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From: "Rocky" <>
Subject: Re: [Computers] Keep ISP online?
Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2001 22:15:52 -0400
References: <NDBBIKKIBKOONHALNLKJCEKOFIAA.justgeo1@home.com>


Couple of years for where I live from what I have heard. Right now I have
to go with the best I can get for speed and this is it. I'm locked in to
one cable company so can't change.
--
Rocky Fithian

If God doesn't seem near, who moved?
Mailto: or
http://hometown.aol.com/rockyk2ln/index.html
----- Original Message -----
From: "George Elting" <>
To: <>
Sent: Monday, April 16, 2001 5:42 PM
Subject: RE: [Computers] Keep ISP online?


>
> That is one flaky cable setup... how soon are you going to get "real"
cable
> connections?
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Rocky [mailto:]
> Sent: Monday, April 16, 2001 2:34 PM
> To:
> Subject: Re: [Computers] Keep ISP online?
>
> This is phone out and cable in. Works very well and I can't get cable
both
> ways here yet. They told me it would disconnect after about 4 to 6 hours
of
> inactivity, but I don't want it to do that. I want it on all the time.
> --
> Rocky Fithian
>
> If God doesn't seem near, who moved?
> Mailto: or
> http://hometown.aol.com/rockyk2ln/index.html
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Keith Thompson" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Monday, April 16, 2001 4:50 PM
> Subject: Re: [Computers] Keep ISP online?
>
>
> > If you are on a cable modem, you are connected all the time or should
> > be. If you are dropping out, its time to contact the ISP. That is the
> > purpose of the cable system. You are online all the time. I see that
> > you are with @Home.com. I know that others have had problems, but I
> > don't think that one of the auto-redial programs will do you any good as
> > you are not dialing up through the DUN. There is still something wrong
> > with your setup that is causing the dropouts and only the ISP can help
> > you here.
> >
> > Keith Thompson
> >
> > Rocky wrote:
> > >
> > > I am running a new cable modem system now, but after about 5 hours it
> drops
> > > offline. I have OE looking for new messages every 5 minutes, but that
> don't
> > > keep it online. Any programs out there to make it think it is seeing
> > > activity? I remember something like StaysOn or something, but can't
> find it
> > > on a search.
> > > --
> > > Rocky Fithian
> > >
> > > If God doesn't seem near, who moved?
> > > Mailto: or
> > > http://hometown.aol.com/rockyk2ln/index.html
> > >
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> > --
> > Keith Thompson, Worthington, OH
> > Home Web Page: http://freepages.family.rootsweb.com/~kthompson/
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> >
>
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