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Dell/Win98 PC - Shutdown Problem

By Shanghai Sam ·
speed - 56k modem
os - win98/2000 msworks

Able to shutd client pc without problem
except when connection to ISP ( aol.com ) is left without a full signoff
from signon/off interface level menu.

Shutdown sequence hangs. I have seen this problem with older versions of '98
due to certain device and or power mngmnt incompatabilities. Any ideas ?
- George W., NSA and SW eng.

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Kill 2 birds w/ one stone...

by RetroJohnny In reply to Dell/Win98 PC - Shutdown ...

Best solution I can come up with:

Use another ISP other than AOL... Use an ISP that doesn't require you to use THEIR software to dial up. Use one that will allow you to connect directly from a Dial-Up Networking connection. That will eliminate any ISP software conflicting with the way the OS works, simply because there wouldn't BE any...

Good luck.

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