Decrease time used to log onto Internet with modem

Updated: 04/01/2018 by Computer Hope

External computer modemFor older computers, you can decrease the time it takes to log onto the Internet by disabling network protocols you will not be using to connect to the Internet.

  1. Double-click My Computer and double-click Dial-up Network icon.
  2. Right-click the Internet Dial-up Networking icon you want to log in faster and click the Properties option.
  3. Click the Server types tab and uncheck the following options.
  • Log on to network
  • NetBEUI
  • IPX/SPX Compatible

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