Connecting to an ISP
There are two ways to establish a PPP connection to your ISP:
Use the Remote Access control panel or Remote Access Status application to dial in whenever you want.
Launch an application that requires an Internet connection (such as Microsoft Internet Explorer); a PPP connection is automatically established.
If you have a direct or LAN connection to the Internet, you don't have to worry about establishing a connection—it's always there.
To connect to an ISP with the Remote Access control panel
If necessary, switch to the configuration with which you want to connect.
Click the Connect button. ...