Configure a dial-up connection, configure advanced connection settings, connect to a private network or the Internet using a dial-up connection, create a dial-up connection to a private network or to the Internet, disconnect a connection, monitor the status of a dial-up connection, or share a connection.
For information on general terminology related to connections, see
connection. Described in this section are tasks
relating to the following kinds of
Dial-up connections to private networks
Dial-up connections to the Internet
For tasks relating to
inbound connections, see
the following articles in this chapter:
The tasks listed here (unless otherwise specified) assume that you have already opened the Network and Dial-up Connections window by:
|Start → Settings → Network and Dial-up Connections|
When you use the Network Connection Wizard to create a new outbound dial-up connection, you specify only minimal configuration information for the connection. Typically, you need to further configure the connection so that you can successfully and efficiently connect to the remote-access server at the remote private network or ...