You have defined your Connection to the
Internet and verified the setup of the
and are now ready to connect to the Internet :
Select from the Start-Menu : Settings /
Network Connections and then your
(like for a modem connection ) :
||or you can call you again the
Network Connections and select
your connection, then select in
"Network Tasks" : "Start this
or simply double-click on your connection
||It will show your Username.
for my connection, it was required to
append to the username "@SKYNET",
to allow the server at my phone-company
to connect me to my ADSL Internet provider.
select to "Connect"
||You will hear nothing (unlike then connecting via a
while you get connect to your ISP.
||your username and password are verified.
||If username and password are ok, you will get
a connection icon in your taskbar.
||Right-click the taskbar icon to get the menu.
||A quick look at the "Status":
It displays the connection time,
the amount of data transferred and it
allows to "Disconnect"
It displays the network parameters,
including the IP-address assigned to you
for this connection by your ISP.
Happy Internet Surfing !
Once you are done, don't forget to disconnect : Right-click on
the taskbar icon, then: "Disconnect" :