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A great utility included with Windows is a program
called Trace Route. Open a DOS window and type
tracert <location name>. The location name
can be any IP address or Internet domain like
tracert .The program will then trace the route
from your Internet service provider to that locating,
and show you every server along the way. This
could be useful for when you can't connect to
a site it will show you if some server is down
along the way.
Select your Monitor
Windows might not always detect your Monitor accurately.
This affects display and refresh rates. To select
your monitor manually:
on the Desktop.
from the context menu. On the Settings tab press
Advanced button. Select the Monitor tab. If your
monitor is not listed (correctly) here, click
Monitor form the list, or if you have a driver
disk for your monitor, select have Disk.
and follow any other instructions on screen.
Dial-Up Networking provides for automatic redial.
menu select Connections > Settings.
select the number of times to redial and click
A clean Run!
To remove unwanted items form the Run menu: