[ubuntu-za] Strange problem with router
pops at cairnsgames.co.za
Sun Apr 8 15:59:52 BST 2007
Obviously - but what Window's setting could cause this sort of
On Sat, 2007-04-07 at 22:25 +0200, Jan Kroeze wrote:
> The problem isn't windows directly. Routers are completely independant
> of OS. The problem is most likely in your windows connection settings.
> On 07/04/07, Bill Cairns <pops at cairnsgames.co.za> wrote:
> I recently got a new router (my previous one died but never
> gave any
> problems until it did). It is a Mega 100WR and I got it from
> Now what is strange about this router is that it works
> perfectly with
> Dapper. I have never had an incling of a problem.
> But it gives constant problems under Windows (2000). Half the
> Pegasus Mail tells me that it can't connect to the POP server
> Firefox tells me that it has lost contact with its server. (I
> demeaned myself so far as to try Explorer, but it came up with
> a similar
> diagnostic). Strangely enough the problem fixes itself without
> intervention after a bit and I can run normally without any
> This is a strange problem to post on this site - but I have
> run out of
> ideas. I know that the obvious answer is to give up Windows
> completely -
> but I need to hang around there a wee bit longer.
> Any ideas?
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