posted on Apr, 14 2005 @ 08:12 PM
Okay....I have a bit of an internet connection issue...
I recently moved and switched from Sprint DSL to Bell South DSL....
My previous account with Sprint was golden...never had a problem...That was a static IP account....
This new account with Bell South though....Ever since I plugged up the modem and installed the software, I've been having problems keeping a steady
If I leave the internet for any longer then 5 or 10 minutes, I'll have to go into the command prompt and renew my IP....Does this mean I have a
I've found a short term solution though.....I just keep my windows media player tuned to on online radio station 24/7 and that seems to work pretty
good - Every now and then though it will take too long to buffer and will go stale....Plus, I'm getting tired of having the damn music going all the
time - I know I could just turn my speakers off and on and off, etc....but I'm lazy
Any solutions?? Also...Is it bad for me to leave my computer running all the time? I had one friend put it to me like this - Would you leave you're
tv on all day...or your coffee pot? So I dunno....I shut it down about once a week just to be on the safe side....unless a power-outage does it for