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Windows 7: Internet Shuts Off After I Am Idle!

11 Jun 2009   #1
Windows 7 User

Windows 7 Ultimate Version 6.1.7600 32 Bit.
Internet Shuts Off After I Am Idle!

What can be the problem? I always have to logg off and power cycle my cable modem to get it running again.

I have tried the power mgmt tool in Windows and BIOS.

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11 Jun 2009   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x32

are you sure it's your computer? does your modem have some power save button, or something? that is weird, sorry i cant be more help...
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