Setting Up Dial Up Connection in Microsoft® Windows® 7
What do you mean by the dialup connection and what are the ways to create dial up connection in Windows 7?
Windows 7 as compared to Windows XP and Windows Vista has got abundant and incredible improvements. For both data files and your PC, Windows 7 provides reliable backup and restore solutions. Among the different editions of Windows 7, Windows 7 ultimate Edition is the most popular edition as some of the new features of Windows 7 are Home Group, Jump list, improved task bar, Windows live essential, Magnifier, new turn on turn off features. Windows 7 is considered fast in searching files, folders, applications within seconds. Setting up dial up connection in Windows 7 enables you to have an Internet connection, through which you can use more utilities.
The following information discusses about ways to setting up a dial up connection in Windows 7:
- Dial up connection
- Ways to create it
Dial up connection
Dial up connection is a temporary, non dedicated Internet connection which is made over the ordinary telephone lines by just dialing the Internet service providers number. These connections are the slowest and the most inexpensive connection, as they allow you to connect to the Internet through local server with the help of a standard 56k modem.
Ways to create it
In order to create dial connection in Windows 7 you would have to go to the control panel and choose the Network and Internet connections. Then you would have to click on create a connection to the network. After that in the Location information box you need to enter the necessary information and click on OK and start the new connection Wizard. Then in the new connection Wizard you need to click on the Dial up connection and by clicking next you would have to type a name for the network along with the phone number for the network to which you are connecting.
While using dial up connection you will have to ensure your phone line are not wired to high end electronic systems such as computers and home theater systems as they will produce electromagnetic field when they are active. You will also have to ensure that your phone line does not run in parallel to other wiring. If the location of wiring is changed then it would be beneficial to your dial up connection on Windows 7.
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