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OLEXP: Outlook Express May Not Disconnect After Sending and Receiving
Article ID: 232738 - View products that this article applies to.
This article was previously published under Q232738
For information about the differences between Microsoft Outlook Express and Microsoft Outlook e-mail clients, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/257824/EN-US/ )OL2000: Differences Between Outlook and Outlook Express
After you enable the "Hang up after sending and receiving" feature in Outlook Express 5, you may not be disconnected from the Internet after you finish sending or receiving e-mail.
This issue can occur if you click to select the "Hang up after sending and receiving" check box during an active connection to the Internet.
To resolve this issue, click to select the Hang up after sending and receiving check box before you connect to the Internet.
To work around this issue, close your current connection to the Internet, quit Outlook Express 5, and then establish your connection again.
For additional information about remaining connected to the Internet after you have enabled this feature, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/229606/EN-US/ )Remain Connected to Internet After Send or Receive