This article describes how to configure Windows NT 4.0 Dial-Up Networking
(DUN) to connect to your Internet Service Provider (ISP).
NOTE: The procedure in this article assumes your ISP provides the PPP
protocol for dial-up connections.
The following instructions assume that you have already installed Dial-Up
Networking on your computer. For information about installing Dial-
Up Networking in Windows NT, see the following article in the Microsoft
TITLE: How to Install and Configure Windows NT 4.0 Dial-Up Networking
To configure Windows NT to connect to an ISP using PPP, follow these
- If the TCP/IP protocol is installed, you can proceed with step 2.
If the TCP/IP protocol is not installed, double-click Network in
Control Panel, click the Protocols tab, click Add, click TCP/IP
Protocol, click OK, and then follow the instructions on your screen.
- In My Computer, double-click Dial-Up Networking.
- If you have run Dial-Up Networking before, click New to create a new
phonebook entry for your ISP. If this is the first time you have run
Dial-Up Networking, you receive the following message:
The phonebook is empty. Press OK to add an entry.
- Under Name The New Phonebook Entry, type a name for your ISP, and then
- Click the I Am Calling The Internet check box to select it, and then
- Under Phone Number, type your ISP's phone number, click Next, and then
- Click More, and then click Edit Entry And Modem Properties.
- Click the Server tab. Ensure that Dial-up Server Type is set to PPP,
Windows NT, Windows 95 Plus, Internet.
- Click TCP/IP Settings, modify the settings to match the settings
provided by your ISP, and then click OK.
- If your ISP requires a terminal window to log on, click the Script
tab, click Pop Up A Terminal Window, and then click OK.
- Click OK, and then click Dial to connect to your ISP.
- Type your user name and password for your ISP account, clear the
Domain box, and then click OK.
Article ID: 156569 - Last Review: November 1, 2006 - Revision: 1.1
- Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Developer Edition
- Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition
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