Unexpectedly Prompted to Connect to Internet Service Provider

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Article ID: 193311 - View products that this article applies to.
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SYMPTOMS

When you try to connect your Microsoft Windows CE device to your Microsoft Windows 95/98 or Microsoft Windows NT-based computer, Internet Explorer may start, and you may be prompted to connect to your Internet service provider (ISP).

RESOLUTION

To resolve this problem, upgrade to Internet Explorer version 5 or later.

To work around this problem, click Cancel when you are prompted to connect to your ISP. Note that you may need to click Cancel more than once.

STATUS

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.

Properties

Article ID: 193311 - Last Review: January 23, 2007 - Revision: 3.1
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Windows CE Services 2.0
  • Microsoft Windows CE Services 2.1
  • Microsoft Windows CE Services 2.2
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 1.0
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 2.0
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 3.0
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 3.01
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 3.02
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.0 128-Bit Edition
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.01 128-Bit Edition
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 3.2
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.0 128-Bit Edition
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 2.0
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 3.0
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 3.01
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 3.02
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.0 128-Bit Edition
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.01 128-Bit Edition
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5
  • Microsoft Windows 98 Standard Edition
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kbnetwork kbprb kbui KB193311
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This article was written about products for which Microsoft no longer offers support. Therefore, this article is offered "as is" and will no longer be updated.

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