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You are prompted to disconnect from the Internet each time that you shut down Windows XP.
This problem may occur if your computer is configured to share your Internet connection with other users of your local network.
To correct this problem in Windows XP, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/310563/EN-US/ )Description of Internet Connection Sharing in Windows XP