Removing Virtual Private Network Adapter Leaves Dial-Up Adapter

Symptoms

When you remove the Virtual Private Network (VPN) adapter in the Add/Remove Programs tool in Control Panel, the Dial-Up Adapter is not removed.

Resolution

If you want to remove the Dial-Up Adapter, uninstall Dial-Up Networking, or manually remove the Dial-Up Adapter. To do so, use the appropriate method:

Uninstall Dial-Up Networking

To uninstall Dial-Up Networking, use the following steps:

  1. Click Start, point to Settings, click Control Panel, double-click Add/Remove Programs, and then click the Windows Setup tab.
  2. Click Communications (the word Communications, not the check box), click Details, and then click the Dial-Up Networking check box to clear it.
  3. Click OK, click OK, and then click Yes when you are prompted to restart your computer.

Remove the Dial-Up Adapter

  1. Click Start, point to Settings, click Control Panel, double-click Network, and then click the Configuration tab.
  2. Click the Dial-Up Networking adapter.
  3. Click Remove, and then click Yes when you are prompted to restart your computer.

Status

This behavior is by design.
Propiedades

Id. de artículo: 186243 - Última revisión: 01/23/2007 - Revisión: 1

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