Good morning Lynda Take a look at some of your programs such as Email, antivirus programs, windows update. Programs of this sort at times have an option to connect when required for checking email, looking for virus pattern updates, or downloading new windows updates. Usually a program that is set to connect when required can be changed in the options. Hopefully that helps *********** REPLY SEPARATOR *********** On 6/29/02 at 10:11 AM Lynda wrote: >My computer goes back on line by itself, I disconnect and come back in >later >and it has reconnected, only seems to do it when it feels like it, but it's >a nuisance since I only have the one phoneline?? >Lynda >http://lyndasebay.cjb.net > - Users can unsubscribe from this list by sending email to 24hoursupport-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field OR by logging into the Web interface at http://web.tampabay.rr.com/spider1/24hrsupport.htm.