Hello Pam, Monday, April 28, 2003, 8:44:59 PM, you wrote: BN> Yea you guys, but I think Pam is looking for system up time, like how long the BN> computer has been running? It'll work if the cable/DSL service is solid and rarely gets interrupted. Pam, try this: click Start -> Run, and type this: cmd /c systeminfo | more When it's done, it'll display a screen of info, including the uptime. To see more, press the Enter key. The window will close when you hit the last line. BN> | I use earthlink so this may not pertain to you Pam but all I BN> | have to do is left click on the little icon in the tray that BN> | looks like 2 monitors with a cable connecting them. When I do BN> | this a box pops up that says disconnect or status. I click on BN> | status and it tells me what number I'm connected to, How long BN> | I've been connected and at what speed and also how many bytes -- Best regards, Scott mailto:Wizard@xxxxxxxx To unsubscribe from this list send an email to pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field OR by logging into the Web interface.