JSI Tip 7183. When your Windows Server 2003 dial-up connection is disconnected, it may continue to appear as connected for some time?

When your dial-up connection is disconnected, it may continue to show as connected for up to 2 minutes?

If you disconnect the phone line from an external modem, Netconfig immediately updates the status.

If you disconnect the phone line from an internal modem, Netconfig may take between 20 - 30 seconds to update the status.

If it takes longer, your modem driver is NOT informing Netconfig of the status change on a timely basis.



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