Windows 2000 For DSL
Windows 2000 for your DSL connection is very simple. This tutorial will
walk you through each step of the Network settings to get you online with your
you start, make sure you have the following setup.
- Make sure the ethernet
wire that came with the DSL modem has one end connected to the DSL
modem and the other end connected to your computer or an ethernet
hub. If you have it connected to a hub, then make sure that you have
an ethernet wire connected from the ethernet hub to ethernet port
on your computer.
Start out on the Desktop and have all your applications closed.
Now double click on MyComputer and find the Control Panel
folder, open it. Now find the Network and Dial-up Connections
icon in the Control Panels folder, open it. Right click on
Local Area Connection and select Proprieties. See
example image below.
Internet Protocol TCP/IP
Now select the TCP/IP protocol and click on Properties.
See example image below.
Set the IP address information to be Obtain an IP address automatically.
Then set the DNS server information to Obtain DNS server address
automatically. See example image below.
DSL Configuration For Windows 2000 Complete
This is all that needs to be done to connect to the Internet.
Simply click OK and then click OK again and restart