"euser" <euser.2lvbfk@DoNotSpam.com> wrote
> I'm new to this forum but wanted to post about this- I am having the
> same problem with Vista as well- frequently loses internet connection.
> I have a dell laptop and have wi-fi internet connection. It seems to
> lose connection after several minutes of idle time. Also regularly
> happens after the computer is in sleep or hibernate mode.
> I'm very unhappy with Vista about this (also unhappy that many
> applications are unsupported on Vista but that's another story.)
Have you checked power management settings for the NIC in device manager to
not "Allow the computer to turn off this device to save power"? Application
compatibility, as is hardware driver
compatibility, is the responsibility of
the software/hardware vendor.
Rock [MS-MVP User/Shell]