I'm here looking for a resolution to the same problem... Intermittently,
Vista thinks it has lost internet connection. I connect to the Internet
through Verizon cable>RCA DCM315 Cable Modem>Linksys WRT54GP2A-AT
VOIP\Wireless Gateway>Intel Pro 1000 PM network adapter...
"Bruce G" wrote:
> I have had this happen several times -
> I am on DSL. My router and all other devices connected to the router are
> working fine but the Vista machine reports that it is not connected to the
> After rebooting the machine - everything is working correctly -
> I haven't yet found a pattern that triggers that problem -
> interestingly - I have trillian running all the time and it remains
> connected, but Outlook and IE can't find a connection.
> IE doesn't even connect to the IP address of my router.
> "sirlamalot" wrote:
> > Does anybody know why I keep losing my internet connection?
> > Everytime I do so I have to reset the modem and regain connection through
> > the diagnostic tool in networking.
> > I did not have this problem with XP. I have a broadband connection and I'm
> > using the Ultimate version of Vista.
> > It becomes a bugger when you want to leave your computer on throughout the
> > day to download files.
> > Just for the record also. This is the second time I have installed this
> > Vista and the connection was fine on the first installation. It's wierd I
> > tell you.
> > Computers just rack my brains.
> > Gav