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 How can I detect a internet connection, like does the ICQ NetDetect agent?
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Use "Winsock1.State" to detect a WinSock connection.  A state request most often returns sckClosed or sckConnected depending on the status of the connection.  Used with an IF statement, you should be able to do what you like.

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