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Auto Login to MS Network on startup in Win 98SE ??

Is it possible to restart a PC using WIN 98 SE and set it up so that it automatically logs on to the network?

I have two PC's on a home network, both WIN 98 SE.

I would like to select a restart from the start menu and have the box restart and login to the 'MS Networking' by itself.

Pat G.
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Create a .bat file with one line to run IE or Netscape for example:
Better yet check short cut target of IE (on Netscape) and copy to your .bat.
Save it in root with some good name (aaaa).
Add aaaa to Programs-Startup. Set "Internet Properties"- "Connections" to "Always dial...". reboot and see if this is what you want.
get this:



after download it, extract it and right click on the inf file and install (or u can follow the instructions--tweakui.hlp)

go to ur control panel u will see the "Tweak UI", double click it and go to "Logon" Tab, and check the checkbox on "log on automatically at system startup", and type in ur user and password

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get Tweak UI from the internet (and i believe its in win98 cd too)

and go to control panel> add/remove programs > Windows setup > Have Disk > point to tweakui.ini (something like that) then when it displays Help on the right side close it.

back to control panel > you could see tweak ui go to network tab

hope that helps
ploppinAuthor Commented:
Thanks smallbee! It worked like a champ.
no problem dude...

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