Problem with create new internet connection

WIN 2K PRO. When I trayed to create a new internet connection with "new connection wizard" I recieve message that name of connection iz not a valid, but name is 100% valid !! I trayed many diferent names and messages are always "name is not valid" !? What's the problem?
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Hi zadams,

you are much better using the folder redirection utility rather than roaming profiles, saves you a lot load on the network and profile buildup
check out the profile redirection

as far as standardisationg goes, you can pretty much standardies a desktop via group policy

sorry mate, damn quickpost stuffed me over, that was wrong Q
don't use the wizard
Protecting & Securing Your Critical Data

Considering 93 percent of companies file for bankruptcy within 12 months of a disaster that blocked access to their data for 10 days or more, planning for the worst is just smart business. Learn how Acronis Backup integrates security at every stage

What name did you use? Did you try something as simple as 'abc'?
What kind of network connection are you trying to create? Wireless or Internet via modem?
zadamsAuthor Commented:
I tried many names - long and short. Network connection is internet via ISDN modem.
Make sure you have the the required driver installed for your ISDN modem.
Please, post the extact message as it appears when the error occures. I will try to google a bit on that message for you.
zadamsAuthor Commented:
"Connection name "xxxxxxxx" is not a valid name. The entry name must contain at least one character that is not a space and cannot begin with a period. Choose a different name."
I tried to google for your error message and found nothing useful.
So let me ask you few additional questions.

1. is your Windows 2000 Professional up to date? do you have all service packs patches and updates installed?
2. use an antivirus application to check if there isn't a virus (NOD32 trial might be the best and fastest choice)
3. if you used that computer for Internet before, install and run spyware removal tools (Ad-Aware and simmilar) to check for any spyware
4. do you have any other network (dial-up) connection installed on that computer?

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
zadamsAuthor Commented:
Dear CyberGhost,
Solution for my problem is found. Thanks for all.
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Windows 2000

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.