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Internet connection Wizard comes up everytime I try to email pictures.

Posted on 2007-11-19
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I have XP Home, Outlook 2003, cable modem.  Everything works fine except when I right click and image choose "send to mail recipient", the internet connection wizard started coming up everytime.

Any suggestions on how to stop this from happening?

Thanks,
Joe
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by:and235100
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In the local policy - Start, Run, type gpedit.msc <hit enter>, disable the Internet Connection Wizard:
http://thesource.ofallevil.com/technet/prodtechnol/windows2000serv/reskit/gp/716.mspx?mfr=true
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by:joechris4571
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I tried solution and got a msg saying Windows cannot find gpedit.msc.
I am running the home version of XP.  Everything else works fine except for this.

Thanks!  
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by:and235100
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Okay - sorry - didn't read the "Home " tag.

Instructions here:
http://www.annoyances.org/exec/show/article04-005
(follow solution 2 or 3)
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Solution 2 or 3 did not work.  Any other ideas?

Thanks,
Joe
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and235100 earned 500 total points
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What happens when you choose "I want to setup my internet connection manually...", Next, "I connect through a local area network", Next.
Then don't select any proxy - and continue to Finish.

It shouldn't reappear after that.

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