Use the directions below to create a dialup connection for
Windows XP Pro operating system. Depending on how your
Windows XP is currently configured, you might find that you
need to skip forward on a few of the steps listed below.
Click Start, then click Control Panel.
Double-click Internet Connections icon.
From within the Control Panel window, double-click
Network and Internet Connections icon to continue.
Click Change your Internet Connection.
on your version of Windows XP, you might see an option for
"Create a New Connection"
in the upper left. Clicking this link will take you to step
#5 below. Otherwise, clicking "Set
up or change your Internet connection" will
pop-up the Internet properties window as shown in step #4.
Click Setup from the Properties window.
Connection Wizard - Click Next to continue.
Select Connect to the Internet, then Next to continue.
Select Set up my connection manually, then Next to
Select Connect using a dial-up modem, then Next to
If you have multiple
modem drivers installed, clicking on Next will popup
a window asking for you to select a modem. Choose the proper
modem, then click Next to continue on to Step 9 below.
Enter BAMnet as the ISP Name, click Next to continue.
as the ISP Name will help you locate this connection when
trying to connect.
Enter phone number to dial, click Next to continue.
Visit our Dial-Up
Number page and choose your desired dialup number.
Enter the number in the space as shown above. Click Next
If dialing our U.S. 1-800 number, enter the entire
number as 1-800-737-7530. If dialing one of our non-800
style numbers (see
list), use the calling format that works for the area
you are in. For example, if no area code is required when
dialing, you might only need XXX-XXXX as the number to dial.
Each country/state have their own calling formats. For more
information on calling patterns including access from Hotels,
visit our Helpful Tips section in the upper right corner
of this page.
Enter User name and Password, click Next to continue.
Enter your User
name and Password exactly as you entered it during
signup. These items are case sensitive so if you used any
capitalization, it will be required here. Add "@bamnet"
to the end of your user name. For example username@bamnet.
Important: do not add ".com"
to the end of @bamnet - this will not work!
The 3 sub-options
are your choice; none are required. If BAMnet is going to
be the only Internet access connection for your computer,
select Make this the default Internet connection.
Selections are made if there is a "check mark"
in the box.
Click Finish to complete the process.
If you would like
to create a shortcut to BAMnet on your desktop, place a
"check mark" in the box as shown above
Finish, a new connection for BAMnet will be created.
If you have difficulty finding the new BAMnet connection,
click Start, click Connect To, and from the
list of available connections click BAMnet.
to let your computer dial BAMnet.
do I do now? Now that you created the connection,
test it by dialing into BAMnet. Upon a successful modem
connection, open either Microsoft Internet Explorer or Netscape
and start browsing the Internet. When finished browsing,
please remember to disconnect from BAMnet.
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