If I read this correctly, your ADSL modem is on the switch and your machine is on the switch and what else?
In short, this is an invalid configuration. You should do some research on internet connection sharing, but I should warn you that since you have an invalid configuration, it means little that it sometimes works. You still need to find a new setup or consider getting a ROUTER or connecting the ADSL directly to the PC.
I am having major problems with MSN Messenger. Everytime I go to send my webcam, or when I try to send a file, I am disconnected from the Internet. I have to go and unplug my modem and switch to reset them. I have no problem sending outgoing emails using Outlook, so I am assuming the problem lies with MSN Messenger.
I am using WindowsXP, I have ADSL and a I am connected to the net through a switch (PCI FX-05IS -
Will someone please help me? This is very troubling
because I use the Internet to communicate with my family and friends back home on the other side of the world.
Thank you in advance.