Subject Re: [ib-support] W2k Lost Network
> Add the microsoft loopback adapter ....
> it will maintain the network up even if u unplug the cable.....
> However if you connect to you will not lost your connection.
> I use it on my laptop with no problems.

Sounds like what I am looking for - Cheers - I look into it

Lester Caine
L.S.Caine Electronic Services