Mac OS X 10.2.4: Unable to Establish or Maintain Dial-Up Connection

With Mac OS X 10.2.4, a dial-up (PPP) modem connection cannot be established, or is unreliable.
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  • When connecting to some modem servers, Internet Connect may report there is a connection, but then have difficulty
    establishing a connection.
  • If the connection is established, Internet services such as Web browsing or email may not work.
  • The connection is unexpectedly lost within a few minutes.


Update to Mac OS X 10.2.5 or later.

Related documents

106748: "Mac OS X: Troubleshooting a Dial-Up/PPP Internet Connection"
Published Date: Oct 10, 2016