I'm baffled by this one!
(Before anyone hollers "virus," I run a scan
every night and block almost everything at
I was online via dialup. Son wanted to use the phone.
So I selected disconnect from the menu bar modem status
About ten minutes later, I wanted to get back on
and send a message. Reached for the menu bar "connect"
thing, and it's gone!
Opened the network preferences, and the "show
modem status on menu bar" is unchecked. Checked it,
but nothing happened.
Decided to connect via "Internet Connect"
Noticed (I had forgotten about it) that ...