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I am checking something out in my connection and I just wanted to ask, is there a way to auto-disconnect and connect the internet.

For example say I want to disconnect the internet in 1.05 minutes and connect after 10, and repeat this action, is there any program that does that on Windows XP and Windows 7?

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Can you just unplug your network cable manually? – Force Flow Dec 13 '10 at 0:01

One way to do it would be to create two batch scripts, one to disable your network adapter, and another to re-enable it, with something like to following:


netsh interface set interface name="Local Area Connection" admin=disabled


netsh interface set interface name="Local Area Connection" admin=enabled

Change the "Local Area Connection" to the name of your NIC.

You can schedule them in Task Scheduler to run whenever you need.

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Of course this disables your entire network, not just your internet connection... – KJ-SRS Dec 12 '10 at 18:12

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