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How to back up and restore a dial-up connection?

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How to back up and restore a dial-up connection?

Follow the steps below to back up a dial-up connection:
1. Log in as user with administrative rights
2. Access the C:\Documents and Settings\All User\Application Data\Microsoft\Network\Connections\Pbk folder. The Application Data folder is a hidden folder.
3. Save the rasphone.pbk file to any media.

Follow the steps below to restore a dial-up connection
1. Log in as user with administrative rights
2. Copy the backup rasphone.pbk file to the C:\Documents and Settings\All User\Application Data\Microsoft\Network\Connections\Pbk folder.