A free program that makes sure your ISP won't drop your internet connection due to inactivity. Connection Keeper can also be set up to automatically close those annoying pop-up windows.
Version: 18.0Connection Keeper is an invaluable time-saving tool for dial-up users.
Operating System: Windows
This free program simulates Internet browsing (at a random interval) to prevent the connection from appearing idle, thus preventing your ISP from dropping the connection due to inactivity.
Connection Keeper can also automatically close many types of popup windows, such as those asking if you wish to stay connected.
And if the connection is lost, Connection Keeper can automatically dial back in, restoring the connection as fast as possible. It can also monitor websites, DNS records, DNS blacklists, FTP files, and SMTP servers. Save your time and sanity - try Connection Keeper today.
Version 18.0: Added the ability to test an FTP download.
Version 17.0: Added the ability to monitor an FTP site.
Version 16.0: Improved the Popup Killer feature.
Version 15.0: Added the ability to monitor hyperlinks.
Version 14.1: Bug fix.
Version 10.0: Added the "Query All" tool. Added support for monitoring DNS blacklists.
Version 9.1: Installation bug fix.
Version 9.0: Added ability to fetch DNS records. All new icons.
Version 8.1: Bug fixes and interface improvements.
Version 7.4: Revamped balloon help. Improved help file.