These may help. You might try making it depend on the 'Network Connection'
service or if you don't need it till after logon then set it to manual start
and 'net start' the service in a logon script.
How to Delay Loading of Specific Services
HOWTO: Control Device Driver Load Order
Dave Patrick ....Please no email replies - reply in newsgroup.
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Microsoft MVP [Windows]
|I have a problem where a Cable login service is starting
| too soon and failing to connect. If I stop wait 20 seconds
| and then start it wiorks fine. I believe I need to delay
| or change the order of starting to allow the network
| services to be ready before the Cable login service
| starts. I cannot change the dependancies the Cable login
| service for some reason.
| I have been told that the Windoiws 2000 services start
| alphabetically. Can I just change the displayed name and
| put a 'Z' in from and will this help.
| Any other suggestions, Please?