NT Syntax

RASDIAL (Dial Up Networking)

Manage RAS/DUN connections.

Dial a RAS connection:
   RASDIAL entryname [/PHONEBOOK:phonebookfile]
                [/PHONE:phonenumber] [username [password|*]] 

Hang up a RAS connection:
   RASDIAL [entryname] /DISCONNECT

Display RAS Status

To use this command requires that Dial Up Networking Service be installed (via Control Panel - Networking)

The default location for PhoneBook entries is \winnt\system32\ras\

Related Commands:

RASPHONE - Manage RAS connections
RASMON - Windows 2000 GUI Resource Kit tool
CHECKRAS - SMS support tools

Equivalent Linux BASH commands:


Simon Sheppard