Manage Remote Access Service (RAS) connections.
This is a part of the Dial-Up Networking service, typically used to connect a PC to an Internet Service Provider.
Dial a RAS connection: RASPHONE [-v] -f PhoneBook_file -d "PhoneBook_entry" Hang up a RAS connection: RASPHONE [-v] -f PhoneBook_file -h "PhoneBook_entry" Display RAS Status dialogue box RASPHONE -S Other RAS options: RASPHONE [-v] -f PhoneBook_file options "PhoneBook_entry" OPTIONS -a : Add new PhoneBook entry -e : Edit an existing PhoneBook entry -c : Clone an existing PhoneBook entry -r : Delete/remove an existing PhoneBook entry -v : Disable - 'grey out' the option to rename the PhoneBook_entry
To use this command requires that Dial Up Networking Service be
installed (via Control Panel - Networking)
The default location for PhoneBook entries is %SystemRoot%\System32\ras\
"Someone invented the telephone,
And interrupted a nation's slumber,
Ringing wrong but similar numbers"
- Ogden Nash
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