Dial-up Networking is used to establish a connection to a remote dial-up service with an analog modem. This was commonly used before the days of cable and DSL services. To set up a new connection, Windows takes you through a series of prompts.Windows 7, 8.1 and 101. Start menu/Control Panel.2. Click Network and Sharing Center.3. Click Set up a new connection or network.4. Click Set up a dial-up connection and follow prompts.Windows XP1. Start menu/Control Panel.2. Click Network Connections.3. Click Create a New Connection and follow prompts.