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my dell 1150 laptop was changed from xp to vista my dialup modem wont work

Q: my dell 1150 laptop was changed from xp to vista my dialup modem wont work

is there a driver that will work with vista for my modem?

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A: my dell 1150 laptop was changed from xp to vista my dialup modem wont work

Er.... what is the make an model of this modem?
 
A little history regarding your problem wouldn't hurt.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/485301/my-dell-1150-laptop-was-changed-from-xp-to-vista-my-dialup-modem-wont-work/
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i have a dell inspiron 1150 and the power cord got loose and it would flicker from charging to not and now it wont even turn on with the cord in the two outsids lights on the front either flash ot go steady deprnding on how you wiggle the cord it wont power on st all the dell people said it was a bad board are they right? any ideas?
 

A:Dell inspiron 1150 wont start

The DC Jack is broken. This DC Jack is where you plug in the AC adapter. The jack is soldered to the motherboard, and It can be replaced without having to replace the motherboard
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/dell-inspiron-1150-wont-start.92872/
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Hi
My wife's laptop has stopped working. She tells me that when she switched it on there was a screen which said Windows was closing down because there was a threat to the computer, possibly due to a recent update, or something like that. By the time I reached the computer this message had disappeared leaving a whiteish slightly shimmering screen.
I tried switching off and restarting but after about 15-20 seconds the whirring stopped and the computer did nothing else.
I tried to start in safe mode by tapping F8 with same result
I tried to start in safe mode holding F8 down, same result.
During the time the computer is switched on the lights flash amber a few times then green, this is repeated at regular intervals.
I would be grateful if someone can help for she seems to hold me responsible for losing all her photographs (the main purpos of this computer).
Regards
phil
 

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Hi!

I recently purchased a used Dell Laptop running WIndows 98 SE. It came with an Ethernet card and is enabled. When I went to sign on to the internet, it says it can't find my modem. I go under other devices and listed is PCI Ethernet Controller and PCI MUltimedia Audio device. There are yellow question marks next to each. I look up the ethernet controller and tells me that a driver is not installed. I attempted to reinstall and it says it can't find a driver.

How do I get this ethernet card to work?

Under PCMCIA Socket is listed a Texas Instruments PCI-1225 CardBus controller. Does that mean something?

Thanks again for everyone's help.

Nancy
 

A:modem won't work on dell laptop

Just pulled out the card and it's a 3com 10/100 lan cardbus pc card wti5h Xjack Connector. Moel 3cxfe575bt

Hope this helps.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/modem-wont-work-on-dell-laptop.193606/
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I reformatted a Dell Optiplex GX110 with Windows XP Pro. Now I can can't get NetZero dialup to work. When I look in the Device Manager the is a big yellow questions mark by Other Devices > PCI Modem. It appears there is no driver for the modem. I have no idea what driver to download because I don't know what kind of modem it is. *sigh* I've been messing with it for 5 hours and have now started crying. I'm not joking, I really am crying. Any help would be much appreciated.

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Dell inspiron 1470

The main problem is that the Sims 3 game wont load on it. I put it in and I can hear it whizzing round however nothing happens and it doesnt recognise it. There are no error messages or anything.
 

A:Sims 3 wont work on Dell Laptop

Can you access the disc through manually through My Computer? If not, then I would try the disc on another computer. If it doesn't work there, it's possibly a bad disc.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/sims-3-wont-work-on-dell-laptop.995930/
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Hi everyone,

I recently bought a new Dell laptop Inspiron 1545 with Windows 7 64-bit, Pentium(R) Dual core CPU T4200 @ 2.0GHz (2CPU's), 4096MB RAM. The graphics card is an ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4330

The main problem is that the Sims 3 game wont load on it. I put it in and I can hear it whizzing round however nothing happens and it doesnt recognise it. There are no error messages or anything.

I have used the game on a previous Dell laptop and it worked fine so the game is alright, also, I have played other games on my new laptop and its fine. On the other hand it doesnt recognise certain DVD's either. I thought the spec of my laptop was adequate for the Sims 3 but I could be wrong. Any help would be much appreciated!

Thanks
 

A:Sims 3 wont work on new Dell laptop

What happens when you double-click on the DVD drive letter in Computer?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/sims-3-wont-work-on-new-dell-laptop.896845/
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Hi My laptop shuts down at random intervals--although I think it is more based on the heat coming from the power than a Windows error I have taken the battery out and just use it with the plug Also when I try Laptop--dying Inspirion slow death? a 1150 Dell to do a disk cleanup it hangs up at the compress old files part and does not move past that and then usually shuts down I ran a full McAfee scan yesterday and nothing was found Any help would be greatly appreciated Logfile Dell Inspirion 1150 Laptop--dying a slow death? of Trend Micro HijackThis v Scan saved at PM on Platform Windows XP SP WinNT MSIE Internet Explorer v SP Boot mode Normal Running processes C WINDOWS System smss exe C WINDOWS system winlogon exe C WINDOWS system services exe C WINDOWS system lsass exe C WINDOWS system svchost exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe C WINDOWS system spoolsv exe C WINDOWS Explorer EXE C PROGRA COMMON AOL ACS acsd exe C Program Files Common Files McAfee HackerWatch HWAPI exe C PROGRA McAfee MSC mcmscsvc exe C WINDOWS BCMSMMSG exe c PROGRA COMMON mcafee mna mcnasvc exe C WINDOWS System hkcmd exe C Program Files Synaptics SynTP SynTPLpr exe C Program Files Synaptics SynTP SynTPEnh exe C Program Files Dell Media Experience PCMService exe C Program Files Java j re bin jusched exe C Program Files Dell AccessDirect dadapp exe C Program Files Common Files AOL ee AOLSoftware exe C PROGRA McAfee VIRUSS mcods exe C Program Files NETGEAR WG T wlan t exe C PROGRA McAfee MSC mcpromgr exe c PROGRA COMMON mcafee redirsvc redirsvc exe C PROGRA McAfee VIRUSS mcshield exe C PROGRA McAfee VIRUSS mcsysmon exe C Program Files McAfee MPF MPFSrv exe C WINDOWS wanmpsvc exe c PROGRA mcafee com agent mcagent exe C Program Files Internet Explorer iexplore exe C Program Files Trend Micro HijackThis HijackThis exe R - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Default Page URL http www dell me com myway R - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Start Page http www yahoo com R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Default Page URL http www dell me com myway R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Start Page http www dell me com myway O - BHO AcroIEHlprObj Class - E F-C D - D -B D- B D BE B - C Program Files Adobe Acrobat ActiveX AcroIEHelper dll O - BHO scriptproxy - DB D A - - E -B D- F C - c PROGRA mcafee VIRUSS scriptcl dll O - Toolbar amp Radio - E - F- D - E- A C - C WINDOWS System msdxm ocx O - HKLM Run BCMSMMSG BCMSMMSG exe O - HKLM Run IgfxTray C WINDOWS System igfxtray exe O - HKLM Run HotKeysCmds C WINDOWS System hkcmd exe O - HKLM Run SynTPLpr C Program Files Synaptics SynTP SynTPLpr exe O - HKLM Run SynTPEnh C Program Files Synaptics SynTP SynTPEnh exe O - HKLM Run PCMService quot C Program Files Dell Media Experience PCMService exe quot O - HKLM Run SSC UserPrompt C Program Files Common Files Symantec Shared Security Center UsrPrmpt exe O - HKLM Run SunJavaUpdateSched C Program Files Java j re bin jusched exe O - HKLM Run DadApp C Program Files Dell AccessDirect dadapp exe O - HKLM Run QuickTime Task quot C Program Files QuickTime qttask exe quot -atboottime O - HKLM Run HostManager C Program Files Common Files AOL ee AOLSoftware exe O - Global Startup Adobe Reader Speed Launch lnk C Program Files Adobe Acrobat Reader reader sl exe O - Global Startup America Online Tray Icon lnk C Program Files America Online aoltray exe O - Global Startup NETGEAR WG T Smart Wizard lnk O - Extra button no name - B E C - FCB- CF-AAA - C - C WINDOWS System msjava dll file missing O - Extra 'Tools' menuitem Sun Java Console - B E C - FCB- CF-AAA - C - C WINDOWS System msjava dll file missing O - Extra button Related - c fe - f d- d -a b- aa c a - C WINDOWS web related htm O - Extra 'Tools' menuitem Show amp Related Links - c fe - f d- d -a b- aa c a - C WINDOWS web related htm O - Extra button Real com - CD F -D E - d - FE- C F AFE - C WINDOWS System Shdocvw dll O - Extra button MUSICMATCH MX Web Player - d ca b-ef - af-bee - d a c d - ... Read more

A:Dell Inspirion 1150 Laptop--dying a slow death?

Replying to my own thread here---where else can I access the old files and clear them myself instead of having the PC get hung up on disk cleanup?? Argh!!!!

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f284/dell-inspirion-1150-laptop-dying-a-slow-death-204388.html
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I Drive Dell 1150 - Laptop Overheating Vs Error Hard Inspiron have been asked to look into Laptop Dell Inspiron 1150 - Hard Drive Error Vs Overheating a problem with a Dell inspiron laptop concerning an intial BSOD error which is intermittent and has happened twice and only twice in the last week according to its owner I witnessed the error today but unfortunately did not note any particulars of the error What I did notice was that the error happened when the power was supplied by the AC adaptor The hard drive emitted a continuous clicking noise as if it were trying to boot after and at the BSOD On turning the laptop over to its underside with the BSOD on screen I noted that the fan was still On the BSOD on pressing the power on button with power supply in the BIOS reports that there is no bootable device and does not provide any access to a HDD menu in setup On removing the power supply jack and rebooting from the battery pack the laptop boots perfectly While writing this post the laptop has emitted two click type noises and the screen has frozen I am now of the humble opinion that there is an overheating problem here since the underside of the laptop is warm and the fan has stopped - - at present the laptop turns on then swiftly back off again regardless of where the power is sourced I have advised the owner to purchase a cool mat to alleviate the heat build up since there is a paltry sized fan supplying air flow to the components Is this a common problem with Dell inspiron laptops all laptops or is there a fundamental hard drive problem approaching I will be backing her data up this evening if I can get the laptop on again Many thanks for your help and opinions Darren

A:Laptop Dell Inspiron 1150 - Hard Drive Error Vs Overheating

In this case I would call Dell tech support they may be of some help and have them check the part number of the AC Adapter for the unit. It may be the wrong one. If the unit boots which apparently it does I suggest until you verify the proper power supply that you do not use the pwoer supply, if the polarity is wrong for the computer and I think it is there could be damage to the computer, the noise you hear from the hard drive is probably the hard drive running backwards or trying to.

As for the BSOD if you can get the error message for us and/or Dell tech support it would be most helpful

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/59872/laptop-dell-inspiron-1150-hard-drive-error-vs-overheating/
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I had a cable modem (motorola Surfboard S5120) set up to my Dell Desktop, but my hard drive failed the other day from a power outage, so I thought I would just connect my cable modem to my Dell Inspirion laptop?but it's not working. I connected the cable modem to the computer (it has windows XP) and it said that it installed it- I also installed using the installation disk. The user guide on the installation disk said that you should go to START, RUN, CMD, and then type in IPCONFIG. Nothing shows up for my Cable Moden. If I try to open Internet Explorer or anything- it wants to dial-up, but that's what my dad has been using this laptop with.

Anyone have any ideas- I think I have tried every button on the computer- Internet Options, Modem Options, etc. I even tried to connect using an ethernet connection instead of the USB..

Thanks!!!
 

A:Cable Modem Not connecting Laptop only Wants to Use Dialup

go thru View Network Connections and disable the dialup connection

then use right-click->properties on the LAN and verify that DHCP is active.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/cable-modem-not-connecting-laptop-only-wants-to-use-dialup.82098/
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Hi Rambo,

Did you ever find the Flash Player in the Add/Remove programs view?
Please uninstall the Flash player, reboot the machine, then download and reinstall it again.

Is it steam that isn't recognizing the Flash Plugin? Because the Flash plugin is only really used in the Browser-view of steam and shouldn't affect it's functionality in any other way.

If both are installed and problem persists after reboot, also Repair steam from Add/Remove programs after Flash has been installed, to make sure that Steam knows it's installed from the start.

Otherwise get back to us with more information, what error codes you get, where it won't load etc etc.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/adobe-flash-player-wont-work-on-my-new-dell-xps-15-laptop-595710.html
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A:Dell Inspiron Laptop wont start and System Restore doesn't work

One last thing you can try is to press F8 while booting and on the next menu, select the 'Last Known Good' option
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dell-inspiron-laptop-wont-start-and-system-restore-doesnt-work.956467/
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Please help.
 

A:Vista dialup ICS refusing to work please help

Ok so ICS almost seems to be working..
Except DHCP doesn't seem to be(still says NO and some devices are having issues obtaining an IP address)
How can I turn on DHCP for that connection? It should be on for ICS no???
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/vista-dialup-ics-refusing-to-work-please-help.649894/
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A:changed from winme to win98 cant get modem to work

Chance are, that modem was specifically designed for that computer, which was manufactured with Win ME. HP and Compaq are bad about that. You may need to get another modem and give it a whirl.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/changed-from-winme-to-win98-cant-get-modem-to-work.258379/
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A:Changed RDP listening port, not 3389 wont work

Any help here?

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A:Modem wont work?

2 things to try. First is start up in Safe Mode and remove all COM ports and any modems that may still be showing. Reboot and see if it works.

Second, check your WinModem disk - there should be an uninstall program on there that removes all the WinMomem files from your system. If not, let us know - we'll track it down for you.

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Thx
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A:CNR modem wont work

goto bios, u might see a setting somewhere for "Use CNR device for WAN communication" or "Enable CNR Modems"

find something along those lines, and enable it.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cnr-modem-wont-work.181242/
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Hello,

I have a Motorola SM45 modem card that i have never used before and just today i had to set it up to test something.

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Do i have to like, turn this thing on or something? Because i like...dont see the on switch??
 

A:Why wont this modem card work!?!?

What operating system?

Google says that modem doesn't work with Windows XP.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/why-wont-this-modem-card-work.437067/
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but i have no problems with usb cable.
network adaptors in device manager is all working ok.says this device is working properly.
have made sure lan is switched on in bios.

have rung my isp and they said it was an incorrect isp coming back(indian call centre) he told me to ring there 1 a min hepline! thought i would try you guys first.

to there credit they have offered to send me a new modem which is on its way now.
i currently using a motorola surfboard sb5100

any help much appreciated

cheers
 

A:ethernet wont work on modem....

Did you power down the modem for 30 seconds or more when you changed from the USB to the Ethernet? That's a REQUIRED step.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/ethernet-wont-work-on-modem.723026/
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Would appreciate any advice??....
 

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Hey People I need some help about a week ago my dsl modem stopped working boardmax ISP is eartklink Well finally got a new modem from them a zyxel p- r-elink i set it up and the modem works fine when its hooked up to the computer only The problem is when i try to hook up work with wont dsl modem router new my wireless network linksys wrt gs router can not find server but i new dsl modem wont work with router can use the web browser to confi router but no internet Now i tired to config Modem into brigde mode but everytime the internet light goes out My connection is pppoe The router is set up DHCP Now am not an expert but i had no problems setting up the network with my old modem Now am i doing something wrong which I knowi am but dont know what or can ISP know when you are using a router and want you to pay extra to have a network I tired to config modem and router Again I need HELP I have Win XP PRO nbsp

A:new dsl modem wont work with router

Can't find anything about that modem. "Now i tired to config, Modem into brigde mode" makes me think that maybe it is a modem/router combo. Is it? If so, and you can't get it into bridge mode you can daisy chain the routers, but make sure that they do not use the same LAN subnet. Or you can configure the 2nd router as a switch and, optionally, wireless access point.
 

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A:Modem connects ( However IE and Firefox wont work)

See if there aren't any custom proxy settings, try clearing the DNS cache & if it doesn't work, you can always try to repair the Winsock files.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/modem-connects-however-ie-and-firefox-wont-work.49325/
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Does the ethernet cable go from the modem into the WAN port of the Belkin router?
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badness
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/belkin-router-wont-work-with-arris-modem.895193/
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Possible bad video card; but, the fact that the power light doesn't turn on worries me that it is something worse.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dell-inspiron-1150-lcd.803712/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dell-studio-1737-laptop-wont-boot-past-dell-logo.1107624/
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This may be a simple case that you forgot to power cycle (unplug for 30 seconds) the modem when switching devices. Otherwise, ...

Reset the router to factory default settings.
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Dell use propriatary boards for their machines, that is they are built for Dell by a 3rd party company, why do you want to know,?

If your after drivers go here, you will need to enter your service tag or you can choose by model.

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You are very very brave, opening a laptop.

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A:Help function on Dell inspiron 1150

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A:Can anyone tell me what is wrong with my dell inspiron 1150? Is it dead?

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A:Dell Inspiron 1150 Display Issue

Well it seems that Windows 7 doesnt like the Intel Drivers for the Video Card. A restarts it defaults back to the Standard VGA Adapter.

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Is this what your looking for?

http://support.dell.com/support/dow...biz&releaseid=R21981&formatcnt=1&fileid=36479

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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/more-than-one-hard-drive-in-a-dell-inspiron-1150.32410/
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Do you think upgrading to a better heatsink fan will take care of the problem?

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A:Dell Inspiron 1150 / Heatsink problem

does it just shut off or does it lag then turn off like there's something overworking the cpu? if it's a heat problem that's gonna be a tough one, try using some arctic silver 5 on the stock heatsink that stuff is known to drop a few degrees centigrade even on stock heatsinks.
 

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Contact Dell. removing the battery will do nothing. Dell's have a dedicated security chip to prevent bypassing the bios password.
 

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A:New Factory Shipped DELL. when upgrading from XP home to PRO, the modem doesn't work

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All great, but true explaination...

What about this scenario.....

what if ATI sent dell 512 MB HM chips, labeled as 256 MB HM chips.... then if you set HM at 256 with a gig of ram, your system would register 768 MB ram and would show 512 MB of video memory,,, HMMM ,,, nice little screw up huh,,,,

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Device Manager
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Dadaji said:

Due to frequent travel I still use a dialup connection on Guam, to save ISP fees for broadband.
After booting up and logging in to my ISP, Eudora and Firefox both work fine.

BUT..If I Disconnect from the ISP, and close the software...I cannot check email and Firefox cannot see any server.
So I have to reboot ...as I only have one phone line and need to keep the line clear...this is very annoying.

Seems that Windows XP is not resetting the modem properly except during the reboot.
Any suggestions?
Thanks
Microsoft Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600]
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C:\Documents and Settings\Hadyn>ipconfig/all

Windows IP Configuration

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : home-st61fzxd0i
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Unknown
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No

Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection:
Media State......: Media disconnected
Description.....: Broadcom 440x 10/100 Integrated Controller

PPP adapter KUENTOS:
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : WAN <PPP/SLIP> Interface
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-53-45-00-00-00
Dhcp Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No

IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . : 202.128.8.143
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.255
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . : 202.128.8.143
DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . : 202.128.7.1
NetBIOS over Tcpip.............: DisabledClick to expand...

Of course, I reopen the software before trying to check email or access the internet. Sorry...without that bit, my post looks a bit silly.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dialup-56k-modem-reset-problem.619456/
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Hiyas,

Is it possible to setup a Dialup server with an ADSL modem... If so Can someone with a Dialup modem connect to the ADSL modem?

I used to have Dialup server games when i had dialup and am keen to have another tonight, Only now i have ADSL and im not sure how to set it up, and if its possible..

If anyone knows how or IF its possible please tell me... A URL would be great too with a bit of a step by step thing .

THankyou.

Lee
 

A:Dialup Server with ADSL modem?

Ohh yea im on Windows 2000 if that makes any difference.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dialup-server-with-adsl-modem.130547/