For a couple of months when they first moved into this house, they also had another ISP. The Compaq logged in at 24 to 26000 on that nonAOL ISP.
When I would visit with my Gateway, it would logon to AOL at the same slow speed....
The COmpaq 12?? is 150 miles away, but I will visit again next weekend.
I will try to get the full model number of the system and modem tomorrow and send it to you.
I would think line noise or interference>>>...
I did try three other numbers with both their Compaq and my old Gateway last summer with the same results.
Their WIN 98se is fully patched..... haven't thought about any Compaq-available additional patches or the modem...
That MiniDock gave me so much hope, I went ahead and got a FULL dock on ebay.
THis will allow installation of additional drives and PCI and ISA cards in addition to the port replication. Which means, this Gateway may become...
My sister and broinlaw have a new house (Ted did the wiring)
They have a Compaq 1200 laptop with a v90 modem.
In their other house, in Detroit, this laptop regularly connected to AOL at about 46,000 bpm
In the new...
The mini dock arrived yesterday and installed today.
After some fits and starts and journeys into Safe Mode, the 9150 is up and running again.
I thank you for this simple, practical and inexpensive solution to bringing...
I've been meaning to set up a wireless network here and got an access point and and internal PC card for another system some time ago. D-Link brand supporting b and g... not sure about a.
THe intention is to be able to...