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Selecting Notebook COM-port for PCMCI modem under W95

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Selecting Notebook COM-port for PCMCI modem under W95

I have a Notebook with two modems:

Compaq Armada 1592DT Pentium MMX 233MHz; 32M; Windows 95 Enhanced/DOS 7.10
Modem 1
Compaq Microcom 420 56K PC Card Fax Modem
Modem 2
Xircom 16-bit Modem 56-GlobalACCESS

Actually I use only one modem at the time and keep the other for spare (I've had some troubles with the HW/cabling/plugs)

Now I have the following problem:
Modem 1 (the Compaq) has been assigned to COM3
Modem 2 (the Xircom) has been assigned to COM5
I have a banking program that can only connect to COM1-4 and thus I cannot use the Xircom for that. How do I connect the Xircom to one of the ports COM1-4?
I have disabled both PCMCI cards and installed the HW again, but given no choice.....

Thanks for your help

Christiaan
NB I use COM2 for downloading my Digital Camera + Direct Cable Connection.
I can use COM1 or COM3 for Infrared, application support provided for COM4 + LPT3 (whatever that might mean)
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