Logging in problem

Recently i have problem with my modem of logging into some site ...especially to hotmail (i might say impossible)
My modem become very slow in send and receiving ...
When i tried using my friends 56k modem, it seems to come to a stand still ...

When i tried a few solution and found that the cause is my modem ... the ATI2 for my modem got an error when i do a auto detect for the modem driver ...

How do i correct this error as my modem was working perfectly few month ago ?

I'm currently using a 33.6k Discovery Fax Modem ... The model is quite old and not stated on the modem ...

Plese help !!
chmsAsked:
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

s_turner99Commented:
What operating system are you using?  Windows 95, or MAC-OS or what?

If Win95/98 then make sure all settings are correct for your modem.  Go to control panel and double-click on modems.  You can see various settings, make sure they are correct.  (On Win98 there's a diagnostics tab you can use to test settings...it might be there on Win95 but I can't remember for sure.)

Also, you can double-click on My Computer icon and check the Dial-Up Networking settings.  If there's more than one icon in there then you should make sure your network software (e.g. - Internet Explorer) is using the correct one.  In fact, you can connect by double-clicking one of the icons in there - then, after establishing connection, launch your browser or email application...it should use the connection you've already made.

Best of luck to you!
0
tlikCommented:
Remove your modem, then reinstall and use "Standard 336000" driver.
0

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Hardware

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.