Hardware Thread, weird dial up modem problem in Technical; hi all my mother in law has a dial up modem connected to bt yahoo she is getting an message ...
24th January 2008, 08:24 PM #1
- Rep Power
weird dial up modem problem
hi all my mother in law has a dial up modem connected to bt yahoo she is getting an message after about two minutes of connection that says " isp does not support modem on hold" and disconnects, the modem is aztech and does not mention this feature anywhere in its setings or how can i disable it, broadband here is a non starter but how can i get rid of this crazy message is it a isp issue or should i try a new modem?
IDG Tech News
24th January 2008, 08:30 PM #2
Is this any use:
Originally Posted by Uraken
Has she got call waiting on?
24th January 2008, 10:19 PM #3
- Rep Power
not really mate i understand the technology, i think i just need to know the initalisation strings to disable the damm thing.
24th January 2008, 10:21 PM #4
This might be set on your phone line rather than in the modem. Thus you may need to dial a prefix code to disable it temporarily.
BTW aren't the 'budget' DSL connections cheaper than dial up these days?
24th January 2008, 10:50 PM #5
Like already stated, it sounds like the modem is V92 compatable and you need to enter an initialization string before it dials out to disable the V92 aspect.
Once you know the full make and model of the modem - just google the modem name with initialization string and you should get the hit.
By Kyle in forum General Chat
Last Post: 17th October 2007, 10:49 PM
By akatuk in forum How do you do....it?
Last Post: 10th October 2007, 08:30 PM
By sbutterworthtj in forum Windows
Last Post: 19th June 2007, 09:37 PM
By adnan in forum Windows
Last Post: 28th March 2007, 11:02 AM
By SpuffMonkey in forum Windows
Last Post: 29th March 2006, 10:57 AM
Users Browsing this Thread
There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)