Why won't my built in modem work?

Question

Built-in modem on my PC won't connect with server. Getting error message from Wizard that my modem can't be reached. Diagnostic on PC Doctor says that modem is ok. Device Manager says that modem is connected to COM3 socket, however this socket is not listed on Systems Information!

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Answer

This question was answered on May 29, 2003. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

Try changing the setting, change to a different com port You can do this in device manager by highlighting it and clicking properties It sounds that there might be an IRQ conflict.

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Posted by Student of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on May 29, 2003