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How to change the communication speed of a modem?

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How to change the communication speed of a modem?

Follow the steps below for the respective Windows environment to change the communication speed of the modem:
* For Windows 2000/XP
1. Start the modem connection.
2. Click Properties.
3. Click Configure.
4. In Maximum speed (bps), select a required value.
5. Click OK.
6. In the Volume Control panel, check that the Phone volume is not set to Mute.

* For Windows 98/SE/Me
1. Start the modem connection.
2. Click Properties.
3. In the General tab, click Configure and select a required value in Maximum speed (bps).
4. Click OK.

Note: If there is problem with the connection, try to lower or set to another value in Maximum speed (bps).