Article ID : S500031554 / Last Modified : 11/04/2018

How to change the communication speed of a modem?

    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).