View Full Version : Modem speed

30-03-2002, 06:09 PM
An LT Win modem in a win98SE P3 system with 48 MB of Ram has slowed from its rated 56K to consistently 12K or 14.4K. I have tried reinstalling the modem, updating the driver, scandisk and defrag all without success. Also checked for viruses.

30-03-2002, 08:21 PM
Have you added any new devices to your phone line lately?


30-03-2002, 09:55 PM
Go to testmyspeed.com then choose new zealand,soho systems and try a download test.This will give your data tranfer speed(the important one) rather than your connection speed.If you have access to a laptop try that.If this also has low data transfer rates ring telecom.There is an $81:00 charge if it proves to be yoyr pc.

30-03-2002, 10:30 PM
Anothony a line test from Telecom is completely free. It's only when you get them around to your house htat it costs.