People seem to like the 3Com “Gamer’s Modem”, which is an internal modem, but is hardware not winmodem. Razer’s Sila gaming router packs all the perks in its trademark black box. Who makes good modems? You also have to take into account that the isp you are dialing into doesn’t have a bank of winmodems, but does have a bank of 3com or another quality hardware modem that may NOT be compatable with a winmodem. Sep 17, Posts: Not sure this really means anything. Has anyone tried one of those USB modems?

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The latest DSP, Mars 3. On the box, look for an indication that it uses the Lucent also known as LT chip. Contact Email us Tell fac what you think. If the problem started with the OS migration you know it is SW related.

About the LT He just lives close to a switching station and never goes through more than one switch, which pretty much negates high connect speeds.

That damn 3COM cost me around bucks. The LT is a “controllerless” modem – which has some advantages. Sat Jul 01, 7: In many cases, all sinmodem is needed to upgrade the modem to 56k is a 5.


Still have an old from 91′ working for e-mail and minor transfers of data.

Lucent 56K PCI Win Modem – fax / modem Series

The Western Digital Elements has rarely been this cheap. There’s a growing list of modems that have been tested with Linux and classified as WinModems, WinModems with Linux drivers, and ‘hardware’ modems. Life in the slow lane: In ‘English’ – has version 5. Winmodfm download area also has a zipped 6.

Get a 4-terabyte USB 3. A “winmodem” is really just an interface for the RJ phone jacks.

Lucent LT Win Modem – Where to find the firmware

The handshake sound has changed with version 5. The driver from your PC’s maker is usually your best bet but if they don’t offer one then you can wjnmodem the generic one.

Oh yeah – just about every PCI modem out there is a winmodem. If your modem is renamed, you will need to adjust Dial-Up Networking connections.

Improvements have been made in the installation with subsequent updates, however, some users may still experience installation issues using the Lucent setup program. Rex [This message was edited by Rex Fenestrarum on June 30, at Lucent Agere – now LSI. I know it probably doesn’t matter that much but I want to know so I can make an informed decision.


My 56k external crapped out on me over the weekend, and now I’m in need of a new one.

There shouldn’t be a problem with using an “xcompatible” AMD processor. This made the dial up sound come up, but after the message “verifying user name and password”, the modem disconnects and gives an error.

Lucent 56K PCI Win Modem – fax / modem Overview – CNET

Non Lucent winmodems are troublesome and are best avoided. Out of business – use generic drivers. Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. Windows Update – Caution! Where to find Driver. Modemsite maintains ‘Readme’ files for the various driver releases – the 8. We sell 3com modem exclusively.