greedy modem problem - how use USB Hub?

  Limariami 14:53 04 Mar 03
Locked

Hello all

Recently I connected to ADSL with a USB modem. After a while (variable from 1 minute to 1 hour), the connection stops and the only way I can reconnect is by restarting the computer.

After several exchanges, the Helpdesk experts established that my modem is power-hungry and they suggested updating drivers. however, none of these drivers worked.

I decided to buy a self-powered USB Hub but, to my exasperation, it made the problem worse because the internet connection could not be established AT ALL.

Please help. Does this sound like a power problem? If so, am i doing something wrong (the USB Hub didnot come with any instructions so i assumed it was just a metter of connecting)?

Andy T

(specs: ASUS 7V motherboard, Windows 98SE, Alcatel Speedtouch USB modem)

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Surface Pro 5 News - release date, UK price, features, specs

Animator Emanuele Kabu’s psychedelic video is a stunning tribute to Lisbon city

Best Mac antivirus 2017