Internet Modem Cable

  Dizzy Lizzie 19:58 06 Jun 04
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I cannot connect to the internet as I receive the message "Computer you dialled is not connected." As all connections are in place I was advised to buy a new internet modem cable. This I did, but my old cable has six wires in it and the new one only four. I did try it, but it didn't make any difference. Do I need to try and find one with six wires or do they only have four now? Could there be something else I could try?

  Daveboy 20:03 06 Jun 04

Your cable only uses 2 wires anyway, have you ever connected ? Wrong Number ?

  Fruit Bat 20:08 06 Jun 04

If the cable was faulty you would get "no dial tone".

What ISP are you trying to connect with?

  BBez 20:13 06 Jun 04

"Telnet" into your ISP, that way you'll know if the "on the wire" connection is OK...

  woodchip 20:14 06 Jun 04

What have you done before this occurred, Also your Operating System would help

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