Modem on XP ok for 1 use then U/S Help!

  pavel 13:44 06 Feb 03
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Iam running xp With hp560 modem in pci slot
It worked fine once, I went to use it again and connection failed due to "Modem switched off or not installed properly" . I have done the usual things
1, Modem is in slot ok, 2. Uninstalled then used XP hardware detection wizard to reload drivers etc fron cd 3. even tried restore to last known working state but NONE WORKED.
Any ideas folks ?
Help
Pavel

  pavel 13:47 06 Feb 03

THE DEVICE MANAGER SAYS THAT THE MODEM IS WORKING FINE :-)
PAVEL

  paulq 14:00 06 Feb 03

I had simmilar trouble with a modem once. I tried EVERYTHING, including contacting BT.In the end I just changed the modem and everything was rosy again. Modems cost from a tenner upwards now so it's not the end of the world....

  goonerbill 19:18 06 Feb 03

had modem that worked fine in ME but for some reason it liked to change com port in XP. gave up trying to sort prob. out and got new modem

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