silence that modem

  iamalipaul 22:35 07 Jan 04
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I have win 98SE and IE 6. I know that you can silence the dial up screech that it makes, but I cant remember how to do it. I think it was a code that I entered on one of the properties tabs. Could it be that I have recently installed tescos any-time browser.

modem is a rockwell 56K V90 I think

thanks in anticipation

  woodchip 22:42 07 Jan 04

Control Panel\Modem there is a sound slider in there that you should be able to disable the sound. you will need to check all to find it

  iamalipaul 23:25 07 Jan 04

thanks woodchip

checked the slider and it was at 0. then under control panel I found 2 modems installed; probably when recently i moved the modem to a different PCI slot to accomodate a cooling fan, solved by removing the excess and reboot.

  woodchip 23:31 07 Jan 04

Sometimes it's best to remove both modems and reboot and windows will reload the right one when you restart. If it's switched on

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