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How to change the communication speed of a modem?

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How to change the communication speed of a modem?

Follow the steps below for the respective Windows environment to change the communication speed of the modem:
* For Windows® 2000/XP

1. Click Start and the click Control Panel.
2. Refer to the following
* For Category View
Click Printers and Other Hardware and click Phone and Modem Options.
* For Classic View
Double-click Phone and Modem Options.
3. Click the Modem tab.
4. Select the modem and click Properties.
5. Click Modem tab and select the desired Maximum Port Speed.
6. Click OK twice.

* For Windows® 98/SE/ME

1. Click Start-Settings-Control Panel.
2. Double-click Modems.
3. Select the modem and click Properties.
4. Select the desired Maximum Speed and click OK.
5. Click Close.

Note: If there is problem with the connection, try to lower or set to another value in Maximum speed.