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Old 11-14-2003, 11:03 AM   #1
tanchu
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Help-MK 9.1 cannot detect usb adsl modem


I have install MK9.1 many times but it still refused to recognise my Prolink Hurricane 8000 usb adsl modem. Is there any driver that i can download or any command to make it recognise the modem?

Have been running xp since the linux os cannot used the modem.

Pls help.

Thanks.
 
Old 11-14-2003, 11:51 AM   #2
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follow my advice and, if your modem don't have ethernet support, return the modem. but i think that if u look on the modem u will find the ethernet port. if u want to share the adsl line (internet) with other computers on your lan, usb modem is a no no.
your modem should be connected to a router.
OH! and please make sure that u buy a wireless router
so the rest ov'us can get our share to... he he!
as for drivers u should Google for it , if the linux HCL don't yet show support.
 
  


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