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Old 11-26-2003, 07:28 PM   #1
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Zoom USB ADSL Modem?


Hi I used to use Linux but I had to change my modem and I now have a Zoom 5510 -72 - 00 ADSL Modem but I have to use Windows and I hate it.

Flashtux.org says that (sourceforge.net/projects/accessrunner) has the drivers for my modem which will make it work under Linux but Im quite new to Linux so Im not sure as to which files I need from that site and what to do with them. If my modem is compatible I will be using Mandrake 9.2. Can anyone help me?
 
Old 06-04-2004, 12:31 PM   #2
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i am using zoom 5510 too and suse 9.1 (and unfortunately winXp) please help!
 
Old 10-22-2005, 07:00 PM   #3
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I also am having difficulties with the above modem
 
Old 10-23-2005, 05:08 AM   #4
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My advice: Take the modem back, and get yourself one with an ethernet connection. There is nothing wrong with zoom, but the USB connection is a pain.
I have installed 4 zoom modems (with ethernet) on various linux distributions without any problems at all.
 
  


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