Category: Network and Modems
Manufacturer: Actiontec Electronics
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 3072 KB
Operating System: Windows 98/ME/NT/2000/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 18.104.22.168 / 21 May 2003
The Actiontec Home DSL Modem is a device that is used for purposes of providing users with high speed internet access. All the user has to do is simply install the modem and they will be well on their way to browsing the web in a short time. The modem comes with a manual which makes the installation that much easier. In addition to high speed internet connection, users are also able to play multi player games online, download files much faster plus obtain real-time video and audios. More over, users may surf the web for research while chatting on the telephone at the same time. One important thing to note about the modem is that it requires configuration for use on DSL service providers other than American Online. AOL is the only Internet Service Provider that the modem is configured to work on.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
In order to use the Actiontec Home DSL Modem, it needs to be appropriately installed. The installation process is relatively easy. However, users should understand that before they install the modem they should first shut down their computers. The modem comes inclusive of a USB port. A USB cable should then be used to connect the computer and the modem. In addition, the modem is also connected via a telephone cord to a telephone wall jack. It is important that the telephone cord from the telephone is connected to a micro filter which is then connected to the modem. The user has to download the Actiontec Home DSL Modem file, save and unzip it on their computer. The file down loads are available as freeware and shareware on the internet. Nevertheless, without connecting the modem to a source of power, it would be impossible to tell whether it works or not. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Actiontec Home DSL Modem errors before installing any driver updates.