Category: Network & Modems
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 6661 bytes
Operating System: Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows 2000, Windows XP,
Latest Version / Release Date: 0.0.0001.5 / 09 Jul 2001
A voice modem can be grouped with characteristics such as: data, data/fax, data/fax/voice, and data/fax/voice/speakerphone. A voice modem is able to play and record audio over a telephone line. Many modems are data and fax capable while others contain voice capabilities. TAPI which stands for Telephony Application Programming Interface is a programming standard offered by Microsoft within the Windows operating system. This has enabled software developers to come up with software that can work well with any modem that is TAPI-compliant. For any modem to be compatible with Windows TAPI, it must contain voice drivers as well as sound devices. Voice drivers have been interfaced with Win 9x/Me through UniModem/V, Windows's universal modern voice drivers. For one to know whether the modem he or she is using supports VOICE, there must be a modem wave driver listed in the Windows Device Driver manager.
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
A wave device allows a voice modem to send and receive audio to the sound card via the system bus and no cable will be required between the sound card and the modem. Users of Conexant Voice Modem Serial Wave Device are advised to always use the latest version the devise driver as this will assist them to utilize its functions better and easier. Versions that are old are known to cause conflicts of devices as well as errors in media work. One should therefore attempt to update the Conexant Voice Modem Serial Wave Device drivers at least once per every month or even more often. One should also select the right driver for Conexant Voice Modem Serial Wave Device and also make windows back up every time one wants to update the driver. In case one is not sure of which is the most recent driver, it is important for him or her to consult the manufacturer. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Conexant Voice Modem Serial Wave Device errors before installing any driver updates.