Category: Network and Modem
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: Not specified
Operating System: Windows 98/2000/ME/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 0.1.0.9 / Not specified
Prolink DSL modem is also known as Prolink ADSL modem. It is a modem as well as router and complies with the Universal Serial Bus standard. This product supports a maximum of 24 mbps in terms of downloading stream and a maximum of 1.5 mbps in terms of uploading stream. Also, the prolink DSL modem features a mechanism of zero configuration and this essentially means that it is a complete plug and play device. There is therefore no need for the user to carry out any installation of drivers. Prolink DSL modem comes with a four lid indicator. These four lids indicate power, the signal for ADSL, LAN and the internet. When the lid indicating the internet is blinking and the light indicator is also on, this shows that the internet connection is excellent and the prolink DSL modem is functioning very well.
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
Prolink DSL modem is also designed to be a router. A router is a device for networking used to route as well as forward information. For instance, the direction of information to various paths on the internet is facilitated by routers. Since it is a router as well, the Prolink DSL modem includes a firewall protection which is incorporated into the device to prevent network hackers from gaining access and to stop any malicious attacks. Prolink DSL modem also features a lightning protector which helps prevent lightning from striking. Included in the Prolink DSL modem package is the manual to facilitate quick installation, a network cable (RJ- 45), a power adapter and a phone cable (RJ-11). With all the features that are installed into the Prolink DSL modem, it is a great tool that can be used for the purposes of networking. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Prolink DSL modem errors before installing any driver updates.