RE: Modem dials without dialtone?
| | Randy Orrison writes:
| | > Is it likely to be just a poor modem,...
| | Yes. My Zoom modem does it too. Very irritating.
| Anyone have any ideas whether it can be fixed via a setting, or
| recommend an external hardware modem available at a reasonable price in
| the UK that won't dial if it doesn't have a dial tone?
It can be fixed with a setting. I don't remember off the top of my head,
but I recall doing so back in the day... (I also had to get a modem to
<purposely> dial without tone!!) Check the modem documentation for one of
those lovely & commands.