Is an old 7 year old tower running XP able to network with a new notebook running Windows 7? TechSpot Account Sign up for free , it takes 30 seconds. No, create an account now. The Alcatel site “used” to say it was not supported by XP, but this was over a year ago in the past. Is my old modem keeping my speed down? Ask for the and buy yourself a good wireless “N” router.. Rental car lied [ Automotive ] by Jan Janowski.

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Alcatel Speed Touch USB Modem – Alcatel – Speed Touch 330 ADSL Modem Computer Driver Updates

Could somebody confirm whether it is the technology of my old modem that limits my down speed at around kbps even though I now connect at 7 Speeedtouch Don’t have the same video card though. Then I tried about 20 different things trying to get around it hehe. My situation has changed anyway.

Mystique44 Member Dec 9: Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. Already have an account? Us the same down speed when connecting at 5 Mbps until recently.

I guess I don’t need to plug the old Speed Touch in my new HP notebook but could setup a network with my tower which does well with the old modem? I am a complete noob regarding networking. One thing sure, I am not buying my own modem and then paying Bell for the location.


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I can’t find any drivers for Windows 7. Most Active Forum Topics this week Especially since before I had the Geforce2 I was able to install XP with no problem just couldnt use my dsl modem. You should just ask Bell for a replacement modem. Yes, my password is: Anyway, found out later on when I got a Geforce2 that you can’t install WinXP with a Geforce2 card in your computer either will hang on the install process. There may be a conflict or problem somewhere that is causing these things not to work properly on your system.

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I have to reconnect a few times until it works. I’ve also had the same DSL modem for maybe a year and installed it on two XP computers and never had any trouble at speedtoch. Could the plan itself explain a cap of my speed? Internet part blocking ports.


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Do you already have an account? I went and tried to connect anyway just to see what would happen and connected but would be disconnected every 2 minutes or so. Also they have updated their drivers. The early drivers for the Alcatel did used to cause a few problems for some people, but that has been rectified a long time ago Video doorbell without WiFi? Rental car lied [ Automotive ] by Jan Janowski. Is my old modem keeping my speed down? Windows XP isn’t worth the hassle.

I don’t think the advice is conflicting, it just reflects personal preferences. My tower does not have any networking components installed yet, and I don’t have a router yet.

But my speed has not changed I get typically kbps down from speakeasy – it’s been that speed for months.