[geeks] mac modem question
mcguire at neurotica.com
Sat Sep 28 14:29:21 CDT 2002
On Saturday, September 28, 2002, at 11:06 AM, Andrew Weiss wrote:
> Aren't most PCI modems software driven?
Winmodems are, but I wouldn't call them "most" by any stretch.
> Either which way the only internal modems that are mac compatible tend
> to be the Apple supplied daughter card for each model. In my G3/BW
> it's a daughterboard strung onto the internal serial bus. Your best
> bet for older macs is an external that hooks to your serial port. In
> newer macs... USB. In all the years I've done Mac service I've never
> seen a PCI internal modem. I don't think I've even seen a NuBus
> modem. It doesn't mean they don't exist however.
Hmm, prolly go external then. Thanks man.
Dave McGuire "Wimmin' love to rub
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