Internet Connection drops when printing

  oakleyowl 12:34 30 Apr 2004

I have recently installed an Epson 830u printer attached by replace a Lexmark also USB1.1.
My modem is an internal Conexant 56kbps.
O/S is Win 98 sp2.
Now whenever I try to print pages from a website my dialup link drops within 20 secs.
The print generally completes ok. No probs from other apps on the PC. Have tried removing Print monitor but no change.
I had no probs with the lexmark. Epson support giving me the runaround!

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