no modem dialling tone

  marcus22798 21:09 15 Mar 2004
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suddenly my internal modem no longer gives off a dialling tone when connecting to the internet. it just connects in silence... i haven't touched any settings that i know of. grateful for some advice as to how to rectify this. thanks marcus

  PC Mad Boy. 21:32 15 Mar 2004

Go into the modem settings and increase the speaker volume.

  marcus22798 22:00 15 Mar 2004

this doesn't work

  nick_j007 22:16 15 Mar 2004

If XP try a restore point?

  woodchip 22:26 15 Mar 2004

If it connects I would not bother

  GBL 22:30 15 Mar 2004

I had this same thing happen when a driver update was installed via the Microsoft update site.
Like above, if it works forget about it. Or go Broadband, there is not tone there either.

  woodchip 22:32 15 Mar 2004

Ring sound and Dial tone are different, Dial tone is sound you hear when you lift the phone

  niknax 22:50 15 Mar 2004

i too have had a no dialling tone!! modem cable was either faulty or not connected proparly to phone socket!!

nik

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