Windows update via Satellite Connection

  McD 08:49 03 Sep 2005
Locked

I have a one way satellite internet connection (phone uplink satellite downlink), OS Windows XP home. My problem is that when I try to download windows updates windows refuses to recognise the satellite, and the downloads come via the phone. To compound the issue I connect via a mobile so download speeds are restricted to 9.6Kbs!! Whereas the satellite downloads at 512Kbs. Can anyone offer any ideas on how to get Windows to recognise the satellite. (I have searched KBase and there is nothing on satellite connections). Any help would greatly appreciated

  DieSse 10:30 03 Sep 2005

Have you asked your satellite system provider?

  McD 12:06 03 Sep 2005

DieSse,
Yes emailed them a few days ago still waiting for a response!!

  McD 23:18 03 Sep 2005

bump

  stalion 23:23 03 Sep 2005

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

iPhone X review

How to find a font: Discover the name of a typeface with these apps

The best iPhone for 2017

Comment créer un compte PayPal pour payer en ligne ?