broadband

  2020 20:55 02 Oct 2003
Locked

hi please can you advise if i can connect to ntl broadband using win nt and which if either is the better connection usb or ethernet?
thanks in advance
2020

  graham√ 21:29 02 Oct 2003

This would be a job for your System Adninistrator.

  graham√ 21:31 02 Oct 2003

I'm sorry, I have a cold.

  MAJ 21:48 02 Oct 2003

A cold what, graham√?? ;-)

  Tim1964 22:45 02 Oct 2003

Yes and Ethernet card, as USB is resource hungry, NTL say "UP TO 80% of resources used with USB"

Fitting a card is really easy.
If you need any tips search for "network cards"+"install" in the forum search box.

Good luck.

  graham√ 22:50 02 Oct 2003

Windows NT is a server.

  2020 09:48 03 Oct 2003

many thanks Tim 1964.
i am the only user of the computer , it came to me with windows nt so i thought i just keep using that.
thanks

  graham√ 09:59 03 Oct 2003

Sorry, in that case click here

  Jester2K II 10:02 03 Oct 2003

?????????????

Server Edition might be but i assume 2020 is running NT Workstation, which is a desktop OS rather than a Server OS.

  AndySD 10:04 03 Oct 2003

Since Windows NT doesnt support USB I think you will need to go for ethernet.

  Jester2K II 10:08 03 Oct 2003

Good point!!!!!!!!

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

Elsewhere on IDG sites

iMac Pro review

See iconic duo Smith and Foulkes' epic animation for the BBC's Winter Olympics coverage

iMac Pro review

Idées cadeaux pour geeks et tech addicts