modem for dialup

  Tree3 16:24 09 Aug 2004

i saw a modem for dialup where you can use the phone as well as on the internet, but i didnt get the make and model, does anyone have any ideas or links to one

  Tree3 17:01 09 Aug 2004

is there any or was i seeing things

  Suzuki ITFC 17:15 09 Aug 2004

You can buy a modem that enables you to hold the internet connection when you recieve a phone call.
Hope this helps.

  spikeychris 17:22 09 Aug 2004

You cant send data down a line and use a telephone at the same time using a dial up modem. ISDN will allow this as it is a dual channel or an ADSL or cable modem.

  Tree3 17:45 09 Aug 2004

where can i find one of those?

  Stuartli 17:48 09 Aug 2004

Are you sure you are not confusing making phone calls via the internet with a service such as Skype? Only broadband and similar offers simultaneous net use and voice calls.

You can't do it with a standard 56k modem, apart from make phone calls as mentioned.

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