modem identification and driver

  fire 10:47 23 Sep 2005

i haev just reformatted a pc for a friend and loaded xp but the modem is the only thing not having a driver. how can i find out the type of modem as in model and make in order to get the neccessary driver...

many thanks

  sil_ver 10:57 23 Sep 2005

What sort of modem eg. dialup, B'band, PCI or USB?

  fire 11:18 23 Sep 2005

its a pci modem but i have no further info

  mgmcc 11:28 23 Sep 2005

You could try Belarc Advisor click here or Everest click here both of which give detailed info on the hardware installed in the PC. The problem is whether they can give sufficient detail about hardware that isn't actually installed properly. Ideally, Belarc should have been run *before* formatting and reinstalling

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