old pc has no broadband capabilty

  sam381 15:27 07 Dec 2005
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i have a windows ME pc and it used to connect to 56k modem but now i need to plug it into the internet broadband and the cable is too big to fit into the port at the back. how do i go about getting it on the internet now - or is my computer too old??

  recap 16:30 07 Dec 2005

If your computer has the right specifications for your BB connection all you would require is either a USB card or an Ethernet card.

  keewaa 18:55 07 Dec 2005

Ethernet NIC cards are only £10 eg type FA311 into click here search

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