The following uses of a modem are supported:
Connect to the Internet.
Make an Internet connection
Make a direct connection to another computer.
Send and receive faxes if you have a fax modem.
Using Fax Client
Log onto a network or connect to another computer.
You can also install communications programs provided by other manufacturers. They can provide added or different functionality, or serve a specific purpose, such as connecting to an online service.
Setting hardware connections