Connecting using your modem

The following uses of a modem are supported:


Connect to the Internet.

Make an Internet connection

Make a direct connection to another computer.

Direct connections

Send and receive faxes if you have a fax modem.

Using Fax Client

Log onto a network or connect to another computer.

Dial-up connections


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.

Related Topics

Setting hardware connections

Modem overview

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