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No dial up port. how do i install?

I have a desk top comp that only has a network port, how do i install a dial up port?

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Its unusual for a pc not to have a phone line connector, it's a basic fitment, unless it's been removed otherwise you need to purchase a pci slot modem card.

Remove the side of pc, find a spare white elongated pci slot, press in the card, restart pc, the hardware will be found then prompt you to install the driver disc supplied.

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