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Re: 4100 no driver disc
Hi! make sure you have the new account name registered, (or if former account is still active, you can have it re-registered) you can also call on your ISP to let them register your account. if you already have a username/ password, access this modem by going to 192.168.0.1, click on advanced > connection configuration. if it asks you to enter the modem access code, locate it at the bottom of the modem. then on the user id box type your account name or user id and type the password as well, click on save changes. it will prompt you to restart the modem. please do so, check on the modem lights; power, ethernet, dsl and internet should be solid green, activity will be blinking on/off, then you've got good connection & you're ready to go. Note: this modem doesn't need a driver, it already has built-in pppoe software....
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make sure your its enabled in your bios during the boot process you will see on your screeen to press acertain key to enter set up press and hold that key to enter set up
using arrow keys navigate to intergrated peripherals press enter look for SiS 10/00 press enter make sure ethernet its enabled press f10 save to cmos restrart your computer if this fails to fix the problem
the driver for this modem should be on the motherboard disk or the disk provided by you ISP internet service supplier
you will have to open up your network connections click start control panel network connections this may vary depending on your operating system look for local area connection if you see a red x or a yellow exclamation or question mark ! ? you will need to update or install the driver or it could be firewalled or you could click start control panel administration tools computer management device manager look for network adapters + expand Ethernet driver if you see a yellow question exclamation mark or a red X you will need to update/reinstall the driver for the device if you computer came with a motherboard disk the driver could be on it also the drivers might be installed for this device click start control panel administration tools computer management device manager scroll through all of your devices if you see a yellow question or exclamation mark ? ! or a red X you will need to update the drivers for this device right click select update driver/reinstall driver
- Go to device manager and check for modem devices. - If not installed then install required modem drivers. - Shut down machine and re-insert modem in the slot. - Go to Device manager and click on "Scan for hardware changes"
Check if the hardware (modem) is recognised in the device manager (icon my computer > right click, > properties, > hardware, > device manager).
if its recognised then right click it select properties and then select diagnise and see if your computer is communicating correctly with your modem.
If its there but fails to diagnise then goback to the device manager update the driver and try process one again.
if its there and diagnise well, then all you need is restart your computer after turning off other potential modem devices eg mobile phone connections or bluetooth, after restart try using your moddem once again (I am assuming you havent deleted any important files or change your settings.
If three fails, then restore your computer to an earlier time when you were still able to use your modem (start > all programs > accessories > system tools > system restore ) and follow the procedure that follows.
remove your modem pci slot & clean the slot then add modem ...setup modem driver auto ..select ...run then go to my network places properties...create a new connection... setup your dial up modem & use name password then connect net.