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Linux Red Hat 5.0 Modem Installation

You will need to know which Com Port your modem is connected to complete the installation.

Log onto computer as Root.

Start X Windows .

The Control Panel should appear on the desktop. If not, click on the desktop and navigate to Programs/Administration/Control Panel.

Click Control Panel.

In the Control Panel click the sixth button from the top showing a phone and monitor. It's called "Modem Configuaration" when you point to it.

Follow the simple configuration instructions in the windows which appears. Have the com port information handy.

Last updated: 02.05.98