system freeze on modem use (142 Views)
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system freeze on modem use

I have a problrm with my hp 6630 w/ win98se and a conexant soft 56k modem.I have to keep reinstalling modem to make it work correctly , because as soon as i reboot,use of the modem causes the whole sys to freeze.I cant even ctrl-alt-del my way out when it freezes.HELP!
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Re: system freeze on modem use


Please post this question in the Pavilion area of these forums. Here's a link to that site:,,405,00.html


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Re: system freeze on modem use

Go to Start\Run and type MSCONFIG. Click the Startup tab and remove all check marks. Reboot PC. Also pick-up a 128MB RAM module from

It may be a good idea to wipe the HD and reinstall the operating system if you've just inherited this PC. Do you have the recovery CDs?

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