56K Tweak

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by _DM_, Jun 30, 2002.

  1. _DM_

    _DM_ OSNN Senior Addict

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    Ok I have AOL and a 56K, and whenever I play games on multiplayer it runs good, my ping is low and everything! But when i play more than 30 minutes or an hour I lag like hell! This always happens, dont gimme crap answer like get DSL or other stuff. Tell me how to solve this problem?
     
  2. _DM_

    _DM_ OSNN Senior Addict

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    but is there a way to tweak a modem? Are there any 56K Modem tweaks?
     
  3. iowaboy

    iowaboy old person

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    what is your connect speed? you may have to slow down your connect speed a little. But I see you are on AOL so making adjustments may be fruitless. You are at their mercy and I will not go into my feelings on them, or commets.
     
  4. xsk8zerox

    xsk8zerox Moderator

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    Thats about all you can do
     
  5. xsk8zerox

    xsk8zerox Moderator

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    mine finally broke down and got another phone line since i disabled call waiting and tied up the phone for 80% of the day. i never did shotgun though.. i am thinking about doing it with my cable though
     
  6. xsk8zerox

    xsk8zerox Moderator

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    yea i know i hate the phone...My sisters dumbass boyfriend will call every 3 mins.. i swear we come home and the caller id says "42 new calls" and every single one was from him.. we were gone for 2 hours... now i just listen to music loud and leave the phones at the other end of the house