<CT> Re: DSL?

  • From: "COLIN PARSONS" <colinfparsons@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <calmira_tips@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 23 Mar 2005 15:40:55 -0000



> I've been using my 3.1 machine to get email for years. The fact that it's
> running on 3.1 makes it pretty safe from virus attack. But, I want to get
> a DSL line in for the rest of the web and am wondering if I can install a
> network card and keep getting my POP3 mail on the machine using W3.1?
>
> Can it be done? And, what do I need, where to look?
>
> Windows 3.1 [not WFWG]..
>
> Al Hall


Hi,

Any ADSL rouuter, with internal modem and ethernet hub will work, and when 
set up with your ADSL account details, will be transparent in use.  You 
must, just set the gateway adress of your network card to that of the 
router, usually 192.168.0.1.

Cheers

Colin 


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