Excerpt: I was skeptical but I had a laptop without a phone jack/modem and only a dial-up connection as an option. It worked! Dial-up is still the most awful way to access the internet and frankly not much better than doing without, but this device did as advertised and was very affordable which I certainly...
Excerpt: Well, not much to say here but it is a modem and it does function as one. If you have a 64-bit machine, you'll need to download an updated driver to get it to play speaker sounds through your pc speakers, but other than that, it works fine.
Excerpt: This made my faxing simple and easy...no more waiting on faxes to come over and then it lose the signal and have to restart the fax...no more buying ink for the fax machine! I can use my printer that I use everyday. I would definitely recommend to anyone who receives or faxes!
Pros: Easy To Set Up, Easy to Use, Efficient, Quality Construction, Reliable
Summary: Wanted USB modem so I could send fax's using Windows 7 "Fax & Scan" Plugged this unit into USB on PC, telephone cable (that came with it) into phone socket on wall Windows installed its own drivers in seconds Whole process from delivery from Amazon to sending out 1st fax was about 10 minutes For me...
Summary: Some of the work I do requires a dial-up modem and the new laptop I got didn't have an integrated one so I bought this device. Windows took about 8 minutes to set it up without using the disk as I didn't need all the additional features it offers.
Summary: I was apprehensive when i ordered this Startech USB56KEMH. I had no joy with the Startech USB56KEM3 on Windows 8.1 although it worked on Windows 7. Anyway, it arrived today, I plugged it in and it worked first time on Windows 8.1 which is where I needed to use it.