How to use Dial-up in a sentence
Dial-up internet will be slow, but at least you'll be able to stay in contact with the rest of the world.
Dial-up adapters In addition to Ethernet adapters, Colasoft Capsa also works on dial-up adapters.
The uplink is at dial-up speeds, 56k baud so sending large attachments could be a problem.
Gross margins were up, reflecting reasonable dial-up modem margins and reduced inventory write-downs.
Using a dial-up is limiting because the phone line the modem is connected to is blocked during use, so no incoming or outgoing phones calls can be received or made.Advertisement
This program can also be used with dial-up or cell phone connections so you can make sales just about anywhere.
They offer powerful processors, dial up connectivity options and excellent communities tools with ample security.
Many games are available to high speed and the slower dial up Internet users.
The website loads pretty quickly on broadband connections, even with the graphics-heavy design, but dial-up users will have more difficulty navigating the site.
If you have a dial-up connection, games will be slow to load.Advertisement
Dial-Up is both a phone line offering information on local activities of interest and a production company planning dances, concerts, and more.
There are ten different levels of stimulation, but you should always begin with the lowest setting and only dial up to the next higher setting if your dog doesn't respond to the stimulus.
Considered way ahead of its time, the Dreamcast was the first console to offer online play (either dial-up or broadband) and 128-bit graphics.
These may or may not run quickly and efficiently on older computers or computers still running on dial up.
For example, if he or she only has a dial-up connection, don't pick a card with a five minute long video on it.Advertisement
For computers which utilize a dial-up connection, the games may take quite a while to load.
Movie files are simply too large to download over dial-up.
Some high speed Internet connections can be ready to watch a full movie in seconds while slower dial-up systems can take a good few minutes.
For many years, dial-up service has been the best choice for saving money on Internet access.
Dial-up plans can run under $10 a month in many areas.Advertisement
Additionally, dial-up options block your telephone line while you are connected.
While slower than DSL or cable connections, it is still a better option for most people than dial-up.
NetZero has both dial-up and DSL/broadband services.
EarthLink has both dial-up and DSL available.
Dial-up is mostly the least expensive of all Internet access tools, but this is not always the case.Advertisement
This beats the basic dial-up costs of $20-$24 a month.
Dial-up may be your only choice depending upon the type of computer you have.
Dial-up modems max out at 53 kilobits per second (Kbps), but most have average speeds at about 32 Kbps and efficiency is affected by line noise and other factors.
Because of these factors, efficient use in business applications is very limiting because with dial-up access your limited to either surfing or talking on your phone line.
It's possible to download music on dial-up, but expect to wait anywhere between 10 to 20 minutes to download just one song.Advertisement
The higher the number of bits the station is broadcasting, the better the sound quality will be, but most dial-up connections will not be able to support the technology.
If you have a slow connection, like dial-up, you don't have to give up on online music, but you may have to limit your choices.
It's not impossible to download songs over a dial-up connection, but it will take longer.
It may take up to 30 minutes to acquire this same song with a dial-up connection.
If you are still operating on dial-up, be prepared for a very long wait.Advertisement
You may be hosting with a very high-bandwidth company, but if your user is on dial-up, it's going to slow things down.
Their standards based approach creates w3c compliant pages that are easy to read and download fast for dial-up users.
Choose Create a dial-up connection for the selected service.
Logging Your Dial-up connections Having problems with your modem connection?
It's about a 9 hour download on a 56k dial up modem on a good day.Advertisement
The video is rather jumpy - is your connection dial-up or broadband?
We also found web access slower than dial-up, a major letdown in the broadband age.
The Internet may also be accessed via other means, for example over a telephone line via the OUCS Dial-up Service.
Free * Internet Access - You can still get free internet access for your dial-up modem.
Broadband connections provide high data transfer speeds up to 1 Mbps (megabyte per second), about 50 times the speed of dial-up.Advertisement
However, since most consumers use webcams for video chats or recording video for the Internet, you'll find that webcams produce a find quality that doesn't bog down your dial-up or broadband.
Dial-up is an Internet option in general, but with the kind of usage most consumers want to access--streaming movies or music, gaming, downloading, heavy or long-term website surfing--dial-up isn't a practical choice.
Dial-up access has been replaced for the most part by DSL or cable modem connections which serves the needs of business owners because they allow opening of several Web site pages at the same time while performing phone conversations.
As the "online" storage of those HTML documents, and the ability to easily retrieve them with a web browser and a simple telephone dial-up connection, the Internet flourished.