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Introduction; Cable Modem Features; What's On The Cd-Rom - RCA dcm235 User Manual

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Cable Modem Features

Capable of receiving data at rates of up to 3000kbps
50 times faster than 56K)
Able to send and receive data over the cable line
Plug-and-play operation for easy setup and installation
Compliance to DOCSIS (EuroDOCSIS for model DCM28x and DCM29x) specification
ON/OFF Button to put the Ethernet or USB port in standby mode
Email waiting notification capability
Diagnostics via LED or HTTP server
Able to receive automatic software updates, if initiated by your cable company
The following may affect the speed of your cable modem: your computer
equipment and configuration (processor speed, amount of RAM, available disk
space); the number of programs you are running at the same time; the capacity of
your ISP; network traffic levels; the number of Ethernet or USB devices in use on
your computer. Your cable company may or may not fully support the speed
capabilities of this modem.

What's on the CD-ROM

Insert the Cable Modem CD-ROM into your CD-ROM drive to view troubleshooting tips,
the internal diagnostics, and other valuable information.
NOTE: You will need to use the CD-ROM to install the USB driver if you are connecting
via the USB port.
CD-ROM Contents:
Links to RCA web sites
Electronic file of the Instruction Book
Usage and troubleshooting tips
Information about other RCA products
Accessing the Diagnostics Display through the CD-ROM
A button on the CD-ROM menu called "Look at Diagnostics" (found under the
"About My Cable Modem" menu), launches your browser and displays status and
diagnostic information stored within the modem in HTML format.
Please note that before this page can be displayed, your PC must receive an IP
address assignment from the Cable company's server, over the cable network.
After the diagnostics page is displayed, you may want to "bookmark" this IP
address in your browser.
(3 Megabits per second, over


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