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Lesson 23. Working Remotely with Notes > Configuring Ports and Modems

Configuring Ports and Modems

After you complete the server information in the Server Connection document, you need to specify a modem type and the port your modem uses.

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Ports Computers have several "plugs" into which you can plug cables or peripherals, which are called ports. Each port has a name. When working remotely, ports are called Com ports and are distinguished by number (COM1, COM2 and so forth). Only one device, such as your modem, can be assigned to each COM port.



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