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There are three speeds to consider.
1. machine to system
2 system to modem
3 modem to modem/or other
Mark L. Ferguson
FAQ for Windows Antispy http://www.geocities.com/marfer_mvp/FAQ_MSantispy.htm
<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message news:email@example.com...
>I have a 2M connection via a USB connected ADSL modem. The modem
> status correctly reports the speed as 2M and that is confirmed by
> downloading files and so on.
> But the icon in the notification area that denotes the actual ISP
> connection (the two little monitors) reports only 576K.
> Not a serious problem, but why is it wrong?
> John Gruffydd (Mold, Wales, UK)