WHAT DO I NEED?
A cable modem is needed as the link between the cable coming out of your wall and the connection to your computer. A cable
modem allows high-speed access to the Internet via a cable TV (CATV) network. Cable modem must be DOCSIS certified. Cable
modems are conveniently available through your local electronics retailer.
Cable modems are available from your local cable company.
Minimum System Requirements
Your computer must have certain components. These are as follows:
||Win 98 (or better)
||Pentium or AMD
||Macintosh OS compatible computer
||Internet Explorer 5.0 (or greater) or Netscape 4.0 (or greater)
|Network Interface Card (NIC)
||see note below
Network Interface Card
You will need to have a NIC (network interface card) or Ethernet interface in your computer.
Cards can be purchased and installed at most local computer stores. Costs should range from $15 and up.
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