Best solution I found was to dump the G%^$% D%&N USR piece of JUNK!!
I am now using a BOCA 33.6 Speakerphone Modem with the QuickLink
software, which is the same program as Rapidcon. The only difference
is that it works, which is MUCH MORE than I can say about the
I had absolutely NO problem installing the BOCA or the software, and
it works without any problems in both Win 3.11 and Win95, and I also
didn't have to muck around with Unimodem_V (Hmmmm, wonder if the V
stands for virus :-)
Every thing (Caller ID, VoiceMail, Distinctive ring) all work as
Again my advise: Dump the USR and get a real modem.
>USR 's answer was to install Unimodem V, which I think I already have. I
>think the best thing to do is buy better software. I have the same exact
>problem, except it DOES work after I run the terminal program in RapidComm
>and then shut it down.
>> I can't get a USR Sportster 33.6 voice to work with caller ID.
>> I've tried 3 different units, using a variety of software and AT
>> initialization strings.
>> A cheap caller ID display works on my line, so I know I'm getting a
>> Any suggestions or similar experiences would be great!