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Automatic Modem disconnect for emergency

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000015356D
Original Publication Date: 2002-Jan-02
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Today many people have their computers using a modem on their phone line constantly. This is a problem when a user needs to make an emergency call such as a 911 call or a security system needs to call in on a break-in. The phone line is busy and there is no easy method for the user or security system to force the modem off the line. This disclosure is a method where the user on