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4.0 out of 5 stars Warning - no UK phone cable included! Otherwise, good modem., 30 Aug. 2012
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This review is from: Us Robotics 56k External USB Controller Data/Fax Modem (Accessory)
Fairly unbelievably, this product does NOT include a UK 'BT' modem cable. You get a US-style RJ11-to-RJ11 cable, which is useless in the UK. Fortunately, I had a cable from an old modem, but Amazon and USR should make it clear that this modem can't be used "out of the box" in the UK.

Once the cable issue was sorted out, this modem worked fine with the CDC-ACM modem driver in Linux, and supports UK caller ID with AT#CID=1 which is great, as a good many "caller ID capable" modems don't actually work in the UK as it's a different system to most rest of the world.
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