The Modem Country Code May Not Match the Telephony Location

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The modem country code that is reported on the Advanced tab in a modem's properties in Device Manager may not match the country code for the current telephony location. This problem may occur if the country from which the modem is dialing is a country other than the United States of America.


To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows XP. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
322389 How to Obtain the Latest Windows XP Service Pack
The English version of this fix has the file attributes (or later) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
   Date         Time   Version      Size     File name
   14-Aug-2002  12:05  5.1.2600.53  532,992  Msobmain.dll
   14-Aug-2002  12:05  5.1.2600.43  930,304  Syssetup.dll
   14-Aug-2002  12:05  5.1.2600.53  165,376  Tapi32.dll


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Windows XP Service Pack 1.


Article ID: 325801 - Last Review: October 27, 2006 - Revision: 1.2
  • Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional
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