Re: Ascend and V.90

Kitt Diebold ( )
Wed, 13 May 1998 13:45:40 -0400


I have had v.90 running in my VersaNet modem pool since mid-March... and
they aren't calling it beta. It works - my v.90 customers are connecting at
48K+ speeds reliably.

Just my $.02.....

>This is an excerpt taken from a .doc file that was emailed to us from
>Ascend a little while ago...
>V.90 Software Upgrade
>Beta Software
>This is to be the first release of V.90 software that is supported. V.90
>will be included in the production release of 6.1. This release is
>scheduled for mid-June.
>How to obtain 6.0 V.90 Trial or 6.1 Beta Software
>1. Only registered users can download V.90 software. To do this, you have
>to go to and register by going to the "Register Here" link
>at the bottom of the screen. Follow the directions to obtain a username
>and password.
>2. Once you have a username and password, you can go to the secure site.
>The URL is
>3. Once you have gone to the website, you will be prompted for your
>username and password..
>4. Next, you will have the opportunity to choose between 6.0 V.90 Trial
>Software or 6.1 Trial Software (remember V.90 is not yet in 6.1).
>5. After agreeing to the V.90 Trial Agreement you will be sent to the site
>where the V.90 code is. There are two files to help an ISP with this
>software. They are called "upgrade-filenames.txt" and "upgrade
>Josh Hillman
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