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 (dī′əl-ŭp′, dīl′-) or dial-in (-ĭn′)
Of or relating to a connection to the internet or other network that is obtained by dialing a telephone number: My dial-up connection was interrupted by call waiting.


1. (Computer Science) computing involving or used for remote access via a telephone line
2. (Telecommunications) computing involving or used for remote access via a telephone line


available or transmitted via telephone lines: Use your modem to get dial-up technical support for the software.


adj attr (Comput) → Wähl-; dial-up linkWählverbindung f; dial-up modem(Wähl)modem nt; dial-up networkingDFÜ-Netzwerk nt
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ASMTP 4 uses ESCOM's patented dialup client filter to increase its effectiveness in dealing with client-based "zombie" attacks, estimated to be responsible for as much as 2/3 of all spam.
The special measure is applied to dialup access points in New York and Palo Alto for users of IIJ4U service, IIJ Dialup Standard Service, Enterprise Dialup IP Service and IIJ Dialup Advanced Service, as well as to toll-free access number of IIJ America roaming option service.
Localtel Ltd pioneered the notion, providing evening and weekend dialup for free to subscribers of its telephony package, while AOL Europe's UK division has been busy piloting various toll-free dialup schemes for some months.
Virtual internet service provider Freeserve Plc, the ISP with the largest subscriber base in the UK, is getting a bad deal on the share of dialup revenues it receives, according to an up-and-coming rival.
SpeedFactory offers to its customers dialup Internet access, business and residential DSL, T-1 circuits, dedicated broadband, web hosting and co-location services to customers in Atlanta.
20 /PRNewswire/ -- Free World Dialup (FWD) Founder Jeff Pulver today issued the following statement concerning the FCC's decision that Free World Dialup's end-to-end IP communications offering is an unregulated interstate information service.
From dialup, to free ISPs to broadband the industry is constantly seeing new products and services.
This technology will allow dialup consumers to better use their time by providing them with virtually immediate access to news, weather reports, stock quotes, sports highlights, targeted advertising or other information as they log on.
By supporting shareable, wireless Internet access using either dialup or broadband connections, the WiFlyer product offers the convenience and freedom of wireless laptop use anywhere on the road - even when wired or Wi-Fi broadband services are unavailable.
23 /PRNewswire/ -- IKANO Communications, the world's largest provider of private-label Internet services, has acquired Dialup USA Inc.
Using the WiFlyer, users are able to share a dialup Internet connection among several computers at the same time while being able to access the Internet wirelessly from a laptop, anywhere in their home.
Customers surfing the Internet with these technologies will find that web pages download up to five times faster than traditional dialup.