smartUSB56 Voice Modem - checking the device

The modem with win driver was tested on windoz and was working :). Bit rusty on getting the power from the old USB port other than that things were OK
Today again checked out whether the dial-up connection was up and running, to my dismay it wasn't and was flashing the
error 691:Access denied because the username and/or password was invalid on the domain.
After visiting the netone link(
They have migrated to new system. Due to that authentication procedure is/has changed as follows
The customer will continue to dial the present access code 172222(for PSTN access)
Also use the common username and password
pwd: netone
and no separate username and password is required for each customer. Billing will be done on the basis of your phone number.