1. Hanno Labuschagne

    R497 per month for uncapped 30Mbps fibre from Afrihost

    R497 per month for uncapped 30Mbps fibre from Afrihost Afrihost has slashed the price of its Frogfoot fibre products with uncapped packages starting at under R500 per month. Frogfoot Networks is an open-access fibre infrastructure provider with coverage in many neighbourhoods across South...
  2. Hanno Labuschagne

    Uncapped DSL now available from Afrihost starting at R297 per month

    Uncapped DSL now available from Afrihost starting at R297 per month Afrihost has slashed the price of its Pure DSL packages with an uncapped, unshaped broadband service now available at under R300 per month. The Pure DSL price adjustments follow Openserve’s decision to upgrade speeds and cut...
  3. Leo_

    Afrihost Double Billing

    I just want to say, the fact that one can upgrade and downgrade their services from the app is fantastic. However I have a questiion regarding the billing when upgrading. If one wants to upgrade mid month, does this mean one pays two bills without reimbursement ? Here‘s a scenario: 10mbps =...
  4. T

    Afrihost Incompetence - Please help

    Hello , we recently moved and migrated our fibre line - our @openserve B number was released and I spent to hours with the consultant at afrihost to take ownership of the B number, all nice we had internet for 10 days and then Sunday we had none. i logged a call with Afrihost where they stated...
  5. S

    D-Link DIR-825 - LAN Port Limited to 100Mbps

    Hi everyone, I have a D-Link DIR-825 router that I received from Afrihost when I signed up for a 1Gbps fibre line. I'm having some issues with the LAN speed. When I connect my laptop directly to the OTN, I get close to 800Mbps. However, when I connect my laptop via LAN to the router, speed is...
  6. S

    Line Speed upgrade

    Hi Afrihost... When openserve announced there was to be a speed upgrade at no cost to the ISP, I was so happy, I never once got any speed upgrades during co-vid times... I am on a legacy 8meg line, so a few weeks ago Openserve announced a free line speed ugrade to 25meg down, so I was expecting...
  7. S

    Are the Afripeeps still around?

    I logged a cancellation in January for my fibre connection as I have sold my house, now I have been billed for March - I need some eyes on this urgently, please. Otherwise I am going to stop the debit order from going through.
  8. J

    Ready to cut the local Vumatel lines due to their bad service

    Earlier this week my Vumatel/Wondernet FTTH line went offline for 9 hours. During that time I was assigned a new IP. Now you would ask, what is the problem? In February 2019 when my FTTH was freshly in the ground & hanging from a telephone pole (Vumatel & Openserve), I phoned around and asked...
  9. Jamie McKane

    Afrihost customers on Openserve to get free speed upgrades

    Afrihost customers on Openserve to get free speed upgrades Afrihost fibre and DSL clients which use Openserve infrastructure are getting free line speed upgrades in March. Earlier this month, Openserve informed Internet service providers (ISPs) it would be implementing connection speed...
  10. Jamie McKane

    The incredible story behind Afrihost

    The incredible story behind Afrihost Afrihost is one of South Africa’s largest independent Internet service providers and is a household name in the broadband and hosting market. With high-end offices in Sandton and a valuation of R2.5 billion, it is easy to think it was started with a lot of...
  11. O

    Axxess to Afrihost Fibre Migration Fail

    Hi, I've had Axxess Fibre on FrogFoot in Pretoria since April 2020 and decided to migrate to Afrihost as soon as possible (which was end November 2020). I signed up with Afrihost on 17 November 2020. Last night, on the 30th of November 2020, my internet stopped working because Axxess released...
  12. ADrunkTeddyBear

    Can I get higher speeds on Vuma Reach?

    Im currently on Afrihost's website checking out the speeds that Vuma Reach offers since they are rolling out in my area (Hooray!). I am seeing that 40meg down and 10meg up is the highest speed option available. Is it possible to get a 100meg connection on Vuma Reach or is the contention ratio...
  13. K

    Afrihost Pure Fibre Issues

    Soooo I have a 100Down pure fibre line and I’ve had it for a week, now all of a sudden I’m getting 10Down speeds.
  14. M

    Wordpress site gives a 404 when attempting to log into back end

    Afrihost hosting. The site itself works fine. Initially I got an "error establishing connection to database", I changed the SQL user password and updated the wp-config.php file, then I got a 404. Any idea what I'm missing? Actual noob here.
  15. Anthro

    MTN (Axxess / Afrihost) Blocking of Services

    @AfriNatic Hope you can assist. @AfriFella We have two clients using the MTN ( Mobile data connection. They are not able to connect to services my company hosts for them on a RDS (RDP) Server at all. Changing the ISP to @VodacomData it works with no issue. Let's troubleshoot...
  16. K

    Afrihost Issue (New Fibre Installation)

    Soooo we ordered Fibre from Afrihost two weeks ago and there’s an issue where Vumatel tells them we have an existing order with another ISP, but we don’t because we ordered the fibre package 3 weeks after it became available in the area. The only thing Afrihost does is tell us that “We waiting”...
  17. L

    Telkom through Afrihost, data disappearing and throttling?

    Hi, I was wondering if I am the only one who's had data disappear from their LTE-A data line? This is the second time in six months that I had data disappeared and with no help from Afrihost other than telling me to install a data monitor. I mean I trust this company to actually provide a...
  18. C

    Will Afrihost offer telkoms 1TB Data for R999 P/M?

    I have noticed that Telkom is offering R999 per month for 1TB the funny part is I am on Afrihost I am paying R999 for 220GB day and 220GB 12am-7 am. I am not saying anything bad about Afrihost I have been using them for a while and their support is better to me and Telkom have the same price for...
  19. YourKaptain

    Frogfoot Installation - ABSOLUTE Nightmare...

    Ordered new fibre line to be installed on the 11th of August, through Afrihost - after weeks of battling to get the installation date set with Frogfoot, it was finally scheduled by their subcontractor for this morning - Thursday, 27 August 2020. Installers pulled the fibre, installed the Fibre...
  20. D

    Fibre In Pietermaritzburg

    Hi So on my street and a few others I've notice they started marking off and trenching. I asked the guy working what it was for and he said it's for Fibre. Yay!!!! But he seems to contracted by some other company to do the trenching because he doesn't know for which company they putting the...