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    Afrihost Hosting Alternative?

    Can anyone recommend an alternative to Afrihost for hosting a basic linux server with something like cPanel? The team over at Afrihost keeps blocking my emails from even sending if it includes the word "payment" in the email. Kinda getting fed up with it now calling them every other month...
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    Porting to FNB Connect

    Hi. If anyone is thinking about porting to FNB Connect, I would advise rethinking that decision. Here's why: 1. Delivery of the new SIM card took them a week. It's OK to wait for a new SIM when it's a new product, but what about when one urgently needs to do a SIM swap? 2. The number porting...
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    Afrihost Pure Fibre on MFN Fail!

    Hello people, I hope you are all well and safe. My first thread here, but hopefully can get some views as I have been waiting on something tangible from Afrihost support for 2+ weeks now. Although primary support is through them, they only provide feedback once received from MetroFibre. I...
  4. Jamie McKane

    Afrihost uncapped LTE - The details

    Afrihost uncapped LTE - The details Afrihost recently launched an uncapped fixed-LTE broadband package which runs on MTN's mobile network. “Running on MTN’s Bozza Network, the new Pure LTE packages are aimed to accommodate higher data usage needs,” said Afrihost.
  5. Jamie McKane

    Afrihost IPC graph reveals how the lockdown changed Internet usage in South Africa

    Afrihost IPC graph reveals how the lockdown changed Internet usage in South Africa Afrihost’s IPC usage reveals that South Africans are using far more bandwidth during the day because of the current work-from-home lockdown. IPC (IP Connect) is a wholesale service used by Internet service...
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    Afrihost - Telkom Fixed LTE issues

    Hi, has anyone else had an issue changing their Telkom Fixed LTE package with Afrihost? I had confirmed a Change to a higher package last Month for the beginning of this month, and because Telkom couldnt service the large number of package changes, Afrihost quietly changed the date to beginning...
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    Afrihost Mail Server down

    I wonder if Afrihost could try and resolve the changes done yesterday to put customers in a position to be able to send email via Thunderbird. This problem is creeping in every few months and normally takes a week or more to be resolved. As per ussual no support is provided even if a call is...
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    Telkom Fixed LTE (Afrihost)

    Hi All, I am hoping to find some kind of assistance in my effort to solve my connectivity issue, I would appreciate any advice and TIA. I have a Huawei B593 router and have been using the Cell C sim card supplied by Afrihost for the past 12 months without any issues. Recently Afrihost advised...
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    Worst company support and service

    I have been trying to get my ISP cancelled and have had the worst time trying to do this with afrihost. Firstly I have cancelled their service for 2 reasons , slow internet speeds, even though I was paying for a 20mbps line and a support centre which is virtually impossible to get hold of...
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    Is Afrihost now officially useless?

    I originally signed up with Afrihost for home Internet to insulate me from Telkom but Telkom got so bad that I switched to another ISP who provided a direct wireless link (no fibre where I live). Now I just use Afrihost for my cell phones because I would rather deal with them than MTN or one of...
  11. cobusv

    Routing IRR issue with Afrihost

    Hello @AfriMan i was just wondering why you guys have broken your IRRs and suddenly sold your network to Microsoft?
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    Afrihost | Pure LTE | Late router delivery

    It's working day 8 of waiting for my router to be delivered. I contacted the courier, earliest they can get it to me is working day 9, which if delayed further by one day, would make it a full 2 weeks after placing the order. I've been billed already pro-rate for the service, 5 days before the...
  13. koeks525

    Afrihost: The ISP that lies, lies and lies... I am so tired of it

    Good Evening Everyone, Initially, I thought I was going to wait on Afrihost's support team to resolve this issue, but I chose not to. I honestly cannot stomach more lies being told to me. So here is how it all started: I was a happy Afrihost 10Mbps fibre client from May 2019 till December 2019...
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    Am I on the 100gb + 100gbLite bundle @Afrihost?

    Apologies if this is a dumb question. I have been on the Afrihost 100gb bundle for a year now. I did the migration end of last year to the new mtn sims. When I select change bundle in my clientzone there is the option of 100gb + 100gb pure for R549 . Right now I am paying R530 a month for 100gb...
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    Support Tickets Disappearing

    I created a support ticket yesterday (Ticket ID: DET-276-44977) In regards to my pre-order for fibre. but when I when to check on the progress of my ticket, it doesn't display in my clientzone active tickets tab, so i dont know whats happening. I just want to find out is the ticket still active...
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    Afrihost terrible service and support

    I've been with afrihost since the first day they released fixed LTE data. This was the rain network. The first 2 years we amazing. The speeds were great. After roughly 2 years. The told me you package would now be halved into a peak and off peak data. I asked if I'd get the same service. They...
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    Afrihost services and support deteriorating

    I've been with afrihost since the first day they released fixed LTE data. This was the rain network. The first 2 years we amazing. The speeds were great. After roughly 2 years. The told me you package would now be halved into a peak and off peak data. I asked if I'd get the same service. They...
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    Afrihost Mi-Fi Data mysteriously depleting at a rapid rate

    I have the Huawei E5331 Mobile Wi-Fi and at the beginning of last month I started receiving escalating data usage notifications. When I finally looked into the matter nearly all my mobile data was gone. This month I switched it on again, changed all the passwords, forced WPA2 usage, etc. Not a...
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    Telkom LTE through Afrihost - Dysfunctional?

    Evening peeps... I'd love some input from you guys, and to see if anyone else has the same problems. So I signed up for 2 Telkom LTE packages with hardware through Afrihost a couple months back, I was moving and also with the inevitable ADSL wipe out I figured I might as well get things done...
  20. JRJakkals

    Axxess&Afrihost New MTN Fixed LTE - Huawei b315

    Hi Everybody I see Afrihost and Axxess have a new MTN Fixed LTE deal. So I bought a MTN sim card\loaded some data and using a Huawei b315 and the internet is working. I see the MTN APN settings are different from Afrihost and Axxess MTN. My question is why cant I use my Huawei b315 even if it...
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