fibre

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    Free to Use Routers

    Hi chaps, I keep seeing *Free to use WIFI router next to the fibre offerings going around... first spotted it with the LTE options but never paid much attention (LTE was slower than my 8mb adsl). What I cannot find is clarity on what this means, for example: - Is it yours after 12/24 months; -...
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    Internet Service Provider - George, Dormehls Drift

    Have family members moving to George, Dormehls Drift. Any advice on good ISP's (ADSL, Wireless or Fibre) in the Area? Does not seem if there is fibre in the area yet from what I can tell, but I might be totally mislooking. They are on Telkom currently and would like to stay with them, the...
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    Active Fibre ISP

    Is anyone using the ISP Active Fibre? I'm struggling to find reviews and would love to have some feedback. Their prices and benefits seems very good but is it worth avoiding leading ISP's like Rocketnet and Cool Ideas? Your feedback is appreciated.
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    Uncapped business fibre ISP - DFA backbone

    I am looking for an ISP that provide well-priced uncapped business fibre connections on a DFA backbone, in Cape Town CBD.
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    False info and lame excuses

    I have been in contact with Afrihost regarding my Fibre installation request since i have applied with them The email on order was that i will be contacted within 2 weeks by SADV and a installation will be booked. Now comes the fun part. I asked on Favebook what the case was (2 weeks after the...
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    Fibre installations into estates

    We are a small estate in the Western Cape and we own all infrastructure within the estate. Telkom has installed their lines in our communications infrastructure first as we needed access to landlines and ADSL. Now that Octotel and Frogfoot fibre has finally arrived, they are not willing to...
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    ISP Afrika - Constant loss of connectivity

    Good Evening Ladies and Gents ISP Afrika 50mbps Fibre I’m typing this out on my mobile LTE device sitting here all relaxed because this has happened so many times before that I’ve already given up. I will be moving soon and don’t want to go through the schlep of getting a new service provided...
  8. fundutzi

    Fibre options, CPT, Van Riebeeckshof; Vumatel, Openserve, DFA, Mitsol

    Dear All, Need some input please. Questions please. a. If assessment is accurate in maps, which infrastructure would you recommend? b. Is Openserve and Telkom the same ito infrastructure? c. Do i have to approach the data provider to arrange this installation, or, can the infrastructure...
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    Packet Loss All of a Sudden?!

    Hey everyone, I was just wondering if anyone else in capetown has experienced packet loss with games like fortnite and apex legends. I have played online games for more than a year now on my 40 meg line but never have I experienced packet loss like the last few days...any advice would be...
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    Vox Telecom Support

    Is it just me, or is Vox's support the most incoherent, dysfunctional bowl of dog turd out there? There's supposedly twenty-million different departments with absolutely no intercommunication. No department wants to take responsibility to aid you, but are quick to connect you to another...
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    Vox Telecom Support

    Is it just me, or is Vox's support the most incoherent, dysfunctional bowl of dog turd out there? There's supposedly twenty-million different departments with absolutely no intercommunication. No department wants to take responsibility to aid you, but are quick to connect you to another...
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    Fibre in Overport Area

    Anyone has information when we might get fibre in Overport/ Asherville area? I'm on the west side of Brickfield road towards Asherville. In the last month or so, the ADSL connection has been really pathetic (10 mbps, getting closer to 2 mbps). Telkom says there are a lot of cable faults in the...
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    Vox FTTB the saviour ?

    Hey Everyone, My suburb is way too small to drive FTTH, meaning that we'd probably get Fibre once the whole of Cape Town is completed. Yesterday, I saw an OpenServe van at our local exchange, thought to have a chat: Guy confirmed that FTTH is not available yet, however, they just finished...
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    200mb Fibre for 8 people

    Hi guys and gals, I want some insight on this. We live on a small holding, theres 3 houses with a total of 8 people. I am getting a 200mbps Premium Uncapped fibre line installed and then splitting it to all the houses. I would say 6 of the people are heavy internet users (Games, Downloads...
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    RSAWEB - Disclosure of Personal Information

    The following complaint was filed with ISPA (Internet Service Providers’ Association) against RSAWEB (PTY) LTD on 15 January 2019. This complaint refers to the violation of the following Code of Conduct, as stated by ISPA: Code of Conduct: C. Privacy and confidentiality 1. ISPA members must...
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    Zyxel VMG3625-T20A QOS Queue setup and Classification Setup tab disappear

    I want to setup QOS on my Zyxel VMG3625-T20A but when I click on QOS it loads a new page I can see all of the tabs that I need, after its done loading the 2 tabs simply disappear. I attached screenshots of this
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    HiSense TV not picking up SSID

    Hi All. I need some help with a very strange problem please. o_O In 2017 I bought a HiSense 50 inch "Smart" TV:cautious:. I brought it home, plugged it straight into my MikroTik Fibre router with network cable (because my router is right next to my TV). Everything worked great. Yesterday I...
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    Fibre Availability

    Hey All Im looking for Fibre at a few locations around KZN. Is there anyone here that can assist. Thank you
  19. Nivea

    Initio Networx?

    Hey guys, Initio Networx is about to begin laying fibre in my area, this was confirmed via email from the CEO to myself when I emailed them asking the legitimacy. Our area is South Crest, has anyone heard of this ISP before? Good or bad?
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    Who and how to get Telkom/Openserve to bring Fibre in your Estate.

    Hi Guys, Is there someone who was involved in getting Telkom/Openserve to bring Fibre in their Estate/Complex and can you advise how you did it, Who you contacted and what is expected from you. Would really appreciate your feedback.
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