1. internut

    Detailed data usage on Nokia G-240W-J router.

    Firstly I have Vodacom FTTH and a Nokia G-240W-J router. How can I see who in our household is using how much data by using their mac address. Currently I can only see the daily total data usage on the Vodacom site. Previously with my LTE Tp-link router I was able to see how much each mac...
  2. ShadowR

    Openserve 500Mbps speedtest (different ISPs)

    Hi peeps. So I have picked up something interesting on my 500Mbps Openserve line. I am currently with Vox and getting the below speed. Vox Telecom Afrihost I have raised this with Vox who will be investigating after a port reset did not resolve the issue. Something interesting to note is...
  3. Lashie130

    Openserve “Prefixed” Line

    I have recently had a line installed in my house by Openserve. This is a brand new Fibre line which was installed in my estate at the end of October 2021. On November 24th the installer came through, dug up, pulled the line and spliced the Fibre. Upon comportion the Openserve ONT had a red...
  4. C

    What type of FTTH boundary wall box do you have?

    Fibre trenching currently happening in my area with three FNO's. I won't name drop but one FNO is using the regular electrical single way round junction box as the fibre box mounted on the outside wall/ fence. As far as I know, the weatherproof lockable type is the standard. I want to see what...
  5. C

    Waiting on previous owner cancellation

    I have just moved house, and the previous owners did not cancel their FTTH line with Webafrica in time. Webafrica say that cancellation will only come into effect at the end of June. So now afrihost can't activate my line because there is an existing line held by web africa - that no one is...
  6. B

    Exfo - OTDR Machine (Registration will be checked)

    Good day We are looking for more second-hand OTDR machines from Exfo - registration details will be checked to ensure it's not stolen. If you have any for sale please send me a Private Message.
  7. B

    1Gbps fibre on Openserve

    Hi all, Anyone know if Openserve will be offering Fibre at 1Gbps or even 500Mbps? Thanks!
  8. C

    Best VPN to use in 2020?

    Hi, I would like to know what VPN's people are using in SA? What speeds are you getting? Are you able to watch Netflix, Hulu, BBC player etc?
  9. S

    Ftth setup question

    Hello, I moved in a complex with Vumatel fibre and it has the below item(DHS Zone router). I will collect a router from afrihost, Does the below item need to plug in a power adapter or do I just plug in a fibre router to its ethernet port to get internet? I had adsl before.
  10. medicnick83

    RSAWEB Black Friday Special 2019

    Looking for a new ISP? Well... now is the time - check this out: https://www.rsaweb.co.za/ftth-black-friday-cyber-monday/
  11. K

    Churchill Estate FTTH - Vumatel

    So recently Vumatel announced that they will be rolling out FTTH to our area in Churchill Estate, Parow, Cape Town Spoilt for choice when it comes to ISP's and speeds I spent some time looking, analyzing and deciding. I would like to document my experience that I have so far with the process...
  12. M

    Fibre providers - Parklands

    Does anyone know which fibre providers are active in Thetford Road, Parklands? My body corporate is refusing to work with Frogfoot for some reason and Octotel says that this road falls outside of their network.
  13. cobusv


    Hello Guys, has anyone tried out webconnection and what was your expierience? Pricing seems to be not bad for what you get? www.webconnection.co.za
  14. cobusv

    Fibre - Randfontein

    Just saw on Evotels website that fibre is finally coming to Randfontein, i'm sure that is some good news for the 'teiners! https://www.facebook.com/EvotelRandfontein/ www.evotel.co.za
  15. E

    Cool ideas worst isp for customer service! stay away!

    Seven days ago I signed up to Cool Ideas ISP for a new fibre line for the house I will be moving into. I was impressed that they were voted best ISP. I have not yet used their service the router is still unopened and there is no power going to the CPE box. I replied to one of their billing...
  16. Nod

    Accelerit Fibre

    Homepage: https://www.accelerit.co.za/fibre/ Anyone with experience with these guys?
  17. L

    how to setup a ftth connection with tp link archer d9?

    i want to setup a ftth connection from bsnl the new fibro uld pack 777 with a tp link archer d9 ac1900 wireless dual band gigabit adsl2+, modem router
  18. B

    Link africa?

    Has anyone heard of or done dealings with link africa, they are currently installing fiber in edenvale and i am curious as to what people have to say about them.
  19. J

    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...
  20. FGRL

    Vodacom LTE-A vs Cool Ideas FTTH in Century City

    Quite simple one for all the Century City residents!! Which is better in terms of connectivity sustainability and speed tests (costs and “presumed” upload/download not applicable to this conversation).