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    Need help deciding what antenna to buy

    I have a Huawei E5573 router and after moving my router to my room I am not getting the same internet speed that I had when it was in the living room. I am useless with these type of stuff and struggling to find indoor antennas for the router that will work. Any help would be appreciated even...
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    Fibre router suggestion

    I have been using the router that cool ideas gave me, (TP-Link WR840N), but it broke down last week, I know it is the router as I managed to get hold of a Tenda N300 and it is working ok now. I have a 20/2 line with CISP (Vumatel). I have 4 people around the house = 4 phones + TV + ~4 tablets...
  3. D

    Connecting two routers

    Hi all. With this lockdown, I have been designated to take home our server, so if the boss or other employee needs anything, I can email/drop box it to them. For the whole day I have been trying to setup a "home network" I am currently using an Asus N14U router, connected to my fibre line for...
  4. J

    How to add a second router to an existing router ?

    Hi I have a fibre network with level 7 as service provider. The wireless router is located in the middle of the house, but I also want to add a second router. I have a previous Telkom Dlink router - can I use this or do I need to get another router ? If I connect a router with ethernet cable...
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    OpenWRT Gigabit Router recommendations 2020

    I would like a gigabit router with decent wireless speeds that is capable of running OpenWRT. What would one recommend I buy in South Africa? I was thinking about getting the TP-Link Archer A7v5, but I would prefer buying local and cheaper (local prices for this device are in the R2k to R2k5...
  6. powermzii

    Router recommendations - Ubiquiti or Mikrotik

    Looking to upgrade from my hAP AC lite with something beefier that would be able to handle gigabit on the WAN once we get fibre. WiFi is managed separate from the router so device would specifically be for routing and firewall for the home LAN. Which of these 2 would you recommend and why...
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    3 Wireless ADSL and VDSL routers for sale [bundle deal - all for R500]

    Three used ADSL/VDSL modem routers for sale. Perfect for someone looking to use them as range extenders or for an IT guy to use as test devices. If you're still on ADSL, you can use the VDSL modem router to get up to 40mbps on an ADSL line. Just the VDSL router retails for around R1000. Based...
  8. NeonNinja

    Telkom ADSL to LTE replacement???

    So I just got home. Our Internet wasn't working since the 10th of January. Called on the 12th. Sent a techie today. They were liasing with my sister. So they replaced our ADSL router (D-Link) with a Huawei B315v with obviously a sim card inside. Wtf? My sister is only coming back tonight for me...
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    Axxess MTN Fixed LTE Router Scheme

    I bought the 30+30 GB MTN fixed LTE through axxess R199 , SIM only which I tried using on the Huawei B315 router and it actually worked perfectly, good coverage, good speeds. After an hour it stopped working and could not connect. I logged several tickets with no response from axxess in like 5...
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    2 networks with one DHCP server?

    Hi, I've been using Pihole on a small, very low powered PC to manage my DNS queries (for ad blocking) and DHCP assignment....mostly to ensure all devices that connect to my network, gets the ad blocking provided by Pihole. So, that means I turned off the DHCP service on my D-Link DIR-825 G1 (on...
  11. Star_22

    Huawei B315s-936 LTE Router - R400

    Item name (be very descriptive): Huawei B315s-936 LTE Router White with 2X included internal Antennas Age and condition: Unknown age, Good condition Do you include packaging: No Warranty: None Reason for selling: Need to buy food and stuff Price: R400 Negotiable: No Location: PTA/Centurion...
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    Telkom router issues

    Apologies if this is the wrong place to post this query. I am somewhat technologically challenged. My elderly mother was called a couple of weeks ago and told telkom were changing to wireless throughout. The gent said someone would be in touch over the next couple of weeks to install the new...
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    Barely used Huawei B315 LTE Router

    Item: Huawei B315 LTE Router Age: 2 Weeks usage ( in the box now ) believe 3 weeks old now Price: R1000 Warranty: Yep with Game ( got the slip ) Packaging: Yep Condition: Like new! Location: George Reason: Got the LTE router with some data until my fibre was installed. So used it few weeks :)...
  14. RedViking

    Web Africa Telkom LTE (FIXED) R899 - 150GB FUP - 10Mbps Speed

    Is this a good deal? 1. I am currently paying almost R650 for ADSL (220 Telkom + 420 Axxess) for less than 4Mbps line and use about 120-150GB a month. But my line is mostly consistent for 95% of the time. 2. Will the Telkom Fixed LTE be reliable? (from your experience)I know it will also...
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    Wireless Range Issues with ISP TP-Link Router

    So I recently got fibre in my area and immediately signed with an ISP and after installation I was provided with a free router - a TP-Link Archer C20. Up until then I had been using a Zyxel AMG1302-t11c for my ADSL, which I was aware can be used for Fibre as well, however due to not having...
  16. No Chill

    Need to optimize the B315 for gaming.

    Currently, even though my internet speed is good and my ping low, if another user on the network does something very basic (such as view an image on twitter) the network stream is maxed out for like a half a second. Loading a video on twitter will use 3-5MB/s choking the internet and causing...
  17. Nobody Important

    Huawei HiLink app not accepting password

    I logged in to the 192.168.8.1 page of my Huawei E5573 MiFi and changed the default login details from admin/admin to admin/"custom_password". I have also reset the SSID and password, and can connect to the mifi (E5573) just fine from both cellphone and laptop and use the Rain network. The...
  18. J

    Problem with router password

    Huawei WiFi router B618s – 65d I enter the address 192.168.8.1 On Statistics window asks to enter user name and password I have with me as both “admin” but it responds as “incorrect user name or password” Please help to get this correct. Thank you
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    WANTED - LTE Router

    Hi, is anyone selling their LTE Router, preferrably in Centurion.
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    Looking for standalone modem for pfSense router

    Hello. I am planning to setup pfSense on an old desktop computer to be used as a router. A standalone modem is required to connect the computer to the WAN via ethernet. I tried searching online including online stores such as Takealot but the results returned include WiFi routers. Where can I...
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