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    ADSL Disconnects when phone rings

    Hi, I have a problem with my Internet connection: Whenever I receive a phone call my Internet disconnects - It shows on my Router with the DSL and Internet lights going off. Has anyone had this problem? How do I sort it out? I'm with Telkom using an Openweb account Thanks.
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    Bandwidth Management

    Soooooo, it boils down to the fact that there are 6 people under one roof all accessing the internet <== I believe you are able to see where the problem originates. I will be getting 20mbps VDSL soon (need to choose a modem between the 2 Zyxel routers offered by Axxess or the Telkom Pace). but...
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    Need help with WiFi Settings

    Hi all, I'm in a bit of a pickle and have no idea how to solve my problem. But first a bit of background. I already have a TP-Link Router and TP-Link Range Extender as well as three PC's that all work well with a TP-Link Nano N Receiver each. I would like to set up a Guest network...
  4. naeem

    adsl wifi router specials?

    So the first highveld thunderstorm injured my Tp Link router, internet/wifi works fine, but lan ports seem to be shot. 3 give no signal, and 1 is intermittent. Even though i disconnected the telkom line, methinks a spike in the power caused some damage. SO says she saw a spark - Looking at...
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    Weird Line Speed Changes

    I have an uncapped 4meg ADSL line with Afrihost. My router always indicated that my current line speed was at 4096 with the maximum speed at 13312. Since about a week ago I noticed very slow downloads on my line, not hitting a rate higher than 200kb/s. When I logged into my router again, I...
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    MiFi to Wireless Router

    Hi Guys does anyone know if this is even possible. I have a Telkom Mega 200 wireless router (renting so no ADSL) but I have a network setup PC, Xbox360, BlueRay Player and TV all wired to the device as a "hub" in a sense so everything can talk to each other and I can use DLNA from my Z10 to...
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    VDSL modem options?

    Did a quick search through older threads and did not find a definitive answer. The MSAN around the corner is going live in a week and I want to switch over to VDSL. I'm looking for a VDSL capable modem other than the Pace, modem/router, supplied by Telkom. I do not need a router - I will...
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    Need help with extending wi-fi coverage across a 3-story house

    I am trying to help a friend to distribute his ADSL via wi-fi across his whole house. The problem though is it is a 3-story house built into a cliff, so has THICK concrete floors. So the questions is can you set-up 3x Wi-Fi routers and bridge them (not wirelessly) but via LAN(CAT5/RJ45)...
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    Need help with extending wi-fi coverage across a 3-story house

    I am trying to help a friend to distribute his ADSL via wi-fi across his whole house. The problem though is it is a 3-story house built into a cliff, so has THICK concrete floors. So the questions is can you set-up 3x Wi-fi routers and bridge them (not wirelessly) but via LAN(CAT5/RJ45)...
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    ADSL modem help. DSL light red.

    I've been through 3 modems in the past 2 months. Each one gives me the same problem. The Internet light stays green but the DSL light goes red. I've tried everything. I've tried resetting. I've tried resetting the line from Telkom. I'm with Afrihost and I'm definitely not out of my cap and my...
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    NAT Loopback some advice please.

    Hi All. Don't know if this is the right place for this... but here goes... I run a instance of opensimulator on my pc and have now got to the point where others can connect to me using a particular viewer. All is good except the networking part where I am totally a noob. In order for the...
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    D-Link Router - Difference?

    Hi, Does anyone know what the difference between these two routers are? Approx R120 price difference. MD-DSL2750U (R676 or R657 @ rebeltech) DSL2750U (R784)...
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    Separate ISP for Xbox and work on one router.

    I saw a post for a PS3 but nothing on an Xbox. My landlord has a D-Link DSL-2750U router that he uses for his office. How do I set up a separate account on the same router to run an xbox off it? Been struggling for hours and even managed to lock the router on Support mode. Any help will...
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    Suggestions on a Wifi ADSL Router

    Hi guys My old aging Billion 800VGT is starting to give me issues (I checked, the latest firmware is loaded) - for example, it shows the connection is there and everything, but when I try to browse I can't. Also, my wireless devices gets stuck on the "obtaining IP address" message -...
  15. jannier

    What is this?

    Hi, Can the clever guys who know please tell me what this is, and if I should worry, and what to do if it is a threat. I run Avast Free Antivirus v8.x. Win7 X64 Windows firewall is on PC is connected to NAT'ed router. The router firewall log is showing this: I replaced the last few...
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    Connection Timeouts on network

    Hi guys I have fairly good knowledge about ADSL and Wi-Fi but there is something that is bothering me and I need someone with more knowledge to advise on the following: A few friends and I are living in a house together with an Internet connection. We have the following: 1x Netgear Router 1x...
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    An Odd Home Network Setup

    I have a fairly odd setup for our home network (mainly due to 2nd hand hardware...) that gives us some issues. Our current setup has the ADSL line going to a Telkom Wireless router/modem. Because the wireless doesn't work - only the ethernet - this is then connected to an MWEB Billion...
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    Router - Data Usage per IP / MAC / Device

    Hi, I have a 3G USB modem (K3770, vodacom) connected to a TP-Link 3G MR3420 Router and I have iPhone's, iPad's and Laptops wireless connected to the router. Is there a why to see the data usage per device per month (or time) and is there a why to set data limits per device per month. So that...
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    help needed with smart function & ps3 through access point

    hey guys, was wondering if you could help. See attached picture link for layout. everything works fine in room#1, and 99% of the time all is fine with smart tv and dongle in room 2 to be able to connect to network/internet wireless, but recently I've added a...
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    Cheap(ish) Router for ADSL line?

    I am going to get a ADSL 1Mb line installed soon, can anybody recommend a router that wont give me too much of troubles? (Pinetown, Durban area).