1. K

    Can you use the internet without a modem ?

    So I had a tp-link WiFi modem initially supplying WiFi to my entire house but yesterday we experienced a power outage that I think may have fried the device or power cable. When the power came back on this morning, the device did not power on (tried it on different plug points in the house, does...
  2. werfie

    Router Battery Backup

    Anyone using anyone of these two to backup ADSL router during power outages? If so, any feedback or other relatively cheap solutions? OR...
  3. V

    [SOLD] ASUS RT-AC88U Router

    Item: ASUS RT-AC88U Router Age: About 1 Year Price: R3750 Warranty: Not Sure Packaging: Yes, Original with all accessories Condition: Excellent Looks brand new Location: Centurion Reason: Upgrading Shipping: Buyers cost and risk Collection: Preferred AC3100 Dual Band Gigabit WiFi Gaming...
  4. L

    WebAfrica emails on LTE Routers misleading

    Hi all This is my first post and apologies if I did anything wrong. I would like some advise if I can take this further and in general if I can complain about this issue so other users will be made aware what they are getting into on the free to use router. When I signed up in October 2017...
  5. H

    Fibre Network failover to ADSL

    I have recently installed FTTH with TT CONNECT with Fredd as service provider and we are down once or twice a week. I still have ADSL with a different service provider. I have kept both until there is stability in the area as there are still large installations going on in the area. I have a...
  6. bustaboom

    Suggestions: Reliable mid-range ADSL Dual-band Router + WIFI AP?

    Hi guys Been a previous member for many years but lost my old details. I'm looking to purchase an ADSL Router + WIFI AP on behalf of my mother. I purchased a "ASUS RT-AC1200G+ AC1200 Dual-Band Gigabit Wi-Fi Fibre-Ready Router" for R1099 from Takealot, set it up, updated to latest firmware, but...
  7. N

    Use Any Router with Vox Fibre

    Hey guys, A friend of mine living in Durban North recently got a 50/5 Mbps Vumatel/Vox fibre line and connection. The install techies removed his upper-mid end Asus VDSL modem/router that he had recently purchased in anticipation of upgrading to fibre and replaced it with a small white Mikrotik...
  8. P

    Confused About Network Setup

    Hello, I just had install a dish for us. They installed a mikrotik router with a tenda access point. What is confusing me is that the ethernet cable from the mikrotik router/dish is plugged into the LAN 2 port of the Tenda AP. Why is this? Shouldn't it be in the WAN port? I don't...
  9. Jamie McKane

    Where to set up your Wi-Fi router at home

    Where to set up your Wi-Fi router at home To find out how to properly set up a Wi-Fi router, MyBroadband asked DrayTek South Africa for the basic guidelines. DrayTek is a manufacturer of high-performance routers and access points, with support for a variety of specialised applications.
  10. M

    Router for ADSL and Fibre(soon)

    Hi Folks, So I've been struggling along with Telkom ADSL for the past few years and finally will have the option for fibre soon - they are still digging up the road outside so not sure how long it will take for the fibre network to be operational. As luck would have it, my cheapie zyxel...
  11. S

    Huawei B315s-936 LTE Router [SOLD]

    SOLD Item name: Huawei B315s-936 LTE Router Age and condition: 2 years old, excellent condition, See photos attached Do you include packaging: No Warranty: No Reason for selling: Upgraded, no longer needed Price: R500 Negotiable: No Location: Queenswood, Pretoria Shipping or collection...
  12. S

    Technicolor TG589vn v3 VDSL Router + ZyXel Wireless Extender (MWEB branded)

    Item: Technicolor TG589vn v3 VDSL Router (Mweb FON VDSL router) + ZyXel WRE2205 Wireless Extender (MWEB branded) Age: 3 years Price: R300 for both Warranty: None Packaging: Yes, original Condition: Brand new, never used Location: Lenasia, JHB Reason: Never been used, not needed Shipping: At your...
  13. E

    Huawei 4G Router B618-22d

  14. W

    LTE Router + Antenna [sale]

    Items: 1) [-]Poynting XPol-0006 LTE Antenna with 10m cable and free (if you buy the antenna :)) 3m mast (pole and wall bracket)[/-] SOLD [-]2) Huawei B593s-601 Router[/-]SOLD Condition: Antenna in very good condition with slight discoloration. Router in excellent condition. Age: 2 years...
  15. NeonNinja

    (S) Huawei E5372 LTE Mobile WiFi

    Item name : Huawei E5372 LTE Mobile WiFi Age and condition: About 5-6 months maybe. Missing back cover. Do you include packaging: No. Reason for selling: Have newer LTE wireless router, no need, just gathering dust. Price: R600 Negotiable: No. Location: Brakpan Shipping or collection: Colletion...
  16. Concentric

    [S] LTE Modem/Poynting antenna

    Item name (be very descriptive): HUAWEI B315s LTE Router/A-XPOL-0006-10m Poynting antenna Age and condition:2 Years. Works perfectly Do you include packaging: Yes/No Warranty: No Reason for selling: Not needed Price: R1500 Negotiable: Yes Location: Morning-side/Houghton Johannesburg...
  17. M

    Hackers infect 500,000 consumer routers all over the world with malware

    Hackers infect 500,000 consumer routers all over the world with malware
  18. M

    Undetected for 6 years, sophisticated malware can spy on PCs through your router

    Undetected for 6 years, sophisticated malware can spy on PCs through your router
  19. K

    TTConnect + Afrihost Fibre. Unable to get IP after router change

    Hi, I have a working fibre installation, TTConnect + Afrihost. However when I swap the router the WAN interface does not get an IP (defaults to A few observations 1. On day of final install (2 Mar 2018) - plugged in laptop directly onto the media converter - got an IP...
  20. J

    Setting up an office VPN through a Vox business fibre router

    Hi all I realise this must be a common and fairly standard task, but I'm struggling to understand what I need to do, probably because I don't really understand all the terminology correctly... For some background, I'm a dev, not a network admin, but we're a really small company so the...