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    What ADSL router should I buy? Already had 2 bad experiences.

    I had an old Netgear ADSL router from Telkom that was starting to perform erratically. The internet speed would slow down to a crawl and the end result was that I had to reboot the device daily. First I bought a Tenda ADSL router to replace it. This thing performed really badly and I...
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    adsl tweak possibility?

    Good Day, So i moved up to a new place here in pretoria ~2 months back, used telkom DSL checker, 10meg supported exchange (thought woohoo right?) wrong, i was on 2mb for a month, was okay, i decided to up to a 4meg, telkom then told me my line speed of 4mbps was unatainable due to "poor...
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    Hello from Tech Support

    Tech Support is a technology support company. We supply IT Support to the Business, Schools and Home market. We have been active in the Western cape since 2008. Our services are available in The Helderberg region, Somerset West, Strand, Gordons Bay, Cape Wine lands, Stellenbosch, Northern...
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    Routers that are both 3G and Wifi capable?

    Hi guys, I am in the market to purchase a new router, however, the area I stay in does not have Telkom infrastruture, in PMB, hence I am using Afrihost's Mobile Data package. I have multple WIFI devices at home and need to replace my old Tenda N+ adsl router with one that I can use with all...
  5. Foxhound5366

    How To Share Media with Telkom D-Link DSL-2750U USB Port

    I don't know if this is something that everybody will scoff over because it's 'old news', but I couldn't find a guide over how to do it so figured I may as well share something I'm pretty happy about. The million dollar question: why does Telkom not promote that their stock-standard D-Link...
  6. TEXTILE GUY

    Netgear dgn2200V4

    So, my new router is in. Netgear 2200v4 - built in ariel. Firmware upgrade done .... Problem .... Its seems to drop connection momentarily infrequently. I have two options - 1. Ask advce and try to solve the issue 2. Return it and exchange. I would like to try option 1 and am...
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    Can the Mweb Fon Wifi Router be used for Other service providers?

    Can the Mweb Fon Wifi Router be used for Other service providers? It should just a router right? When I log into the router to change the ISP settings, then connect, works for a few seconds, then the Default mweb landing page just keeps coming up? Guess either going to have to stay with...
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    Home WiFi problems

    Hello all. I am new to the forum... but I need some help with my home wifi setup. I have a Netgear D6300 router/wifi where the Telkom line goes in. From there I run a network cable to another router, which extends the wifi to another part of my house. This is a D-Link N300 "Wireless Access...
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    D-Link DSL 2750U Modem Only Mode

    Hi guys, My old Netgear died and I just bought a D-Link DSL 2750U from Telkom. I need to change it's mode from "Router+Modem" to "Modem Only" mode since I have an Asus N66U Router. I'm not familiar at all with this device and I can't seem to find any answers online. Can anyone let me know...
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    Networking 2 routers

    Hi, I'm looking to get a static IP from my ISP so I'm getting a router that's able to establish the required VPN connection. However, I have an Asus AC-66U router (which, to the best of my knowledge, cannot establish a VPN connection) which I still want to do all my routing and networking...
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    Wireless Router Suggestions

    Hey guys, Looking for suggestions on wireless routers as follows. We currently use a TP-Link MR-3420 (old version) since we started with using 3G in our office but since moved to ADSL. Lately we facing some mixed experience with the router - everyone can connect but only some get internet...
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    Wireless Aerial and Router info

    Hi I am looking to part with my wireless internet grid etc. I would like to hear what I would be able to sell it for. It is a MicroTik Groove 2hn with the grid aerial. Apparantly this is all you need for wireless internet as it has the router built in.
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    Configuring an old router to work as a repeater

    I am trying to get an old router to function as a repeater, but I don't really know how. My current router is a TP-Link w8970, and my old router is a Netgear duo pro 300wr (those standard white ones that came from telkom way back). Anyway, I don't really know how to configure the settings...
  14. Johnatan56

    Router replacement

    Hi, Backdrop (ignore if you will): I am looking to replace a router due to three main issues. It's older (going on its sixth year), able to only support 54mbps while my extension handles 300mbps wifi, which is a major issue due to me often transferring files. Second is wifi drops, the...
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    Mweb FON routers

    Hi Guys I have a few questions regarding these FON routers MWEB are pushing, but first some backstory: My Father currently has the 4 Mbps Uncapped Premium ADSL + Line product from MWEB. Some Mweb call centre rep called him and asked him to swap to the new Mweb FON router free of charge...
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    YaClick

    Attention all - I m with a Yacklick provider in Dubai and it s a big rip off. They put a cap on your monthly data usage and the cap / limit is more or less reach once you have watched a movie on netflix or have been on the net for a couple of hours over a day or two. They ask me to buy a...
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    VDSL modem/router

    Hi, Since VDSL is incredibly new to me, I would like to find out what I should be looking for when I am shopping for a VDSL router please? These are my requirements: Must have WiFi Must be able to split connection across three homes Homes are about 20m apart from one another. Do I run CAT5...
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    Will this Asus vdsl router work? ...and any other advice

    My exchange is finally vdsl enabled. I'm planning on upgrading my service to 40Mbps vdsl (currently on 4mbps uncapped unshaped on mweb). My questions: 1) will this Asus router serve me better than the pace / billion / zyxer (I think that was the name) offerings...
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    Powerline network help

    Been struggling like mad these past few weeks to get WiFi coverage throughout my home. Its a large double storey house with thick walls. Unfortunately, the modem cannot be moved from where it is. I have tried wireless extenders and they just won't work. I have bought top of the range Belkin...
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    Desktop PC WI-FI dongle via USB port on PC

    Can anyone recommend a USB powered wi-fi dongle /adaptor? On-line shop essential, as we are far from any shops that may sell this type of thing. We are installing a new Desktop PC (which is not wi-fi enabled) in a place that is not close enough to our existing wi-fi router to use a cable...
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