1. P

    Panasonic PABX & accesories

    1 x Panasonic TES824 Hybrid PABX 2 x Panasonic Digital switchboard handsets 1 x ITS Vocal jr. Auto attendant Asking R4,800 onco
  2. J

    How to cancel Telkom lines or services

    I have recently been involved in assisting clients with cancelling their Telkom services. As recent articles ahve highlighted Telkom is swamped with cancellation requests As of Jun 2018 Cancellations are now initiated on line or through 10210 10210 cancellation tries hard to push the...
  3. L

    My Landline

    I would like to get your opinion on the matter of these wires are telephone wires or something else Any Help Or Opinion is appreciated
  4. Psyndrome

    Telkom / Openserve Fibre Technician Trainer

    Urgently looking for Fibre Technician who has / is working on the Telkom / Openserve network. To provide a days training to a team of 5 from reading orders to splicing and ONT installations. If training goes well, looking to bring onboard on an ongoing basis. Will pay substantially.
  5. Kevin Lancaster

    How much South Africans spend on their telephone bill each year

    How much South Africans spend on their telephone bill each year Stats SA has released its Living Conditions of Households in South Africa report for 2014/2015, detailing how much South Africans spend on various services.
  6. Kevin Lancaster

    Telephone and cellphone number codes in South Africa

    Telephone and cellphone number codes in South Africa While everybody knows that 082 is a Vodacom number and 083 is MTN, codes like 0615 and 0606 can be confusing – here is a list to help.
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    New ADSL user

    Hi, i hope this in the right section. im pretty new to this adsl installation process. I had a telephone installed on Saturday 6th feb, the phone works fine and all, i went to Telkoms ADSL checker and it says the service is not available? but there are people in my complex that has ADSL so i...
  8. Kevin Lancaster

    The first telephone ever used in SA

    The first telephone ever used in South Africa MyBroadband takes a look at the first telephone used in the country – back in 1878 in Cape Town.
  9. LazyLion

    SPCA Alberton - Phone Lines down for three weeks now

    Can anyone help us get somebody at Telkom to catch a wake up and get the phone lines at the Alberton SPCA working again? They have been down for three weeks already and Telkom just doesn't give a crap. As you can imagine the work that the SPCA does is very critical! Please help us light a...
  10. M

    Man picks up iron instead of telephone

  11. B

    British type telephone RJ11 conversion

    Hi guys not sure if this is the right thread to place this but here goes I have one of these old type British telephones and I was wondering if anyone can instruct me how to fit a RJ11 connector onto it? I popped open the wall jack it has and it...
  12. LazyLion

    Line Dropping when people call me - even with nothing connected!

    So my ADSL phone line at home has been doing this for some time now... about a year. I report it to Telkom and they test the line and say they cannot find anything wrong. I have replaced all the equipment (router, telephone handsets and micro-filters). When somebody calls it sounds really...
  13. joppenheim

    Can you achieve analog telephone comms over powerline?

    Hi there Does anybody know of a powerline-type device that would allow analog telephone communication? I have purchased a house and it has the incoming Telkom line into one of the rooms, but we need to extend the line to the rest of the house. Normally, you run extra cabling throughout the...
  14. T

    Telkom Telephone service acting weird

    Today (30/09/2011) my Telkom Telephone acted rather weird: As soon as i pick up the receiver, background noise nearly deafens me - mostly no dialing tone (Either it has one for a short period of time or none at all). I can't make outbound calls and incoming calls are patchy and mostly break up...
  15. B

    lightning protector for telephone lines

    I'm on my 2nd ADSL modem router , just installed it now , 1st was hit by lightning , Ive searched everywhere but I cant find a lightning protector for telephone lines. so if you cant buy it - make it , so i made my own , as we only use 2 wires i only needed 2 fuses , i used a rating of 0.2...
  16. G

    ADSL & Telephone interference

    I did a search for this but could not find the answer in previous posts so hoping you guys &/or gals can help: I've upgraded my Telkom line to an ADSL and have installed a Netgear 54mb wireless router. The router and phone plug into a filter before going into the wall but they sit near to...
  17. jes

    Google opens new line to Internet phone calls - analysis

    Google opens new line to Internet phone calls - analysis All the fuss about tweeting, texting, Facebook pokes and various other cutting-edge forms of communication can obscure the fact that old-fashioned telephone calls are still a pretty effective way of conveying information
  18. O

    Was ever Primetel replaced?

    Or any company offering similar capacities? - VOIP and mobile voip, ICASA license, local traffic and to-be-launched SMS services, etc? There was a bit of talk at the time about user migration to another operator or a new operation being started, but I have not seen anything published...
  19. O

    Did anyone replace Primetel?

    Or any company offering similar capacities? There was a bit of talk at the time about user migration to another operator or a now operation being started, but I have not seen anything published since... I spent some time and money on taking Primetel into some of our markets in Africa and...
  20. mh348

    Setting up Asterisk for Home/Small Office use

    Some time back I was thinking of installing a small PBX system with about 6 or 7 extensions but I never got around to doing it. I'm thinking of installing an Asterisk box, but I don't know what the of card to get. If there is someone that has setup one some advice on what type of card to go...