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    Porting my Telkom contract to existing Vodacom number

    I recently got a new phone through Telkom mobile. It came with a sim card that I haven't activated. I want to use my existing Vodacom 079 number with the FreeMe contract. Can I port the FreeMe contract to my existing 079 number. On Telkom mobiles portal they list a my FreeMe contract number as...
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    Telkom High Latency and Slow Speed in the Evening

    Hi everyone, this is my first post on the forum and I created an account just to post this thread. For over the past year now I have had issues on Telkom in the evenings almost EVERY SINGLE DAY. I have a 10Mbps Capped ADSL line through them which I was only just eligible to get in February this...
  3. Jamie McKane

    Government will definitely not sell its stake in Telkom

    Government will definitely not sell its stake in Telkom Minister of Telecommunications Siyabonga Cwele has stated that the government will not sell its stake in Telkom. Cwele said the government was no longer considering the possibility of selling its shares in Telkom, following Telkom...
  4. Jamie McKane

    The nightmare of being blacklisted by Telkom

    The nightmare of being blacklisted by Telkom In recent months, MyBroadband has received a flood of complaints from Telkom customers who have been unable to cancel their accounts. In many cases, these customers' accounts were only successfully cancelled after MyBroadband followed up with Telkom...
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    Remove Second Wifi Network

    Hi Guys, I need some help please. I currently have ADSL and using the Telkom Dlink Router for Wifi. For some odd reason, I couldnt connect to the wifi due to an authentication error even though it worked well during the day. I couldnt access the configuration site and then contacted Afrihost...
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    Telkom to roam on Vodacom - can we cancel our Telkom FreeMe contract?

    Hello I live in an area (former Transkei) where there is only MTN signal. I have a Telkom FreeMe Family Unlimited contract (20 months remaining on contract) which roams on MTN. Apparently Telkom will begin roaming on Vodacom (and stop roaming on MTN) in December which means I will not be able to...
  7. Jamie McKane

    Telkom and Netflix partner for new streaming data services

    Telkom and Netflix partner for new streaming data services Telkom has announced a new partnership with Netflix in South Africa. The partnership with Telkom is Netflix’s first such agreement with a South African telecommunications company, said Telkom.
  8. Jamie McKane

    Telkom signs big LTE roaming agreement with Vodacom

    Telkom signs big LTE roaming agreement with Vodacom Telkom has signed an extensive roaming agreement with Vodacom to roam on its 2G, 3G, and 4G networks in South Africa. “Shareholders are advised that Vodacom South Africa and Telkom have concluded a long-term, multi-billion-rand agreement...
  9. Jamie McKane

    Telkom mistakenly agrees it is the "worst Internet provider ever"

    Telkom mistakenly agrees it is the "worst Internet provider ever" The official Telkom Twitter account has responded to a user complaining about the provider's service delivery without seemingly examining the context, resulting in an embarrassing situation for the company's social media team...
  10. SPERUJ

    My Telkom Landline

    My Question that needs answering is : How do I block (like, what ussd string do I dial for free from my Telkom landline phone) certain people's phone numbers (their landline & cellphone numbers) so that they cannot call my Telkom landline number (& on any phone that's hooked up to my telkom...
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    DSL line cancelled without approval or reason

    Dearest Telkom, Thank you for the worst service in the world. I would like to personally thank you for the disruption in service and the additional 3G expenses I have been blessed with. Working from home is such a joy - Not to mentioning the fact that there will be a loss of income and the time...
  12. Jamie McKane

    What it's like to buy a Telkom SIM card at PEP

    What it's like to buy a Telkom SIM card at PEP Telkom has experienced system failure in recent weeks which resulted in Telkom stores being unable to RICA and sell prepaid SIM cards to customers. When MyBroadband visited a Telkom store last month to purchase a prepaid SIM card, the store...
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    Checking Telkom Fibre Usage

    Does anyone know how to check your monthly Fibre Usage balance from Telkom? I have a 10MB line uncapped and searched on selfservice.telkom.co.za but was not able to find anything.
  14. Jamie McKane

    Telkom details why it wasn't at rAge 2018

    Telkom details why it wasn't at rAge 2018 VS Gaming and Telkom moved the finals of the VS Gaming Masters and VS Gaming Championships from rAge to Comic Con Africa earlier this year. For many years, Telkom’s esports brand has been associated with rAge, where the finals have previously been held.
  15. Jamie McKane

    What DStv and Telkom have in common

    What DStv and Telkom have in common MultiChoice and Telkom are both well-known companies in South Africa and have dominated the market in their respective arenas. MultiChoice, through its DStv service, was the number one option when it came to entertainment. If you wanted movies, TV series...
  16. Jamie McKane

    How many employees have left Telkom since 1991

    How many employees have left Telkom since 1991 Telkom is one of South Africa's most well-known companies, having dominated the fixed-line telecoms market in the country for years. At the height of its fixed-line empire, Telkom had well over 5 million fixed-line subscribers.
  17. aalwees

    Telkom Data Confusion and Fat Payment Rejection Fee

    Two Telkom Gripes: 1. Telkom's app tells you you have data left while at the same time Telkom sends you SMSes telling you your Data Bundle is finished and you've been switched to out-of-bundle rates. The Bill So Far nicely given in the app continues to mount while the Data remaining remains at...
  18. Jamie McKane

    Telkom FreeMe bundles now give you free YouTube

    Telkom FreeMe bundles now give you free YouTube Telkom has announced that its new FreeMe prepaid bundles include free YouTube. Telkom FreeMe prepaid bundles include a number of bonuses, such as free calls, WhatsApp, messages, and more.
  19. Jamie McKane

    Telkom's head of finance now working for SAA

    Telkom's head of finance now working for SAA South African Airways (SAA) has appointed Deon Fredericks as its new interim Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Fredericks’ appointment as interim CFO was announced by the national carrier on Thursday. [SANews]
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    Telkom LTE Pathetic Speeds - PLEASE HELP???

    Our Telkom LTE speeds are pathetic, and I can clearly see from the Speedtest results that something is not configured correctly, our upload speeds are much faster than the download, which is definitely not correct. We have been using a Huawei B315 LTE Router, and I have also tried out the...
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