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    Telkom router issues

    Apologies if this is the wrong place to post this query. I am somewhat technologically challenged. My elderly mother was called a couple of weeks ago and told telkom were changing to wireless throughout. The gent said someone would be in touch over the next couple of weeks to install the new...
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    Best way to network Apartment buildings?

    Hello all Looking for some insight on what the best way would be to network 7 apartment buildings together... Basically the internal reticulation is easy as there are already conduits with space available. So, switches in the db box and a cable to each apartment. Question is: How to network...
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    PowerBeam ISO 400 low throughput - not aligned

    Hello all Just deployed a PtP with PBE ISO Gen2's to send a 200/100 fibre internet connection over 500m with Complete clear LoS. *Currently installled with "point and shoot" installation (no proper alignment yet - need to get some scaffolds to reach the height) and I get the signal and...
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    High Ping(gaming) when users connect to the internet wireless.

    Hi everyone. So i hope i can find someone who can help me, i currently have a 20mb ADSL line , upgraded because there is about 3-6 users connecting to the router via phone on wireless to the router. When i'm gaming and no one is connected, my ping is in the 200 range, but when they connect on...
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    Internet Service Provider - George, Dormehls Drift

    Have family members moving to George, Dormehls Drift. Any advice on good ISP's (ADSL, Wireless or Fibre) in the Area? Does not seem if there is fibre in the area yet from what I can tell, but I might be totally mislooking. They are on Telkom currently and would like to stay with them, the...
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    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...
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    Pretoria North - ISP Afrika Greenlight.

    Good Day Guys. ISP Afrika has given the greenlight for installation on a new Network In Pretoria North. The area that will be covered will be from the Entrance of Pretoria North to outlying Akasia. Basically if you are able to see the Mountain they should be able to provide you with coverage...
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    Best Wireless Gaming Headphones with RGB

    Hi All Please throw in your comments on what is currently the best Wireless Gaming Headphones with RGB lights that you can buy here local in CPT, JHB or Durbs, PE etc.? <please mention walk-in shops and/or online sites that sell them here local> I heard from a few people that Logitech G933 is...
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    Your fastest mobile speedtest on the MyBroadband Speed Test App

    I have been following the recent MyBroadband Speed Test App competition and was wondering what the fastest speed was that has been achieved? Has anyone been able to top the one I got on Saturday morning : I was exactly 1km away from the tower using a stock Nokia 5.
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    student internet potchefstroom

    Hey guys, I am moving somewhere else in potchefstroom next year and have a R600 pm budget for internet, I need very low ping and a fast download speed for my needs as I will be quite far from campus. Does anyone have any good experience with their isp's in potch or are they all generally **** tier?
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    Best LTE deal?

    Hi guys, I am looking to get a good LTE deal, looking for any suggestions. It seems as though MWEB currently has quite a good special going on, with 110Gb LTE per month plus a free router (if you stay for 12 months) for R550. Has anyone had any issues with MWEB LTE...
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    Super simple plug-and-play broadband solution for mother-in-law?

    I am looking for a dead-easy solution for complete non-techie user for fixed broadband. I'm tending towards something that is wireless so as to avoid all the pain associated with lines, connection-fees etc. Does anybody know of a package deal that is specifically targeted to non-technical...
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    Wireless Projecting

    Hi there, My company currently has a standard Asus projector with 2 HDMI ports. This boardroom is laid out in such a way that it looks really bad to have a HDMI cable connected the whole time. So now I need to find an alternative wireless way. What is your preference to wireless...
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    New Wireless Modem/Router for Guesthouse

    Hi folks, so our 5 year old TP Link has finally packed up. We looking at the following to keep the guests happy. Dual Band Wifi (2.4ghz and 5ghz) Must have guest SSID to connect USB(Printer sharing etc) Simple Dashboard interface Good coverage for 400sqm home. Budget Max R2000
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    Looking at buying Bluetooth speaker system, any proposals?

    Hi there, I'm looking at buying a Bluetooth speaker system for home, got my eye on Harman Kardon Go+Play wireless speakers. Any advise on this system or any other system that you can propose?
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    Wireless to Fibre/Satellite Options Cape Town?

    I'm busy putting feelers out there for experiences with any fibre alternative in Cape Town. Looking for any isp/package that offers any upload speed that's upwards from at least 2mb. Have 2 users in my household, one for business in the entertainment industry (not too heavy use though...
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    If you like walking barefeet on legos, WIRUlink is for you

    Hi, Thought I'd share my experience with WIRUlink, which is about as painful as hitting your toe on the kitchen counter at 3AM. So because I couldn't get ADSL or Fibre I opted for the Wireless route, first off was Level 7, service was great, but no line of sight, enter WIRUlink, I signed up...
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    Wireless Internet Parkrand Area

    Hi Guys, a customer of mine is looking for a wireless uncapped service provider in parkrand/boksburg area. Any suggestions? Thanks,
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    Huawei B315 + wireless repeater

    Hi, I have setup my B315, all is good & I'd like to extend the wireless range. I have another old router that can act in "Wireless Repeater" mode so I figured I'd use that. When I setup the 2nd router in repeater mode I need to enter the mac address of the B315, all quite straightforward. The...
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    Wireless on R304 Stellenbosch

    Hi All Anyone any input as to connectivity type(s) and costs available for a farm outside Stellenbosch? I believe there are no ADSL available, and was looking into Wireless. Mobile data signal is very weak and very expensive. This seems costly, but would I be able to source my own...