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    Rain 5G Help

    Hi, new to the site, I have tried looking for a solution, but I'm at a loss. I have had Rain 5G for quite a while now and I am really happy with it, however over the last month or so I have had an issue. My internet works perfectly over ethernet but wirelessly does not. The phones in the...
  2. Jamie McKane

    Uncapped wireless vs fibre - Bandwidth comparison

    Uncapped wireless vs fibre - Bandwidth comparison The MyBroadband South African ISP rankings for July 2020 recently showed that Rain has replaced Telkom as the lowest-ranked Internet service provider (ISP) in the country. Subscribers using Rain's uncapped LTE and 5G services continue to...
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    Anyone have experience with krypton web wireless?

    Looking for get 5mb uncapped, unthrottled for R350 and wanted to know it anyone has it and can let me know if they're good or not https://www.kryptonweb.co.za/
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    Telkom migrating from ADSL to Wireless - Downgrade from 10mbps to 4mbps

    This is something Telkom has been pushing for a couple of months now. We were told that our ADSL copper line is no longer supported and we need to move over to their wireless infrastructure. Once on the wireless network I noticed that my speed was unusually low and when I followed up on it with...
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    Fibre router suggestion

    I have been using the router that cool ideas gave me, (TP-Link WR840N), but it broke down last week, I know it is the router as I managed to get hold of a Tenda N300 and it is working ok now. I have a 20/2 line with CISP (Vumatel). I have 4 people around the house = 4 phones + TV + ~4 tablets...
  6. Dretastic06

    EasyWeb(CPT)

    Hi, is any of you guys using Easyweb(Wireless connection) and more specifically in Cape Town? Mind telling me if there has been any issues your side?
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    Will high gain Poynting LTE antenna solve this issue?

    Hi there. Kind of at my wits end. Being forced to work from home but our wireless LTE has become unbearable and I believe it may be due to a change in towers. Currently on 4g, our stats are as follows: RSRP: -101dBm SINR: 5dB I've managed to locate the single telkom tower nearby and i'm...
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    How to add a second router to an existing router ?

    Hi I have a fibre network with level 7 as service provider. The wireless router is located in the middle of the house, but I also want to add a second router. I have a previous Telkom Dlink router - can I use this or do I need to get another router ? If I connect a router with ethernet cable...
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    3 Wireless ADSL and VDSL routers for sale [bundle deal - all for R500]

    Three used ADSL/VDSL modem routers for sale. Perfect for someone looking to use them as range extenders or for an IT guy to use as test devices. If you're still on ADSL, you can use the VDSL modem router to get up to 40mbps on an ADSL line. Just the VDSL router retails for around R1000. Based...
  10. Tektonic

    MPOW 059 Wireless Headphones - Amazon US Bestseller

    Got these as a gift, but don't really need them as I have a pair of earphones which do the job. I've been told they're extremely good quality for the price, and the 20,000+ reviews on Amazon US (see link below) give weight to that claim. They come with a carry bag, are foldable, can be plugged...
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    Fibrestream - 1 Month and a week's extremely frustrating and disgusting promises and guarantees

    So 5 weeks ago I signed up for a 20mbps wireless package. Took a week to call me for an installation. Week 1: Technician came with a large AirFibre Dish, found "CLEAR" line of sight to the tower. He found out that there was only 2 Access Points on the tower one facing west and the other facing...
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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...
  20. Rouxenator

    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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