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Do I need a special microfilter for FTTC/VDSL?

My ADSL is being upgraded to FTTC/VDSL next week. I'm told that it no longer involves an engineer visit - BT are sending me a new router, and I just plug in the new router where my current ADSL router ...
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DSL-AC68U - Slow WAN WiFi speed on windows clients

In a nutshell, the title say it all... The modem, an asus DSL-AC68u works perfectly fine with any firmware up to 3.0.0.4_376_2187, which is the last one of the "3.0.0.4_376" serie. Since asus ...
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Cisco 857 Integrated Services Router on vDSL line?

I own a Cisco 857 router which was working on an adsl line without any problems. Lately I moved to my new home and switched my line to vdsl. Router wasnt able to sync in my new line while the router ...
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What is Dynamic Line Managment

I have a Chorus (NZ Line tech) guy coming out on Friday, as I've signed up to VDSL. What I want to know is what is DLM exactly, why is it there, and what does it do?
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Why am i only getting half the advertised speed?

My ISP offers an internet speed for 20mb VDSL for 2 months and for free! So i signed up for no money charge, and a tech support came to my house to set up my new Internet, he showed and confirmed me ...
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Multi-WAN ADSL2 or VDSL modem/routers?

I'm not asking fort product recommendations, just out of curiosity - because all I can seem to find are multi-WAN that have one of each ADSL/VDSL/Ethernet/USB - are there such devices that have multi-...
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Unable to send email via any of SMTP servers using an IP camera, why?

I'm trying to setup Mail Settings on my IP Camera, but none of the SMTP servers seem to work, and this is only happening when it's connected on my DSL connection! Otherwise it works great on my cable ...
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BT hub5 / BT broadband infinity 2 and TP-Link archer D2

so i have got BT infinity 2 with a BT HUB 5 router which is connected to Openreach Socket on the wall via ADSL cable.on the router it says ADSL plug as well .as i am having some problems with online ...
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Need modem for a line-bonded ADSL2+ connection

I have two semi-related questions: What do I look for in specs to identify ADSL2+ modems capable of supporting line-bonding? I can't seem to locate any clear indication of those which do versus those ...
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How does my ISP (introducing vectoring) know which DSL modem I am using?

My VDSL2-ISP is introducing vectoring at the moment. They are putting all modems that have not been sold through that ISP (the modem producer is called Sagem, a French company) on a fallback profile (...
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VDSL service from BSNL India - modem & wireless router

I'm just now ordering VDSL internet service from BSNL India, and they are not giving me much help on modems / wireless routers. They don't seem to offer any equipment for rent or sale with this ...
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ERR_EMPTY_RESPONSE from modem for certain settings

I'm trying to setup my VDSL modem (Zyxel p-870H-51a v2) to connect to the internet. Whenever I go to modify, or apply/save a connection setting, it gives me a ERR_EMPTY_RESPONSE/Server closed ...
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Change DNS On Pace V2500 Router

I'm trying to change the DNS settings on my Pace V2500 router. There are no settings options within the admin interface so I will have to use telnet to make the changes. I cannot change the DNS per ...
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M0n0wall IPsec tunnel fails after switch to PPPoE

I have had a M0n0wall site-to-site IPsec VPN working for several months on a static IP via an ADSL router. We've just switched to a fibre (FTTC) connection, and M0n0wall has now been configured to ...
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Are modems, made for a more recent DSL standard, downwards compatible with older DSL technology?

I understand that older DSL modems aren't compatible with newer technology, but is the case same the other way around? I.e.: Is VDSL2 modem compatible with a VDSL connection? What about with ADSL or ...
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Will an ADSL2+ modem work with a VDSL input connection?

I have BT Infinity broadband (UK) which is Fibre to the Cabinet (FTTC) and then VDSL from the cabinet to the property. BT supply a BT Openreach branded modem to work with the VDSL connection. My ...
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Does the BT Home Hub 2.0 contain an integrated vDSL modem?

I'm switching broadband providers to take advantage of the new-to-my-area BT Infinity. My current network setup consists of a Netgear ADSL modem and an Apple Time Capsule router. This replaces the ...
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What is a good speed/price for an Internet connection? [closed]

My current 2-year contract with my Internet provider is running out and I want to get a better idea of price/speed ratios. Here are two deals I got from T-Online in Germany: Call-n-Surf Comfort Flat ...