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    Problem with Internal Phone wiring??

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    Post by 3rdforum on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 19:32

    F.A.O. Cam or Reg ( or anyone who can help)

    My broadband works fine up until @ 6.30pm each day. It then drops from 5.5 meg to 1.5. My ISP ran an check and said there is an internal problem. The telephone engineer did some kind of test from the exchange and said that my router was causing a short circuit on the phone line. I have gone through 5 routers in the last 3 years. They work fine for a couple of months and then they degrade. Most evenings, my router will drop the connection 3 or 4 times. Any suggestions??






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    Post by Campbell Brodie on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:07

    Sorry Dermo, can't help you pal, I know nothing about broadband that isn't freely available on Google. When I was on the tools it was all copper wires and phones, I wasn't involved in the broadband side of it. We have specialist BB engineers now whose job it is just to fit routers, ISDN, etc. I'm clueless!



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    Post by Mcqueen on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:12

    Mmm,Maybe all the family are on the phones at the same time and overload it, 6.30 onwards ? Problem with Internal Phone wiring?? 3275847336 
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    Post by 3rdforum on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:12

    Thanks anyway Cam. There is interference on the phone line ( the broadband comes in that way, no fibre here yet. ). I've switched every electrical device off in the hosue to see if that would improve things. No joy. I'm suspicious that the wiring itself may be to blame.






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    Post by 3rdforum on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:13

    Mcqueen wrote:Mmm,Maybe all the family are on the phones at the same time and overload it, 6.30 onwards ? Problem with Internal Phone wiring?? 3275847336 

    No feckin way Reg. Imagine the phone bill Problem with Internal Phone wiring?? 2419626307 Problem with Internal Phone wiring?? 2419626307






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    Post by JaBBa on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:13

    Most ISP will drop speeds around then as its peak time,more so noticeable on low internet speed,who is your provider & what router do you have,what else is connected to it? Surely your provider will replace the router.



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    Post by JaBBa on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:18

    Just read you have interference,I'd try a normal house phone ( not wireless ) in the master socket,if prob is still there its there fault mate....



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    Post by 3rdforum on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:27

    JaBBa wrote:Most ISP will drop speeds around then as its peak time,more so noticeable on low internet speed,who is your provider & what router do you have,what else is connected to it? Surely your provider will replace the router.
    Next door neighbour is with Vodafone as well Jabba. His connection doesn't drop at any time. There is slight interference on the master socket. I'll borrow the neighbours phone and plug it in just to rule out my phone as being the source of the fault.






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    Post by Mcqueen on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:31

    Or just unplug it to see if its still dropping Problem with Internal Phone wiring?? 3275847336 
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    Post by JaBBa on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:33

    3rdforum wrote:
    JaBBa wrote:Most ISP will drop speeds around then as its peak time,more so noticeable on low internet speed,who is your provider & what router do you have,what else is connected to it? Surely your provider will replace the router.
    Next door neighbour is with Vodafone as well Jabba.
    Did'nt know Vodafone done internet through a landline....



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    Post by 3rdforum on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:36

    In Ireland they do!! Problem with Internal Phone wiring?? 3025408739






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    Post by 3rdforum on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:37

    Mcqueen wrote:Or just unplug it to see if its still dropping Problem with Internal Phone wiring?? 3275847336 
    Unplug what??






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    Post by Mcqueen on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:40

    3rdforum wrote:
    Mcqueen wrote:Or just unplug it to see if its still dropping Problem with Internal Phone wiring?? 3275847336 
    Unplug what??
    The phone ?
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    Post by Topdog on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:43

    Unplug everything, disable all internet connection routes all uninstall router
    plug back in restart and reinstall router
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    Post by 3rdforum on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:44

    Tried that. No luck.






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    Post by Mcqueen on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:44

    3rdforum wrote:Tried that. No luck.
    Semtex then, Plenty over there, Problem with Internal Phone wiring?? 1293740352 
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    Post by 3rdforum on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:44

    Meant Re: Reg's suggestion "Tried that". Will give your idea a go tomorrow Kev.






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    Post by 3rdforum on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:45

    Mcqueen wrote:
    3rdforum wrote:Tried that. No luck.
    Semtex then, Plenty over there, Problem with Internal Phone wiring?? 1293740352 
    Problem with Internal Phone wiring?? 3025408739 Problem with Internal Phone wiring?? 3025408739  Most of it has gone off by now. Anyway, I have already sent the good stuff to Vince. Dunno what he wants it for though Problem with Internal Phone wiring?? 3275847336 Problem with Internal Phone wiring?? 3275847336






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    Post by Mcqueen on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:47

    Remember all that trouble i had, it turned out to be an extension lead, I just went round disconnecting things until i came across it, Had me going for days that did,
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    Post by Topdog on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:49

    Good idea Reg strangle your half siblings with an extension lead
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    Post by Mcqueen on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:53

    There you go Dermot, Ireland on a go slow after 6,30, You want a Taliban satalite phone,
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    Post by 3rdforum on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:57

    Was onto Vodafone last night Jabba. They ran a test on the line and showed no fault up to the point of entry to the house. My internet light on the router is constantly blinking on and off. I'm not sure if this is how it should be or if there is an intermittent fault on the actual wiring that causes it to constantly short circuit.






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    Post by 3rdforum on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 20:59

    If we keep mentioning Al queda and Taliban, I wonder will the yanks start to keep an eye on us?? Or maybe MI6??

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    Post by Mcqueen on Thu 7 Nov 2013 - 21:00

    3rdforum wrote:Was onto Vodafone last night Jabba. They ran a test on the line and showed no fault up to the point of entry to the house. My internet light on the router is constantly blinking on and off. I'm not sure if this is how it should be or if there is an intermittent fault on the actual wiring that causes it to constantly short circuit.
    Have a look in all the junction boxes, Problem with Internal Phone wiring?? 2419626307 

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