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by Darren_111
Sat Apr 12, 2014 4:21 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Crackling on handset and modem disconnecting
Replies: 8
Views: 38940

Re: Crackling on handset and modem disconnecting

I have already paid one lot of $220 “incorrect callout fee”. I’m trying to get this fee waived before anything else is done. I believe that Exetel’s line provider is to blame for not detecting the fault and Exetel should not accept this fee from their provider. I acted diligently and in good faith b...
by Darren_111
Wed Apr 09, 2014 9:51 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Crackling on handset and modem disconnecting
Replies: 8
Views: 38940

Re: Crackling on handset and modem disconnecting

The quoted text below is the reply I eventually received. I don't understand what this person is saying. Does this make sense to anyone? Does this person even realise I've already been billed the fee? Did they not read I've already replaced my local cabling and my modem? ---- "Thank you for your e-m...
by Darren_111
Wed Apr 02, 2014 10:20 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Crackling on handset and modem disconnecting
Replies: 8
Views: 38940

Crackling on handset and modem disconnecting

Over several months I’ve had a line fault on my Exetel provided line. It sometimes gave me a crackling sound on my handset and frequent disconnections of my modem. I replaced my local cabling and my modem with no improvement. I had been scared of the $220 incorrect callout fee and so had just lived ...
by Darren_111
Fri Oct 05, 2007 1:07 pm
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: Wireless Hotspots
Replies: 94
Views: 15446

There's probably no legal implications unless the AP owners tried to sell access to customers outside their premises.
by Darren_111
Fri Oct 05, 2007 11:17 am
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: Wireless Hotspots
Replies: 94
Views: 15446

I would definitely like to be placed on a list of Exetel ADSL2 customers interested in participating. I think you'll find some Exetel customers are already sharing their ADSL connection through WiFi (not me!). It would be good to encourage such customers to go legit and also secure with VPN. There's...