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by Yuri
Sun Oct 28, 2007 9:21 pm
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: ATTENTION: The ONLY ADSL 2 Speed Issue Thread
Replies: 268
Views: 33716

I've been tracking my ADSL2+ speeds since it was installed earlier this year. http://steam4me.railpage.org.au/images/adsl2_speeds.jpg My first low reading was caused by a faulty ADSL2 filter and once I sorted that out my speed climbed rapidly on the first day. But it rarely gets to those heady heigh...
by Yuri
Mon Sep 17, 2007 3:25 pm
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: Changes To Exetel Broadband Plans
Replies: 130
Views: 30346

Re: Changes To Exetel Broadband Plans

the Exetel email server isn't intended as off site storage of emails with the attendant dangers of such a scenario. Agreed, but sometimes circumstances force you to be away from your PC for a week or so (eg away on a trip) and a bigger inbox (say 40MB) would be an asset. The improvements are very w...
by Yuri
Mon May 07, 2007 6:53 am
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: Auth_fail
Replies: 33
Views: 5907

Went "off-line" 10.45pm Saturday in the middle of a download. Powered off the modem for 15-20 minutes, did the phone isolation test etc (but no-one in the house is fiddling with phone connections on a Sat night), tried powering off/15minutes/on intermittently all day Sunday, giving up last night at ...
by Yuri
Sat Oct 21, 2006 10:44 am
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: How long did it take for you to be connected???
Replies: 9
Views: 3017

I got ADSL2 activated today (18 October 2006) <<SNIP >> Hopefully this will become the usual experience of people applying for the Exetel/Optus ADSL2 service. I didn't get activated on this day. Applied on 27 July within an hour of reading Exetel's email offering ADSL2+. Apparently become one of th...