Search found 424 matches

by JamesR
Tue Nov 20, 2007 3:57 pm
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: Weird browsing connection / timeout issues
Replies: 31
Views: 4969

Can you please reduce your MTU to 1400 and try accessing the websites again. Please post your results here. This has not worked for myself, accessing ADSL1 512/128 from Brisbane. Can you please enable ping response in your modem/router? I do not know what happened in the last 5 minutes, but it is n...
by JamesR
Tue Nov 20, 2007 3:29 pm
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: Weird browsing connection / timeout issues
Replies: 31
Views: 4969

abdul wrote:Can you please reduce your MTU to 1400 and try accessing the websites again.

Please post your results here.
This has not worked for myself, accessing ADSL1 512/128 from Brisbane.
by JamesR
Tue Nov 20, 2007 2:58 pm
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: Unreachable websites and ICMP fragmentation-needed
Replies: 4
Views: 1135

Re: Unreachable websites and ICMP fragmentation-needed

Starting very recently, probably this morning or last night, several unrelated websites have become inaccessible from my ADSL2+ connection. They include: http://daringfireball.net/ (and anything else hosted at textdrive.com) http://en.wikipedia.org/ Here too man. Trying to access Wikipedia this mor...
by JamesR
Sat Nov 17, 2007 9:06 am
Forum: Web space, mirror & blog services
Topic: phpMyAdmin Installation / Common Location
Replies: 12
Views: 4133

Exetel provide a secure based phpMyAdmin at https://mydbadmin.home.exetel.com.au/

Was this the one you were wondering about Gidget? :D
by JamesR
Tue Nov 13, 2007 9:06 am
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: Request for Feature in SMS client
Replies: 2
Views: 786

I will notify Montaro about this thread.

Thank you for your suggestion.
by JamesR
Fri Nov 09, 2007 5:00 pm
Forum: Member facilities & usage meter
Topic: Exetel Forums Design Update?
Replies: 8
Views: 2755

James wrote:I must confess I wouldn't mind a front page to the forums with a "news" section that listed (in detail) major events/maintenance, etc like whirlpool.net.au that then links to the sub forums?
Sounds like a good idea. Let's see what goes ahead in the further planning..
by JamesR
Wed Nov 07, 2007 9:23 pm
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: Speed change 512 to 1500 not working?
Replies: 6
Views: 1389

Yes, you need to apply before the 26th of the month for it to be effective on the 1st day of the following month, otherwise it will be carried over another month.
by JamesR
Tue Nov 06, 2007 5:09 pm
Forum: Fax via ADSL
Topic: FAX Via Email
Replies: 103
Views: 31469

Re: some feedback

One small pdf I sent was delivered without any problem. I sent through a 40KB PDF, received perfectly without any problems. It took around 5 minutes for it to receive it though, I don't know whats wrong there, I believe it's the fax program working its job. I have no problems with it whatsoever, if...
by JamesR
Mon Nov 05, 2007 10:19 pm
Forum: VOIP
Topic: Exetel VOIP Service Features
Replies: 3
Views: 1368

Its all explained at the bottom of the page linked below.

http://www.exetel.com.au/voip_planA.php
by JamesR
Sun Nov 04, 2007 7:08 pm
Forum: Web space, mirror & blog services
Topic: Where are my FTP details?
Replies: 6
Views: 2212

Re: Where are my FTP details?

I got emails as follows: Website Hosting Order Domain Name Hosting Order Domain Name Registration Where are the details I use to FTP to the site? its active according to my login but I've tried the name and passwords provided and it isn't working. www.renegades.net.au Thanks Nick Find your way thro...
by JamesR
Sat Nov 03, 2007 9:32 am
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: Optus or Telstra
Replies: 4
Views: 1210

Telstra will always be easier to start a new ADSL2 connection at a property.
by JamesR
Sat Nov 03, 2007 9:27 am
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: ATTENTION: The ONLY ADSL 2 Speed Issue Thread
Replies: 268
Views: 44732

Is there any sane reason Exetel aren't updating the network status page to show that the BLacktown BRAS has an outage ie. make the green light turn yellow? Are you even going to respond to this question? Does management ask staff not to respond to questions on certain topics? Exetel staff work duri...
by JamesR
Sat Nov 03, 2007 9:25 am
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: Churn hasn't gone very smoothly
Replies: 4
Views: 964

Got activated on the afternoon of 01/11 but only finally got a connection about 14 hours later. No matter what was tried during that time the ppp light on the modem just wouldn't come on. Then finally the adsl light went out for a few mins then bingo. Many thanks to the helpful guys I spoke to on t...
by JamesR
Fri Nov 02, 2007 9:18 pm
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: ADSL 2+ Speed issues
Replies: 10
Views: 1742

i dont know if you are being sarcastic or not but 6.74 is a good speed. i only commented on the results you posted. like coreyplover has said, offpeak speed are slower Off-peak speeds will always be slow as there are other users keen to use their 48GB. We are all pretty much 'sharing the speed or b...
by JamesR
Fri Nov 02, 2007 9:15 pm
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: Moving house and changing phone#
Replies: 14
Views: 2455

does anyone know how long the relocation process takes? As far as I recall from a previous relocation, it can take up to a week to process, it just depends on how busy Telstra Wholesale is. My relocation took 6 working days, but that was a few years ago. It might have changed now, but usually the r...