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tplink Posted:
Im trying to add
my HT802 vonage
adapter to my home
network. I
currently have
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On Dec 05, 2016 at 06:35:11

DWSupport Posted:
After recent
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took place on the
4th and 5th of
Nov. E-mails with
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peterlee Posted:
Had a call from a
Hospital in Ajax,
Ontario to my home
in
Scarborough, Onta
rio
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On Nov 08, 2016 at 11:59:50

TELLDOUG Posted:
I am looking for a
product that will
make my phone ring
louder so I can
hear using
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On Oct 26, 2016 at 09:21:30

HildBeft Posted:
You can recollect
password by
connecting the
router to your pc
and open the
browser
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On Oct 20, 2016 at 05:05:49

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Great tips..
Thanks for sharing
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On Oct 20, 2016 at 04:55:03

massrman Posted:
The devices are
available at
different price
margins , please
share your
estimated
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On Sep 30, 2016 at 00:48:03

massrman Posted:
Hi these are most
commonly used SIP
PBX interops and
their
configuration
guides,
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On Sep 30, 2016 at 00:37:45

Sammy00 Posted:
Has anyone setup a
W52p phone for
vonage? I have
a W52p with two
wireless handsets,
...

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Topic:
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On Aug 30, 2016 at 10:38:01

James44 Posted:
Hi, I am
looking for a good
Sip Trunking
provider in
Canada. they
should offer
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:!: Of course, before spending the money, you can go into your wireless router settings and see if it's using the standard channel of 6. Change this to either 1 or 11. What this would do is change how the wireless network utilizes the spread to the lower end (1) or higher end (11) of the spectrum.

Cordless phones may have up to 30 channels because they are able to "squeeze" more channels in the same space because they use a narrow bandwidth than their "broadband" cousin the wireless network. Also, some cordless phones no matter what the user has selected always answers between channels 10-22 or the equivalent to channels 5-8 on wireless network channels. You can't change the phone but you can change how your network utilizes this spectrum! I have two wireless networks and 2 different phones all on the same 2.4GHz spectrum without interference in a 1600 sqft house.

The 2.4GHz spectrum is the same for all appliances, but its how they use that spectrum that matters and sometimes there is overlap. Think of overlap as a collision and in any networking configuration, collisions are bad and causes hiccups and dropped carriers. Cordless phones use between 56-108kps spread and need less "room" to send and receive data on one channel versus wireless networks which use between 11Mbps on a "b" network and 54Mbps on a "g" network, the larger packets require more "room" on the spectrum thus leaving less channels available.

Another way of looking at this is a wireless network channel uses the equivalent of 3-5 phone channels and during heavy traffic 5-8 phone channels. If your wireless network is set to a middle channel (ie channel 6) and most cordless phones use channels 10-22, your chances of a "collision" is much greater.

But all phones are different in how they use the spectrum, but it's worth a try. I had to change my wireless networks to channels 1 and 10 because I too have a couple of 2.4 GHz phones and I love them too much to just get rid of them.

I hope this makes some sense. With that said, it's very easy to buy into new technology, it's just more difficult to incorporate the new with the old without going bankrupt!

Just remember to keep it simple. 8)

-Matt



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Problem answering calls on home phone extensions


Hi. I have a problem that has me perplexed. I have had Vonage in my home
If your computer network has wireless, then you could be getting interference
Didn't really consider that. Yes, I do have a wireless network in my home too (Linksys
I would go purchase a set of 5.8 Ghz phones and test them with your setup. If it fixes
Or if you have an old, wired phone lying around, plug it in and use it exclusively
Matt, Thanks for the info. I was running my wireless router on channel 3. I

mmiranda posted ":!: Of course, before spending the money, you can go into your wireless router" on 01/19/2007

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