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Bill18164 Posted:
For years when I
accessed my mail
box the response I
heard was “please
enter your
...

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On Jul 24, 2014 at 22:15:20

justwarner Posted:
Hi guys,  I
plan to install a
new in-house PBX,
but I'm not secure
in my knowledge,
...

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On Jul 24, 2014 at 07:44:54

adamnmurad Posted:
I talk very, very
infrequently on
the phone. I'm
thinking of
switching to a
data-only
...

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On Jul 21, 2014 at 14:29:35

szurcsii Posted:
Hey! I'm
planning to build
my own voip alarm
system. I found a
guide that looks
...

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On Jun 27, 2014 at 01:09:10

DSewhuk Posted:
The last week I
have seen a
similar issue. I
have gotten 2
simultaneous calls
outbound
...

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Outbound calls showing when no call is being made
On Jun 11, 2014 at 23:25:10

HtomSirveaux Posted:
Rather than be
long and wordy,
I'll get right to
the point(s): -
Have had VDV23
...

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On Jun 10, 2014 at 18:18:46

revrob Posted:
I've only just
signed up for
Vonage service a
couple of days ago
and set up the kit
...

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Topic:
Witholding Caller ID from display and the BT 1471 service
On May 22, 2014 at 16:45:07

dconnor Posted:
Try: MODEM
->SWITCH V->
BROWSER ->
-> VONAGE
...

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Topic:
Internet via Vonage is only 50Mbps
On May 18, 2014 at 12:31:40

harshal45 Posted:
Hello, I have a
105Mbps Comcast
connection. When I
make a wired
connection to
...

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Topic:
Internet via Vonage is only 50Mbps
On May 17, 2014 at 10:46:09

johnnyc14 Posted:
The issue you are
having is related
to your Direct TV
set-top box. From
time to time,
...

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On May 10, 2014 at 10:30:44


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Vonage On thing you need to keep in the back of your mind is that you are on a wireless connection



On thing you need to keep in the back of your mind is that you are on a wireless connection between your LAN and your ISP's wireless receiver.

With that said, a simple ping test may not prove useful since your only sending a single ICMP packet out every second. You are also probably using the default packet size of 32 bytes.

With any real time application, especially with UDP protocol, the packets could anywhere from 6 times as large or more plus there are many packets sent per second. A simple ICMP ping cannot reproduce the same result as a 50 UDP packet per second RTP stream. You could be dropping numerous packets each second. This could be happening between the 2 wireless endpoints or on your providers network. I would say it's the wireless connectivity since your also dropping other applications.

Where are these pings being run to? What is the max RTT? Have you run Pings and traceroutes to the media servers or application servers that Windows Messenger connects with? How about do the same to Vonage's media servers? You always have to test to the actual endpoint servers the application that gives you a problem is using. BGP Routes could be very different to these then to things that work well.

Do you have a wireless antenna on your roof? Make sure it is in the best possible location. Do you also have a modem like adapter that connects to the wireless antenna that can tell you your signal level to your ISP? Some wireless ISP's do have this and the connection must maintain at least an 80% signal ratio or better for Vonage to even work halfway decent.



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Background - I've torn through every forum post I could using every combination
Would something port related account for this, perhaps? It seems like sometimes
Thanks for responding so quickly. Below find my answers to your questions and
If I understand correctly, your looking at your Wireless connection icon in your
Okay, I understand you, and yes, I did mean the Microsoft Windows based applications
Not really an expert in this exact area but common sense tells me that if they make
Thanks for the answers again. This kind of technology makes my brain hurt :D Will
Okay, after an hour of doing the ping as you suggested, below are the results, and
Not much I can tell you since your connection seems to be stable. The only thing

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