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gengral , it
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simple
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rely exclusively
on a Vonage system
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? Thanks!
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Av8rix Posted:
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old topic but when
I google “Vonage
MAC address
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Vonage The PAP2 is an older device with just an input jack from your router and a phone jack



The PAP2 is an older device with just an input jack from your router and a phone jack for your telephone. It will not solve your problem.

The authentication codes are in the router. They are called the MAC address and the Vonage number. The MAC address is a unique 12 digit hexadecimal number that is hardwired into your phone adapter. When your RT31P2 was activated, the MAC number was read into Vonage's list of users. The MAC is like a social security number for internet devices. Each device has its own unique number. Now, with 12 digits you have 2 raised to the power of 48 which is approximately 280 billion combinations of addressing. You can change the MAC address, but it will do you no good if AOL won't send it to Vonage. Your phone number is another unique number that Vonage uses to verify who you are.

There are some ISP's that require MAC addressing registration. This is not the problem here. AOL will not pass on the MAC address of your router to Vonage. Vonage then computes that you are not a member, therefore they will not extend service.

It was first believed that AOL would cooperate with Vonage requirements. A contract was made between Vonage and AOL to pass on the MAC address and phone number to Vonage. AOL is either unable or unwilling to comply with the terms set forth. This is why Technical Support will tell you how to set up your system to work with AOL. The Techs as well as the technical writers were given instructions by AOL on how to hook up. Vonage is fulfilling it's part of the contract, AOL is not.

I am sorry, my friend, but that is the way it is. The problem resides at AOL and not Vonage. If you call AOL they will give you the same instructions, but will never tell you that they refuse to fulfil their side of the contract. AOL will tell you that the problem resides with Vonage. In all probability, AOL will not spend the money to reprogram their servers.

Mike



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Hello - I got vonage about 2 weeks ago. I have been trying to get this up and running
Hi! I am afraid I have seen your symptoms quite often with AOL. At present, a discussion
the first problem is AOL. Why on earth would you have DSL and pay AOL? That's like
Mike, Thank you for the reference on this matter. I will look into it. Would
Mike and all, I just got off the phone with one of the tech support individuals.
Well, that makes sense, since it is logging into AOL when it tries to connect (similar
For those people with AOL DSL, you have to set up the Linksys to work properly with

mbhn5204 posted "The PAP2 is an older device with just an input jack from your router and a phone jack" on 02/15/2005

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