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Yes, boiler-plate
answers they
usually are,
though I did get
one sensible
answer
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revrob Posted:
I never heard from
them again. Seems
like boilerplate
answers only and
then that's
...

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dconnor Posted:
It all depends on
the wiring in your
house. Is it wired
for single line or
dual line?
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sashasuman Posted:
so that would mean
even if the number
is already with
another phone
provider i can
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Pinfold Posted:
Simple question I
hope. I have a
1 line vonage
adapter, ordering
a 2 line one,
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Sxandy Posted:
so that would mean
even if the number
is already with
another phone
provider i can
...

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On Dec 06, 2014 at 05:47:30

Whitmarsh Posted:
*30 is supposed to
block caller-id
for all subsequent
calls; if *67 does
it for
...

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On Dec 01, 2014 at 06:30:00

revrob Posted:
Thanks for the
userguide info and
the new codes -
unfortunately the
result is the
...

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On Dec 01, 2014 at 06:01:33

ILLLLM Posted:
I have a Cox
connection. Vonage
router is hooked
directly to cox
modem. Cox
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Sxandy Posted:
so that would mean
even if the number
is already with
another phone
provider i can
...

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PostPosted: Fri Feb 17, 2006 11:23 pm    Post subject: WOW, better sound! Reply with quote Back to top

I have to attest that I fixed some clipping audio that has been a problem of late. Resetting the device did nothing (even with a pin for 10 secs)

What did do good:

I have a

In the admin control panel :

* under "Access restricytions" i DISABLED

- Block Anonymous Internet Requests
and
Filter Multicast

Generally this seems to have totally amazingly shot the wazoo up of the sounds quality, also provided a better bandwidth test.

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PostPosted: Fri Feb 17, 2006 11:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

I might be totally wrong here, and I am sure Coldgin could correct me; but I think you just blocked Vonage from pushing you firmware updates.

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 18, 2006 1:59 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

I don't know what the actual setup page says but:
"""Access restricytions" i DISABLED""

He didn't enable the restriction.
So he's allowing the: "Anonymous Internet Requests"
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 18, 2006 2:05 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

sinceMay2004 wrote:
I don't know what the actual setup page says but:
"""Access restricytions" i DISABLED""

He didn't enable the restriction.
So he's allowing the: "Anonymous Internet Requests"


ah, long day for me...
Thank you,

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 18, 2006 1:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

YES:

I am basically OPENING the firewall as much as possible, and honest I am BLOWN AWAY by how the device is handling now:

1. I am using 90K voice (as this never worked correctly, clipped alot)

2. GET THIS: No voice problems on the upload end when uploading via a web browser that has no upload cap.

doing some tests with my voicemail box and seriously no problems, and i'm uploading a large file at steady 35K

Again:

I ALLOWED:

-anonymous internet requests
- and disabled filter multicast



I also Allowed all passthroughs of VPNS:



waiting to see if this router bends under a hijack, but otherwise this is BIG NEWS
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 18, 2006 11:29 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

I will try it since my adapter is on the inside of my network. I would not recommend that anyone do this if you have this unit as your main router off of your cable/dsl!

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 18, 2006 11:39 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

why the heck not? I mean if you have a software firewall what's the digs?

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 19, 2006 10:52 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

daphaze wrote:
why the heck not? I mean if you have a software firewall what's the digs?

Cool


If a gang was coming to break into your house, and you have a machine gun in your front yard, would you not use it, and just keep a pistol in your hand?

Software firewalls aren't enough. If you have a hardware firewall and you don't use it, you get what you deserve. It's a trade-off between performance /vs/ security. Personally, I'd pick security.

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 19, 2006 4:09 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

I am going to give your settings a try, my RT31P2 sits behind my WRT54G, and only has a phone line plugged into it. Got nothing to lose.

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 19, 2006 10:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

So honestly what might happen if I got "attacked?" the router would clam up and need to be reset?

In terms of my file security, not really concerned, my hard drive is like a wideopen spread eagle

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