Sign up
 Vonage  

       
 
Vonage Forum Menu

Vonage Forums
Vonage VoIP Forum
Sodrilus Posted:
viagra 5mg dosage
location viagra
online viagra
erythromycin
interaction
...

In The Forum:
Vonage UK
Topic:
Not working discount twopenny tablets
On Apr 20, 2014 at 16:06:49

chinchvan Posted:
Natural gas poses
amazing some
transportation
problems and is
mainly shipped
...

In The Forum:
Vonage UK
Topic:
Natural gas poses amazing
On Apr 20, 2014 at 16:00:10

Sezrimox Posted:
levitra
prescribing
information
generic levitra
levitra 20 mg 4
tablet
...

In The Forum:
Vonage
Topic:
Line generic-levitra no rules
On Apr 20, 2014 at 13:31:01

jlilest Posted:
Vonage: US
numbers iPhone:
T-Mobile
carrier I am
having trouble
...

In The Forum:
Vonage
Topic:
Problem with Simulring going straight to voicemail with iPho
On Apr 17, 2014 at 21:35:11

bluerdg Posted:
Been working with
tech support
trying to figure
this one out,
thought maybe
someone
...

In The Forum:
Vonage
Topic:
Outbound calls showing when no call is being made
On Mar 17, 2014 at 13:24:06

citycash Posted:
Easy peasy !! I
now have three
Vonage lines ( two
boxes) I
transferred my BT
number
...

In The Forum:
Vonage UK
Topic:
Number porting
On Jan 05, 2014 at 06:18:47

bmccull Posted:
It's not that it
will never work.
It is just that
Vonage works
better over cable
...

In The Forum:
Vonage
Topic:
need Help with Clear Spot 4G internet
On Dec 29, 2013 at 15:17:12

joelmch Posted:
Certainly a
firewall issue.
You can probably
try connecting
directly to the
ISP
...

In The Forum:
Vonage
Topic:
Can make calls but can not receive them
On Dec 01, 2013 at 11:29:02

joelmch Posted:
That's really
unfortunate. I
think they would
provide you a
refund. My opinion
...

In The Forum:
Vonage
Topic:
moving date for disconnect fees
On Dec 01, 2013 at 11:28:29

joelmch Posted:
Hi buddy, I was
just wondering
about this. Are
you still with
Vonage by any
chance?
...

In The Forum:
Vonage
Topic:
Call Billing Question
On Dec 01, 2013 at 11:28:00


Vonage VoIP Forums

Vonage In The News
Vonage Extends Home Phone Use and Savings Beyond the Front Door

Vonage Granted Another Three Patents

Syndication

Vonage Customer Reviews
Appreciation
Appreciation



Vonage vs. Time Warner Cable SoCal
Vonage vs. Time Warner Cable SoCal



international connection
international connection



VDV21-VD adapter and Vonage service - a winner!
VDV21-VD adapter and Vonage service - a winner!



Should have signed up sooner!!!!
Should have signed up sooner!!!!




Vonage Reviews


Post new topic   Reply to topic  Vonage® VoIP Forum - Vonage News, Reviews And Discussion » Vonage Forum Archive
Author Message
Freelancer
New Forum Member
New Forum Member


Joined: Apr 05, 2005
Posts: 9
Location: Denver, CO

PostPosted: Fri Apr 08, 2005 10:23 pm    Post subject: How long does it take to get Vonage activated? Reply with quote Back to top

Let me first say that I have already tried searching the forums for the answer to this question, but did not find anything. Maybe I'm searching with the wrong terms...anyways...

I am buying a new house in May, and I am preparing to make the jump to broadband internet (from Qwest dial-up) and Vonage (from Qwest/ATT) in one leap. So, I won't even have to signup with Qwest, which makes me really happy. Very Happy Very Happy Very Happy

I am trying to plan the day where my cable will be activated, and I was just wondering how long it takes to get Vonage activated? The minute that I have broadband working in my new home, can I go signup on the Vonage website and have service immediately? Or, does it take the usual Qwest-like week or so to flip the switch? I bought the Linksys WRT54GP2 wireless router w/Vonage built-in, so I don't need their phone adapter (but will probably get it anyways in case I travel). Just wondering how soon I can expect Vonage phone service after I get my broadband internet.
View user's profile Send private message
AspectTec
Vonage Forum Master
Vonage Forum Master


Joined: Jan 13, 2005
Posts: 244
Location: Columbus, GA

PostPosted: Fri Apr 08, 2005 10:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

In your case it would be considered a retail activation. It took me about 10 minutes to go through the retail activation part and have my service running.

After that it took 12 days for my number to get LNPED.

_________________
ISP:MEDIACOM (3000/256)
SB5100
Linksys WRT54G (Firmware Version: Talisman/Basic 1.1
Linksys RTP300, Firmware Version: 1.00.55
Download 2,883,752 bps
Upload 245,312 bps
QOS 99%
RTT 58 ms
MaxPause 31 ms
View user's profile Send private message
Freelancer
New Forum Member
New Forum Member


Joined: Apr 05, 2005
Posts: 9
Location: Denver, CO

PostPosted: Fri Apr 08, 2005 11:08 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

AspectTec wrote:
After that it took 12 days for my number to get LNPED.


What does LNPED mean?

Also, on a separate note, when I get a new phone number from Vonage, is this new number listed in telephone books, or do they give you an option for an unlisted number?
View user's profile Send private message
AspectTec
Vonage Forum Master
Vonage Forum Master


Joined: Jan 13, 2005
Posts: 244
Location: Columbus, GA

PostPosted: Sat Apr 09, 2005 1:12 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

They give u the option for unlisted. LNP is basically porting of your current number to Vonage.

_________________
ISP:MEDIACOM (3000/256)
SB5100
Linksys WRT54G (Firmware Version: Talisman/Basic 1.1
Linksys RTP300, Firmware Version: 1.00.55
Download 2,883,752 bps
Upload 245,312 bps
QOS 99%
RTT 58 ms
MaxPause 31 ms
View user's profile Send private message
spepi
Vonage Forum Senior
Vonage Forum Senior


Joined: Jan 17, 2005
Posts: 112

PostPosted: Sat Apr 09, 2005 6:59 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Took me 10 min in store, 5 on line, 5 hooking it up, 20 for the LNP...

_________________
Mansfield, MA
Comcast HSI - 384/6000
LinkSys WRT54G
PAP2
View user's profile Send private message
atroot
Full Forum Member
Full Forum Member


Joined: Mar 29, 2005
Posts: 66
Location: Texas

PostPosted: Sat Apr 09, 2005 7:03 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Took me about 10 min to make a phone order...about 7 days for my equipment to get here and about 5min to hook it all up Smile
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website AIM Address Yahoo Messenger MSN Messenger ICQ Number
jama62
New Forum Member
New Forum Member


Joined: Apr 07, 2005
Posts: 7

PostPosted: Sat Apr 09, 2005 12:37 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Took me 10 mins to buy the PAP2. Activated online, that took about 10 mins (I had to copy and paste the contract). Actual install of PAP2 to my network was 20 mins. It was a painless experience.
View user's profile Send private message
Medic63
Vonage Forum Senior
Vonage Forum Senior


Joined: Jul 09, 2004
Posts: 98
Location: Butler PA

PostPosted: Sat Apr 09, 2005 5:45 pm    Post subject: Re: How long does it take to get Vonage activated? Reply with quote Back to top

Freelancer wrote:
... I don't need their phone adapter (but will probably get it anyways in case I travel). .




You should be aware that each device has it it's own phone number, so if you do get the other phone adapter, you would need to sign up for another line of service for it to work. In other words, you would have two separate Vonage accounts with two different phone numbers. Therefore, if you want to be able to take your "local" number with you when you travel ,you would have to take your Linksys WRT54GP2 with you, as any other Vonage adapter would have a different phone number.

_________________
ISP: Armstrong 5Mb/512kb
Vonage user since 6/2004
Moto V1005 behind D-Link DI-604

View user's profile Send private message
Medic63
Vonage Forum Senior
Vonage Forum Senior


Joined: Jul 09, 2004
Posts: 98
Location: Butler PA

PostPosted: Sat Apr 09, 2005 5:51 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Freelancer wrote:

What does LNPED mean?

Also, on a separate note, when I get a new phone number from Vonage, is this new number listed in telephone books, or do they give you an option for an unlisted number?


LNP'ed= refers to "porting" one's phone number over to Vonage. Not really applicable in your case, as you will be getting a brand new number from Vonage.

Your Vonage number will not be listed in any phone books, anywhere. You will, in effect, have an unlisted/ unpublished phone number.

_________________
ISP: Armstrong 5Mb/512kb
Vonage user since 6/2004
Moto V1005 behind D-Link DI-604

View user's profile Send private message
spepi
Vonage Forum Senior
Vonage Forum Senior


Joined: Jan 17, 2005
Posts: 112

PostPosted: Sat Apr 09, 2005 7:46 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Not true about listing...I just did a search for myself on Whitepages.com....I found me...correct number and all...but this could be left over from before I went to Vonage in Feb....

_________________
Mansfield, MA
Comcast HSI - 384/6000
LinkSys WRT54G
PAP2
View user's profile Send private message
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic

You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum


All times are GMT - 5 Hours

Vonage Service Plans


Vonage VoIP Members
Members List Members
New Sodrilus
New Today 5
Yesterday 2
Total 80816

Who Is On Site
Visitors 84
Members 3
Total 87


Vonage VoIP Forum Members:
Login Here
Not a Member? You can Register Here
As a registered member you will have access to the VoIP Speed Test, Vonage Service Announcements and post comments in the
Vonage VoIP Forums

Vonage Stock Price
Value: 4.02
Change:   +0.17
Up to 15 Minute Delay

Site Search
 






†Limited time offer. Cannot be combined with any other promotional offer. Valid for new accounts only. Limit one (1) Restaurant.com Gift Certificate per account. Customer must subscribe to Vonage for 61 consecutive days to receive the Gift Certificate. Allow 8 weeks after the 61-day requirement to receive the Gift Certificate via email. Redeem the gift certificate online at http://Dine.Restaurant.com before use. Valid for dine-in only unless otherwise stated. Unredeemed gift certificates not valid toward purchase at restaurants. Limit of one (1) gift certificate at given restaurant per party per month. Minimum spend requirements and other restrictions on the Restaurant-Specific Gift Certificates and online merchant websites vary and are subject to change. Other restrictions may apply. Visit http://Dine.Restaurant.com for complete terms and conditions and participating restaurants. Vonage has the sole right to decide all matters and disputes arising from the Gift Certificate and all decisions are final. All taxes on gift certificates are solely Customer's responsibility. Vonage is not responsible for any damage to the Gift Certificate or product defects of any kind. In the event that the Gift Certificates become unavailable for any reason, Vonage reserves the right to provide a substitute of similar type and value.

1Unlimited calling and other services for all residential plans are based on normal residential, personal, non-commercial use. A combination of factors is used to determine abnormal use, including but not limited to: the number of unique numbers called, calls forwarded, minutes used and other factors. Subject to our Reasonable Use Policy and Terms of Service.

2Shipping and activation fees waived with 1-year agreement. An Early Termination Fee (with periodic pro-rated reductions) applies if service is terminated before the end of the first 12 months. Additional restrictions may apply. See Terms of Service for details.

HIGH SPEED INTERNET REQUIRED. †VALID FOR NEW LINES ONLY. RATES EXCLUDE INTERNET SERVICE, SURCHARGES, FEES AND TAXES. DEVICE MAY BE REFURBISHED. If you subscribe to plans with monthly minutes allotments, all call minutes placed from both from your home and registered ExtensionsTM phones will count toward your monthly minutes allotment. ExtensionsTM calls made from mobiles use airtime and may incur surcharges, depending on your mobile plan. Alarms, TTY and other systems may not be compatible. Vonage 911 service operates differently than traditional 911. See www.vonage.com/911 for details.

** Certain call types excluded.

www.vonage-forum.com is not an official Vonage support website & is independently operated.
All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owners. All comments are property of their posters.
All other www.vonage-forum.com content is © Copyright 2002 - 2013 by 4Sight Media LLC.

Thinking of signing up for Vonage but have questions?
Business and Residential customers can call Toll Free 24 hours a day at: 1-888-692-8074
No Vonage Promotion Code or Coupon Codes are required at www.vonage.com to receive any special,
best Vonage cheap deals, free sign up offers or discounts.

[ | | | | | ]

Vonage Forum Site Maps

Vonage | VoIP Forum | How VoIP Works | Wiring and Installation Page Two | International Rate Plans 2 | Internet Phone
Promotion | Vonage Review | VoIP | Broadband Phone | Free Month | Rebate | Vonnage | Vontage | VoIP | Phone Service
Phone | llamadas ilimitadas a Mexico | Latest News | VoIP Acronyms | Deal | Philippines Globe Phone | Site Maps

The Vonage Forum provides the Vonage sign up Best Offer Promotion Deal.
If you are considering signing up for Vonage and have found our Vonage News, Customer Reviews, Forums
& all other parts of this site useful, please use our Vonage Sign up page.


Vonage VoIP Phone Service is redefining communications by offering consumers
& small business VoIP Internet phones, an affordable alternative to traditional phone service.
The Vonage VoIP Forum Generated This Page In: 0.63 Seconds and 239 Pages In The Last 60 Seconds
The Vonage VoIP Forum