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ok i initially posted this yesterday but for some reason when i looked today my post is not there anymore. it was late so maybe i didn't post it properly. anyway...

so i just got Vonage and have tried it distributed to all phones and it seems to work. but until my number is ported and my verizon line is killed i just have one phone coming straight out of the Vonage box, and the rest of the phones are still on my verizon line.

my problem is that even on my verizon line i have always had problems with the clarity of my calls - very often (on 2 of my 4 cordless phones) i will hear my voice echoing back into the ear piece. or i will hear buzzing or hissing. or sometimes the person i am talking to is just really quiet .

so last night i figured i would look at the phone jacks in my house and i opened one up and was surprised at what i found. I have the Quad style wiring in my house (see my previous post here for pics of my wiring) so from what i have read, since i only have 1 line i should only be using the red and Green wires. but when i opened the jack in my house i found that there were 8 terminals.
there were 2 wires coming in from the wall,each one with a red, green,yellow and black wire going to the 4 terminals on the bottom of the jack. so each of the 4 terminals on the bottom had 2 wired on it. the top 4 terminals had 1 wire each and seem to go to the jack itself. see the picture below:


so what i am wondering is:
1) why am i using all 4 wires for one phone line?
2) why are there two wires going to each terminal on the bottom?

i am brand new to phone wiring and trying to learn so any suggestions as to whats going on in my house would be appreciated.



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wiring my phone jacks


bdee1, First of all, I want to welcome you to Vonage. Second, I am no expert
Your phone jacks in your house are "daisy chained" meaning the 1 of the 2 pair lines
that makes perfect sense - thank you for clearing that up. as for the sound quality
I lived in a rental house for a few years that had wiring problems, especially when
excellent point. i may just do that.
any recommendations on which cordless phone systems?
This is getting to be one of the most frequently asked questions on this forum.
so i was all set to get the uniden multi handset and skip my house wiring allthgether
The second jack on your Vonage adapter would be for line #2, not merely a duplicate

bdee1 posted "ok i initially posted this yesterday but for some reason when i looked today my" on 07/11/2005

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