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Topic # 191500 6-Feb-2016 11:07
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Hi,
Today is the big day. Where is the tech? The guy who put the ONT on the outside of the house said he would connect my home up. But that he never works Saturday. Chorus rang to confirm everything was set for this morning.

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  Reply # 1486399 6-Feb-2016 11:14
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Can you phone them to find out where they are?


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  Reply # 1486400 6-Feb-2016 11:16
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As your service is sold (I presume from MyRepublic as you have posted in their forum) have you contacted them regarding the install?

 

The Chorus person is just a contractor to do the work (maybe from Transfield or alike) so calling Chorus will get you know where.

 

 


 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1486404 6-Feb-2016 11:26
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It's not the ONT on the outside of the house, it's the ETP. A fibre run will then go between this and the ONT which will be installed inside.

 

Depending on the situation it's pretty common for two different teams of people to do these jobs. As MyRepublic are your RSP, you need to contact them.

 

 




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  Reply # 1486420 6-Feb-2016 11:40
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Thanks guys, my mistake(s).   Broad Spectrum should be here between now and 12.  The Chorus guy said he was doing the final hook-up.  He said he drinks Heineken.... they are icy cold in the fridge.  Whoever turns up will get them....

 

 




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  Reply # 1486442 6-Feb-2016 12:49
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Mr Chorus is here. Awesome.




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  Reply # 1486497 6-Feb-2016 15:12
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and done....  85Mb/s  so far....  


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  Reply # 1486544 6-Feb-2016 16:51
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guessing you are testing over wifi? or a 100mbps ethernet link




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  Reply # 1486564 6-Feb-2016 17:23
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Hi,

 

   That was the technicians Phone, via wifi (TP-LINK Model Archer C2 Dual Band Router Supplied).  Marshmallow HTC M8

 

My last few tests 51Mbps Down 49.65 Mbps Upload Ping 27ms

 

                         52                  49                                27

 

                         43                  46                                27

 

 

 

Plugged into the back of the router......  hmmmm better

 

 

 

 

 


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  Reply # 1486567 6-Feb-2016 17:24
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 nice speed :)







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  Reply # 1486569 6-Feb-2016 17:35
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Forget the Gigabit router looks like..... It should go a bit better than it is shouldn't it?  




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  Reply # 1486631 6-Feb-2016 18:57
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Nelson shared driveways.....   a lesson in patience


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  Reply # 1486725 6-Feb-2016 23:54
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And the moral of the story is: it's better NOT to share (when UFB is concerned).


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  Reply # 1486760 7-Feb-2016 08:38
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What speed do you pay for?




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  Reply # 1486791 7-Feb-2016 09:42
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100 x 50 $119 per month. With Archer C2 Router for "free" no contract

 

 

 




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  Reply # 1543657 28-Apr-2016 22:05
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This TP-LINK router needs reset every week at least...  


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