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Standard User Banger
(eat-sleep-adslguide) Thu 08-Dec-11 16:58:42
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Billion 7800 and Clarity DSL Surge Protector.

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Been using a speedtouch 546 with a DSL surge protector from for eons. Got my Billion 7800 today and did the swap. No DSL signal. Light constantly flashing. So after a lot of head scratching removed surge protector on dsl line and bingo DSL sync. Anyone got any idea why a DSL surge protector would block one router and not another?

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Standard User MHC
(legend) Fri 09-Dec-11 11:27:53
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Re: Billion 7800 and Clarity DSL Surge Protector.

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Is it to do with Inner/outer pairs on the RJ12?

Some routers work with either and others with just one. There could well be an incorrect swap over happening - or one which the Billion does not like.



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