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Re: Paradise PDQ connecting intermittently: Modem ?.

Mary Hanna
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On Mon, 21 Dec 2009 18:54:56 +1300, Corky <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:

>Hi Everyone
>My connection to the Paradise PDQ is crap. My modem consistently shows
>the PPP light off and at times the DSL light is also off. God knows
>how many times I have to disconnect the modem and restart it only for
>the connection not to start or drop off after only several minutes on
>the Internet.
>I rang the helpdesk this morning and he ran a test on my phone line
>saying it was good but could see my PDQ connection had dropped off
>three times between 7.30am and my phone call at 8.30am when there was
>no one at home.
>I have had my modem for just over two years and was told it could be
>the modem but they won't replace it as it was a special deal I signed
>up to two years ago and the onus is on me to prove the modem is at
>fault. Well seeing as my phone works fine and the only other thing
>between my phone line and PC is the friggin modem I would have
>thought it was obvious the modem was at fault.
>Any advice anyone as I am paying for a service using their equipment
>which isn't working.?.

Its the Telescum Phone line..

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