Talk Talk Fibre Broadband

  Aarond1977 17:34 PM 02 Nov 12

I'm finally joining the wonderful world of fibre optic broadband as of Tuesday. At present I have a netgear N Router for my current broadband and I have heard that the router TalkTalk provide is pretty lame.

Is it prudent to say I'll be able to use my current router over the one they supply?

  woodchip 17:40 PM 02 Nov 12

You could try it's not going to Stop anything

  onthelimit1 18:06 PM 02 Nov 12

This from the think broadband site

'FTTC/FTTP routers

FTTC or FTTP is an engineer installed product and will include a VDSL2 capable router to which you can connect your own router or computer. You will need to connect a device that supports PPPoE to use it. This is usually a standard 'broadband router' or 'cable modem' router which has a WAN port. If you currently have an ADSL router with a built in ADSL modem, this will NOT work with the FTTC service and you will need to get a new router. If you are only using one computer on the connection, you should be able to connect the BT provided router directly to your computer and create a PPPoE network connection to get online. '


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