page helps to answer some
Subscriber Line) technology uses standard copper phone lines
to send a digital signal between two points. Because the
signal stays digital and does not go through the public
switched telephone network DSL allows a much faster data
connection. This implementation of DSL uses your current
DSL interfere with my current phone service?
No. The DSL
portion of the phone line runs in a different frequency on
the same line. In some cases, however, you will have to
install filters on telephones throughout your house because
some telephones are sensitive to the new frequency.
will DSL service provide?
DSL will allow
you to connect to the Internet at a minimum of 128kbps
through 768kbps bi-directional, (about 22 times the speed of
a 28.8 modem).
Tech Corner: IP
addresses will be assigned using PPPoE. This requires the
dsl user to enter a username and password to logon to the
is Standalone or Naked DSL?
allows customers to enjoy DSL service without residenial
phone service. It does require that an actual phone line is
connected to your residence, but telephone service is not
Where will DSL service be available?
DSL will be
available across the United States. The current limitation
to DSL is your distance from the nearest Central Office
offering the DSL service.
equipment is necessary for DSL service?
You will need a
DSL modem. The cost for the modem is currently $49.00. This
can be paid upfront or it can be paid in three (3) monthly
installments of $16.65. You do not need any special wiring
at your location, DSL service will come out of your normal
telephone (RJ-11) jack.
will I order DSL service?
Call us at
215-540-3930 to place your order or just
click here to get
started. After you order DSL it should take form 3 to 5 days
to have it turned on at your location (if available). Dsl
orders without an active phone line can take up to two weeks