trying to hook up new phone line for dsl


Old 06-20-07, 04:21 PM
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jun 2007
Posts: 1
Received 0 Votes on 0 Posts
Question trying to hook up new phone line for dsl

I just got DSL and only one phone line so I wanted to hook up another line directly to the box. I hooked up the phone wiring and followed the template and do Not get a dial tone. So I tried to hook up the dsl line to the one phone line I have in the house. Which is hooked to my dish network and to a single telephone. I put filters on all of the lines and I still can't get my dsl to work. I wonder if my phone wire is not hooked to the box correctly. Because my computer is two rooms away from the phone jack. and I wanted that second phone line. I don't know what to do. Thanks for your help.
Sponsored Links
Old 06-20-07, 06:05 PM
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: Central New York State
Posts: 13,973
Received 0 Votes on 0 Posts
Don't worry about DSL until you get a dial tone. Phone jacks are easy to connect. Make sure you connect to the two wires properly on each end. Once you get dial tone, then worry about DSL.

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Ask a Question
Question Title: