Sky Broadband

  nikhil321 12:17 02 Jun 2008
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If i connect my sky wireless router to my BT phoneline, does it charge for the time you use as a normal phone call or does it just have a set charge whether it is on or off?
Thanks

  daxian 13:03 02 Jun 2008

hi nikhil321...
if you have a broadband account with sky then there are no call charges from bt .
leave it on or switch it off it wont cost at all .Dave.

  nikhil321 13:17 02 Jun 2008

Oh ok thanks. Also, when i turn it on there is a background noise on the phone. Is there anyway that this can be fixed?

  MCE2K5 21:10 02 Jun 2008

Have you fitted a Microfiler to the Phone Socket Like click here ADSL Modem in one side & Phone in the other.

  nikhil321 12:44 03 Jun 2008

Yeah I have. Is there a chance that the microfilter has a problem?

  dms_05 14:30 03 Jun 2008

If you follow Sky's excellent instructions you shouldn't have a problem. My Sky Router came with 2 microfilters. If yours did have you used them both?

The Router is supposed to be connected directly to the main telephone socket and not used on an extension.

If you want more help take a look at click here They also have specialist forums for Sky Broadband,

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