Aol Broadband To Freeserve Boradband

  [DELETED] 14:12 29 Jul 2003
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i want to switch form the horrible Aol Broadband To Freeserve Boradband. As my line is all set up and as i have a dsl modem. Can i just Join freeserve and be ready to go instantly, is it that simple?

Also do you all reccommend Freeserve for fast, easy and reliable broadband connections?

Thanks,

Live wire

  [DELETED] 15:20 29 Jul 2003

look at click here to compare speeds...etc

you will probably find a number of providers that offer cheaper deals than freeserve here too

  [DELETED] 15:27 29 Jul 2003

Not sure, but think you need a release code from AOL to give to Freeserve, so that they can enable your transfer. j.

  [DELETED] 15:40 29 Jul 2003

Whats wrong with AOL BB? its fast, stable and the pings are quick.

Tracing route to click here [212.161.48.153]
over a maximum of 30 hops:

1 20 ms 20 ms 22 ms rt-lohtb10.proxy.aol.com [195.93.xxx.xxx]
2 23 ms 22 ms 21 ms accessl2-loh-G4-1-1.proxy.aol.com [195.93.xxx.xxx]
3 26 ms 22 ms 22 ms pop2-loh-P2-0.atdn.net [66.185.143.77]
4 23 ms 21 ms 21 ms bb1-loh-P6-0.atdn.net [66.185.136.240]
5 22 ms 22 ms 21 ms pop1-loh-P0-0.atdn.net [66.185.136.225]
6 21 ms 22 ms 23 ms colt.atdn.net [66.185.143.58]
7 23 ms 23 ms 22 ms pos2-0.marge.ctf.UK.COLT.NET [212.74.64.30]
8 22 ms 22 ms 23 ms p2-0.isc1.LON.pct.lon.UK.COLT.NET [195.110.65.17
4]
9 22 ms 23 ms 22 ms v10-acc10-r1.CTF.UK.COLT.NET [212.161.120.54]
10 25 ms 24 ms 25 ms 213.86.52.74
11 23 ms 24 ms 24 ms 212.161.48.153

Trace complete.

  [DELETED] 15:41 29 Jul 2003

God i wish this forum had an edit function :-\

  [DELETED] 15:46 29 Jul 2003

;o)

  [DELETED] 16:51 29 Jul 2003

Have you been with AOL BB for twelve months? Has your contract with them expired?

  [DELETED] 17:10 29 Jul 2003

I have been with Aol 's rubbish service for over 12 months and really want to cancel and go to freeserve!

  [DELETED] 17:22 29 Jul 2003

so come on then whats rubbish about it? A reason would be nice and you never know you might any problems sorted out.

  [DELETED] 17:58 29 Jul 2003

If you go to the ADSL guide, and use the compare program, you will see that AOL is in front of Freeserve in all three categories. Speed/reliability/help. j.

  [DELETED] 12:38 30 Jul 2003

No i really think freeserve is much better than aol becuase Aol always crashes, i barely ever get connected and the speeds are slow. Plus i don't want to have to use the aol software. i just want to use a mozzila connection.

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