Two routers on one phone line

billymitchell

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how to use two routers on one phone line 5 miles apart?the phone co put an off premisise extention in two of my houses miles apart they said i could use the dsl at both location but would have to take my router back and forth can antbody tell me how to set up two routers on the same phone line in laymans terms plz and can both be used at the same time
 

MikeKF

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I was racking my brain trying to figure a way around it, but the only way would be to have identical settings on each router and have power running to only one at a time.
 

billymitchell

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billymitchell

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the ph co said it wouldnt work caude it had to go through differene switching station
 

MikeKF

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I thought you said one line is an extension of the other?
 

billymitchell

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yes the extention is having to go through another switch and the tech said the dsl wouldnt work like that what i was saying ive paid for the dsl at location now and they have unhooked the opx but i would love to have the opx dsl worh that would save me money and wouldnt have to pay for internrt there
 

billymitchell

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so woud dsl work on my opx 5 MILES apart phone co SAID YES THEN NO I NEVER GOT IT TO WORK THE TECH TOLD ME NO IT WOULDNT CAUSE IT HAD TO THROUGH SWITCHING STATION I THOUGHT IF YOU HAD DIALTONE DSL SHOUD WORK THERE WAS TRYING TO GET SOMETHING 4 LESS LOL DO YALL THINK DSL WOULD HAVE WORKED LIKE THAT ? I KNOW I COULD HAVE USED IT AT SAME TIME BUT YALL THINK IT SHOUL HAVE WORKED AT THAT OPX?
 

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