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  Topic: "Google Voice" to be free through 2013
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PostForum: Alternatives to magicJack   Posted: Thu Feb 07, 2013 10:26 pm   Subject: "Google Voice" to be free through 2013
I've been using the Obi100 since it became available back in May 2011 and it has worked flawless for me with GV. I still use sipsorcery on the same line to receive Email on all incoming phone calls v ...
  Topic: MJ & I ARE DIVORCED
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PostForum: magicJack Reviews, Rants and Raves   Posted: Mon May 16, 2011 1:15 pm   Subject: MJ & I ARE DIVORCED
Well, I just bought a new PC w/ windows 7 and my mj expired on Sat. and I decided to not renew. My new OBI and Google Voice works fine for my home phone as well as a softphone and I'll take the chanc ...
  Topic: giganews?
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Replies: 9
Views: 6267

PostForum: The Lounge   Posted: Sat Apr 16, 2011 10:24 pm   Subject: giganews?
I use to be on Astraweb for $11 monthly but ever since I found out about Blocknews and their sister frugal usenet service, I've cut this bill in half. Been with them since Dec and only pay $6/mo for ...
  Topic: OBi110
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Replies: 238
Views: 157478

PostForum: Alternatives to magicJack   Posted: Fri Apr 08, 2011 3:13 pm   Subject: OBi110
I got my OBi100 a couple of days ago and, I must say, I really like the features and the easy GV setup. I replaced my old Innomedia Sunrocket ATA and can really hear a better quality call with the G71 ...
  Topic: Inexpensive Outgoing VoIP Service Providers For USA
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PostForum: Alternatives to magicJack   Posted: Wed Mar 30, 2011 10:38 pm   Subject: Inexpensive Outgoing VoIP Service Providers For USA
FYI, Localphone raised their rates just a few weeks after in August 09 from 0.007 to 0.009 for US/Canada calls. Still the cheapest of the bunch

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  Topic: OBi110
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Replies: 238
Views: 157478

PostForum: Alternatives to magicJack   Posted: Tue Mar 29, 2011 8:31 pm   Subject: OBi110

Have you tried ipkall/callcentric with sipsorcery. I find the call quality to be a little better than sipgate/sipsorcery.

I think Ipcomms is the best quality with sipgate a close second. IpKall ...
  Topic: OBi110
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Replies: 238
Views: 157478

PostForum: Alternatives to magicJack   Posted: Tue Mar 29, 2011 7:12 pm   Subject: OBi110
Good afternoon, synchron.


Does OBihai have any of their own bells and whistles regarding call logs and displaying SIP transactions through email?

I'm not sure I understand this question. I ge ...
  Topic: OBi110
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Replies: 238
Views: 157478

PostForum: Alternatives to magicJack   Posted: Tue Mar 29, 2011 3:27 pm   Subject: OBi110
Hi,

I just ordered an OBI100 today which will hopefully replace my Sipsorcery/ATA/Sipgate/GV callback system. I have no complaints except that it is run by one guy in Australia and he could take t ...
  Topic: Obi110 and Obi100 back in stock tonight with coupon!
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Replies: 25
Views: 24342

PostForum: Alternatives to magicJack   Posted: Tue Mar 29, 2011 1:54 pm   Subject: Obi110 and Obi100 back in stock tonight with coupon!
Got mine! (Obi100). Darn thing looks so small - almost half the size as the 110.

Hopefully this will end my streak with magicJack and sipsorcery, although I'm still counting on mJ to be a reliabl ...
  Topic: Obi110 and Obi100 back in stock tonight with coupon!
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Replies: 25
Views: 24342

PostForum: Alternatives to magicJack   Posted: Mon Mar 28, 2011 9:09 pm   Subject: Obi110 and Obi100 back in stock tonight with coupon!
Sorry, link doesn't work, it doesn't show the list price for the 110 as $69.99 (rather, 84.99), and applying the Code comes up 'error'.

Not an easy thing to do at this time.

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  Topic: Finally, Google Voice on an ATA is Here !!
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Replies: 36
Views: 51257

PostForum: Alternatives to magicJack   Posted: Tue Jan 25, 2011 11:35 pm   Subject: Finally, Google Voice on an ATA is Here !!
If it is possible for this company to set this ATA up, why isn't there a feasible way to set up our own ATA with Google Voice Credentials? I have tried the Sipsorcery route, that is flaky. I had some ...
  Topic: DO NOT USE DONGLE IF YOU DONT HAVE TO!!
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Replies: 106
Views: 82161

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Wed Oct 27, 2010 11:40 am   Subject: DO NOT USE DONGLE IF YOU DONT HAVE TO!!
I have not plugged in my dongle in a while now and can assure that my password has now been changed since Sunday 10/24. This is the first change in well over a year, ever since mjmd5 was born.

I h ...
  Topic: Would I be regretting the recent MJ FW update?
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PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Fri Oct 01, 2010 2:44 pm   Subject: Would I be regretting the recent MJ FW update?
I've upgraded but I still have my old credentials since June 2009.

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  Topic: mjmd5 proxy not working
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Replies: 15
Views: 12126

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Thu Sep 16, 2010 1:03 pm   Subject: mjmd5 proxy not working
By reversing the passwords, does that mean they're equivalent to the same old passwords before they were rotated or did they just stop it and certain folk now have an EXXX02/03/04 un and a new permane ...
  Topic: Sip passwords not rolling anymore?
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Replies: 5
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PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Wed Sep 15, 2010 9:39 pm   Subject: Sip passwords not rolling anymore?
Just curious what the cutoff date was when pw's and accounts stopped rolling. I 've been on hiatus and got my Lucky you Sunday and no change to me as my un is still EXXXXXXXXXX01 format and my pw is ...
  Topic: A simple question about the dongle...
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Replies: 4
Views: 4047

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Mon Apr 12, 2010 11:28 am   Subject: Re: A simple question about the dongle...

Create a new shortcut. When it comes up and says type in the location, paste the following w/o quotes:
" %windir%\System32\taskkill.exe /F /IM magicJack.exe "
Hit NEXT.
It will call ...
  Topic: "How to" setup mjmd5 and Linksys PAP2T ATA
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Replies: 11
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PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Tue Apr 06, 2010 3:11 pm   Subject: "How to" setup mjmd5 and Linksys PAP2T ATA

By any chance, do you know any softphone for portable handphone, iphone, palm, google phone, etc.. that works with MJMD5 auth for magicjack ? before, I was a happy camper when MagicJack did not dep ...
  Topic: Can All Magicjacks Be Used with ATA if SIP Info is Obtained?
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Replies: 10
Views: 6554

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Thu Apr 01, 2010 3:17 pm   Subject: Can All Magicjacks Be Used with ATA if SIP Info is Obtained?
There's sip credentials and there's your account. Your mj account was most likely flagged during an update from June 09. Dongles purchased after that might or might not have had their accounts flagg ...
  Topic: SIPHON 2.3 RC1 working on iphone
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Replies: 67
Views: 65033

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Mon Mar 29, 2010 6:10 pm   Subject: SIPHON 2.3 RC1 working on iphone
Wow, I just installed and tried this and it works most of the time - there are occasions with no audio after dialing whether NAT is on or off (off happens less). Always works for the 1st call after r ...
  Topic: Possible Trojan Hunting for YOUR Magic Jack Credentials
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PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Sun Mar 28, 2010 1:00 pm   Subject: Possible Trojan Hunting for YOUR Magic Jack Credentials
Last time I saw something similar to this was back in early June 09 after the dreaded infamous update that crippled our ATA's replacing the dongle. This was in combination with an mj update. Of cour ...
  Topic: Tool to make MagicJack run as a Windows Service
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Replies: 268
Views: 248090

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Fri Mar 26, 2010 12:17 am   Subject: Tool to make MagicJack run as a Windows Service
Version 1.5 released. It should fix the non-detection issue that some people have been experiencing.

http://www.evanvaughan.com/magicjack.aspx

Thanks, this fixed it and the service works again f ...
  Topic: Tool to make MagicJack run as a Windows Service
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Replies: 268
Views: 248090

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Mon Mar 22, 2010 3:00 pm   Subject: Tool to make MagicJack run as a Windows Service


I have a fix in the works for the few people who have experienced the non-detection issue after the latest update was pushed. I will release it within the next few days.

Thanks for your support ...
  Topic: Tool to make MagicJack run as a Windows Service
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Replies: 268
Views: 248090

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Sat Mar 20, 2010 7:05 pm   Subject: Tool to make MagicJack run as a Windows Service
Darn, I just got the Lucky You upgrade and the icons went away. Running as service won't work o I downloaded your 1.4 but it won't detect the dongle anymore no matter what USB port I put it in.

An ...
  Topic: Tool to make MagicJack run as a Windows Service
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Replies: 268
Views: 248090

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Mon Mar 08, 2010 2:09 pm   Subject: Tool to make MagicJack run as a Windows Service
Hi, I received an mj 'lucky you' recently but your service tool never broke. It just behaves slower; that is, I plug in dongle, softphone will eventually say, 'Ready to call'. I close softphone and ...
  Topic: Lucky you leaves me at 1.90.529.1-dated 2/18/2010
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Views: 1101

PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Mon Mar 08, 2010 11:26 am   Subject: Lucky you leaves me at 1.90.529.1-dated 2/18/2010
Is this because my contact list was always empty, therefore it thinks I don't need the 3/2 fix?

Also, my DTMF tones on the cordless phone stopped working and I had to recheck the setting in my acco ...
  Topic: DTMF Tone LENGTH--(pin not recognized?)
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PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Mon Mar 08, 2010 11:21 am   Subject: DTMF Tone LENGTH--(pin not recognized?)
Go to my.magicjack.com
After you log in, you can go to settings. There is a setting for PIN not recognized

I just got 'lucky you' upgrade and noticed that DTMF tones don't work on my American Tele ...
  Topic: FREE MAGICSILENCE: STOP THE DIALER POPUP AND STAY FOCUSED
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Replies: 13
Views: 11311

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Fri Feb 05, 2010 10:42 pm   Subject: FREE MAGICSILENCE: STOP THE DIALER POPUP AND STAY FOCUSED
Does this just hide the Softphone and keep the popup from occurring when the phone rings? Or is it truly silent - meaning that the PC phone sound is muted as well. I notice that most of these helpfu ...
  Topic: Tool to make MagicJack run as a Windows Service
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Replies: 268
Views: 248090

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Sat Jan 16, 2010 2:39 pm   Subject: Tool to make MagicJack run as a Windows Service
I tried installing your tool but some error came up halfway through. Interestingly enough, I ran 'services.msc' and a magicjack entry appeared pointing to srvany.exe so I was able to start the servic ...
  Topic: Where to start? Use MJ with iPod Touch
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PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Thu Dec 31, 2009 1:28 pm   Subject: Where to start? Use MJ with iPod Touch
I've been very successful getting the Ipod touch to work with Voip and all the Apps they offer have their pros and cons. For example, Siphon has the best quality and the best features and is free but ...
  Topic: Christmas Present For The Forum
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Views: 10148

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Thu Dec 17, 2009 8:04 pm   Subject: Christmas Present For The Forum
I'm using McAfee at work and right clicking your link just cause McAfee to pop up claiming this file was infected with this :

W32/Autorun.worm.zf.gen

Then, a loud siren was heard, the IT Dept. w ...
  Topic: Magic Beans
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Views: 6165

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Fri Dec 11, 2009 12:15 pm   Subject: Magic Beans
Try the "MagicfeaturesPlugin" at http://www.pcphonesoft.com .

You can download the plugin and test out what you are trying to do for free before you commit to purchase anything.

You ...
  Topic: Possible to use MAGICJACK on iPhone?
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Views: 5549

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Thu Dec 10, 2009 7:15 pm   Subject: Possible to use MAGICJACK on iPhone?
And when did you purchase your MJ? Recent MJ's are currently immune to the new SIP authentication but it is suspected that in due time, these MJ's will also require some from of MJMD5 authenticity.
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  Topic: Step by step for GV and Sipsocery help
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Replies: 73
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PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Thu Dec 03, 2009 12:43 pm   Subject: Step by step for GV and Sipsocery help
New documentation on Google Voice and Sipsorcery.

Enjoy: http://docs.google.com/Doc?docid=0Ae8glDUXDsh9ZGR2eG43cjRfMzNkOTM4ZjNjeA&hl=en

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  Topic: ***Localphone Thanksgiving Special - Free US Calls***
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PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Thu Nov 26, 2009 2:47 pm   Subject: ***Localphone Thanksgiving Special - Free US Calls***
Thanks to our gracious British and in celebration of Thanksgiving, Localphone (www.localphone.com) is allowing free USA outbound dialing until Monday Morning 11/30/09 10AM GMT. Then it goes back to re ...
  Topic: Possible to use MAGICJACK on iPhone?
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Replies: 5
Views: 5549

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Thu Nov 26, 2009 2:42 pm   Subject: Re: Possible to use MAGICJACK on iPhone?


is there ANY solution? A WORKING SOLUTION?



I would think MJMD5 IS the solution. You run the proxy on a local PC and point your Siphon credentials to your PC's IP (192.168.x.x) server addre ...
  Topic: Step by step for GV and Sipsocery help
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Replies: 73
Views: 52852

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Wed Nov 11, 2009 12:29 pm   Subject: Step by step for GV and Sipsocery help
Yeah, it's nice to implement my backup system simply by switching ATA to MJMD5 and checking MJ number in GV while sipsorcery is down. PC has to be on but at least the calls are pretty clear this way. ...
  Topic: Step by step for GV and Sipsocery help
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PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Sat Nov 07, 2009 2:32 pm   Subject: Step by step for GV and Sipsocery help
R U sure you have your GV account set to ring your G5 1747 phone #?

Do you have your G5 account set to forward to your [email protected] or r your sip credentials correct and your register ...
  Topic: Voxox Offers an Unlimited US/Canada for $2.45 a Month
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Views: 4785

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Fri Nov 06, 2009 7:48 pm   Subject: Voxox Offers an Unlimited US/Canada for $2.45 a Month
You make a good point about the backup but VoxOx does not appear to be that reliable for me. It worked once and now it is choking in Eyebeam/Xlite as if the sip01-west.voxox.com server is dead. Now ...
  Topic: Voxox Offers an Unlimited US/Canada for $2.45 a Month
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Views: 4785

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Wed Nov 04, 2009 6:40 pm   Subject: Voxox Offers an Unlimited US/Canada for $2.45 a Month
You're right. I tried it on eyebeam and that server appears to work. The thing that I can't get to work is the GV callback to the VoxOx number ala sipsorcery.

Sorry for the confusion.

BTW, if ...
  Topic: Stroths MJ Utilities 1.6 -SIP Info & More *8/2 UPDATE*
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PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Wed Nov 04, 2009 6:30 pm   Subject: Stroths MJ Utilities 1.6 -SIP Info & More *8/2 UPDATE*
Well, unfortunately, Stroths has been outdated to find the password since the 8/2 build but it is still a good tool otherwise. PW 2.2 is the only tool to currently get the credentials.

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  Topic: Voxox Offers an Unlimited US/Canada for $2.45 a Month
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Views: 4785

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Tue Nov 03, 2009 11:41 am   Subject: Voxox Offers an Unlimited US/Canada for $2.45 a Month
Is their server for the ATA still sip:sip01-west.voxox.com??

This hasn't been working for a long time. Only thing that works is their bloated softphone so if I can't get it to work with ATA, I'll ...
  Topic: Stroths MJ Utilities 1.6 -SIP Info & More *8/2 UPDATE*
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Replies: 530
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PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Tue Nov 03, 2009 11:29 am   Subject: Stroths MJ Utilities 1.6 -SIP Info & More *8/2 UPDATE*
You're using password finder 2.2, right?

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  Topic: Audio Intermittent (every other word) For Other party?...
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PostForum: Magic Jack Technical Support   Posted: Mon Nov 02, 2009 7:52 pm   Subject: Audio Intermittent (every other word) For Other party?...
Since MJ/Ymax use their own CLEC, they make money on every incoming call so I doubt that they would want those calls to be crappy quality.

In my case the calls are crappy both inbound and outbound ...
  Topic: Help with X-Lite
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PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Sun Nov 01, 2009 10:07 am   Subject: Help with X-Lite
http://www.phoneservicesupport.com/xlite-setup-t7401.html

should help you out. Make sure that MJMD5 is running. On my setup, after registration and SIP credentials are accepted, I initially get a ...
  Topic: Call Quality on Bit Torrent Server
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Views: 2411

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Fri Oct 30, 2009 8:32 am   Subject: Call Quality on Bit Torrent Server
Probably best to use a torrent client that limits both your upload and download (especially the upload which, believe it or not, effects the download). Utorrent is good for this.

Personally, I u ...
  Topic: Fastest way to test your Username and Password from MJ?
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Views: 3870

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Tue Oct 27, 2009 8:23 pm   Subject: Fastest way to test your Username and Password from MJ?
From what I recall, make sure you use the 20 hex character string that passwordfinder spits back the most. Usually you get like 1 or 2 oddball ones it picks up and the other one that is repeated like ...
  Topic: Stroths MJ Utilities 1.6 -SIP Info & More *8/2 UPDATE*
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Replies: 530
Views: 545818

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Mon Oct 19, 2009 3:04 pm   Subject: Stroths MJ Utilities 1.6 -SIP Info & More *8/2 UPDATE*
Yes I believe your router supports Open-wrt, ddwrt, and tomato. I own an Airlink Ar670W that has just recently become "ddwrtable" (finally off the WIP list for over a year) but I'd rather n ...
  Topic: Step by step for GV and Sipsocery help
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Replies: 73
Views: 52852

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Sun Oct 18, 2009 4:40 pm   Subject: Step by step for GV and Sipsocery help
I'm not exactly sure the details of a PAP2 since I don't own one. I'd try first seeing if MJMD5 has something to do with it by swapping the lines and having the SS stuff running on your line 1. By d ...
  Topic: Stroths MJ Utilities 1.6 -SIP Info & More *8/2 UPDATE*
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Replies: 530
Views: 545818

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Sun Oct 18, 2009 4:31 pm   Subject: Stroths MJ Utilities 1.6 -SIP Info & More *8/2 UPDATE*
synchron wrote

I would think only new MJ dongles direct from mj will work with ATA. Older dongles that stores sell like RS or Best Buy will need some flavor of mjmd5.

Thanks synchron

I think ...
  Topic: Stroths MJ Utilities 1.6 -SIP Info & More *8/2 UPDATE*
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Views: 545818

PostForum: magicJack Tips, Tricks, and Hacks   Posted: Sat Oct 17, 2009 7:29 pm   Subject: Stroths MJ Utilities 1.6 -SIP Info & More *8/2 UPDATE*
I would think only new MJ dongles direct from mj will work with ATA. Older dongles that stores sell like RS or Best Buy will need some flavor of mjmd5.

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