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Charter Modem

Discussion in 'Southern California' started by blackhawke88, Jul 20, 2011.

  1. Jul 20, 2011 at 9:54 PM
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    blackhawke88

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    Anyone in Socal have an extra modem that works with Charter Internet? Im sick of paying $10 a month and I've bought 2 modems off craigslist that dont work :( Lemme know please
     
  2. Jul 20, 2011 at 9:58 PM
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    charter is garbage!!!!!!
     
  3. Jul 21, 2011 at 6:46 AM
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    stilll doesnt help his situation :$
     
  4. Jul 21, 2011 at 8:47 AM
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    Did u call Charter and give them the MAC address from the back/bottom of the modem? If not then thats most likely why it didnt work.

    I think I have a DLink cable modem that I used when I had Charter, just have to look for it. I also have a DLink wireless a,b,g,N router
     
  5. Jul 21, 2011 at 8:48 AM
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    Did u call Charter and give them the MAC address from the back/bottom of the modem? If not then thats most likely why it didnt work.

    I think I have a DLink cable modem that I used when I had Charter, just have to look for it. I also have a DLink wireless a,b,g,N router
     
  6. Jul 21, 2011 at 8:49 AM
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    lol. you can buy a modem from walmart for $60. wtf?
     
  7. Jul 21, 2011 at 8:49 AM
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    I'll sort through my stash of equipment at home. I know I've got plenty of things I don't use anymore just not sure if I held on to those modems.
     
  8. Jul 21, 2011 at 8:51 AM
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    Is it a Cable or DSL modem? If cable, I have a Linksys (pre-Cisco) DOCSIS 2 cable modem sitting in my garage. I used to replace my leased Comcast modem a few years back.

    It only does cable internet, not phone/TV etc.

    you can have it for the price if shipping if it would work for you.
     
  9. Jul 21, 2011 at 8:51 AM
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    stupid question but....... did you make sure all your light switches that control the outlets are on? I accidently flipped a switch off and returned 2 modems that I thought were bad only because they werent getting power.
     
  10. Jul 21, 2011 at 8:55 AM
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    Aw, man. lol you must've given yourself a good face palm after that one huh? Hate it when the obvious doesn't show up from the get go.
     
  11. Jul 21, 2011 at 9:26 AM
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    lol yea i gave Charter the MAC address and everything, but the power button of the craigslist modem kept flashing and not staying lit. I researched it and it says flashing power means shitty modem.
     
  12. Jul 21, 2011 at 10:14 AM
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    Are you wireless ? or cable/dsl ? I'm not familiar with charter..:notsure:

    & if it requires drivers do you have the right ones ??
     
  13. Jul 21, 2011 at 10:14 AM
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    wireless Cable internet, not DSL, thx
     
  14. Jul 21, 2011 at 10:27 AM
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    Cable modems dont require drivers, only if u connect it directly to your computer via usb (which 99% of people never do)
     
  15. Jul 21, 2011 at 11:30 AM
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    Ok, self configures, going thru a hub, I was gonna suggest something but don't want to get flamed soooo... good luck to ya ,,,,:D
     
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