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141 blocking ISP access??

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by Roz40uk, Jan 11, 2003.

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  1. Roz40uk

    Roz40uk Thread Starter

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    Hi...my bro is with virgin for his dialup...his ISP...but his number is a business number with an automatic 141 before his number and virgin have told him that he cannot access his internet because of the 141...is there anything he can do...irt costs an arm and a leg to call the virgin helpine and they arent HELPFUL!! Thanks guys !!

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  2. dvk01

    dvk01 Moderator Malware Specialist

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    in the dial up settings for ther virgin number put 1470, then the virgin number. 1470 overrides the 141 cli settings


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  3. Roz40uk

    Roz40uk Thread Starter

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    Many thanks Derek...I have let him know. Thanks again.:D
     
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    Oh dear....it didn't work!! Any other ideas? Could it be the local lines at all...if so how does one get them checked? What about pc settings? Thankyou:(
     
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    dvk01 Moderator Malware Specialist

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    when you say business line do you mean a single line or going through a switchboard
    and is he on virgin payg or on virgin 24/7 package
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