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Please check out our selection of posts with a wide variety of topics, ranging from our case studies to useful tips which could improve your home WiFi.

Fixmyline cover parts of South East London, Essex, Kent, East Sussex and Surrey. Drop us an email at any cost if you are stuck we will always do what we can to assist no matter where you are located.

Ex BT Engineer

Ex BT Engineer

When you get a visit from a Fixmyline telephone engineer, you can rest assured that any moves or changes to your telephone network will be carried out in the same way as an Openreach Engineer. Back in 2010 I embarked on a 4 week boot camp to be trained up to deliver...

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The Big BT Switch Off 2025

The Big BT Switch Off 2025

BT will be moving all of their customers over to digital telephony by 2025, and it's not just BT making the change of a century. All providers of telephone services (residential and business) operating over the current Openreach copper infrastructure will no longer be...

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Is Bluetooth Killing your WiFi?

Is Bluetooth Killing your WiFi?

Its very difficult to create a blog as a mid table tekkie as I like to call myself because I have to understand that many of you have different levels of technical awareness. And as the title to this blog suggests it may be an enlightening subject, but standoffish to...

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Remote Broadband Health check

Remote Broadband Health check

There are times when you need some instant technical assistance, like checking over some settings on your PC or on your home router. Fixmyline are usually quite flexible with scheduling appointed visits but maybe you need some immediate action to identify an issue you...

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Working From Home – Can Your Broadband Cope?

Working From Home – Can Your Broadband Cope?

So you have the opportunity to work from home (WFH as some people call it) and you think yes, no commuting, extra hour in bed, no annoying boss leering over your shoulder - and it all of a sudden looks extremely rosy. Then you have to think about how you can do your...

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Slow Rural Broadband? | Fixmyline

Slow Rural Broadband? | Fixmyline

Slow Rural Broadband? No Fibre Available?Get your free Superfast 4G Demonstration to see exactly what speeds you will achieve. At Fixmyline we don’t guesstimate your potential 4G speed, we don’t assume what your 4G speed might be using coverage checkers, we deliver a...

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4g Superfast Broadband

4g Superfast Broadband

The internet as we know it is delivered by wires from a wooden telegraph pole or via the underground network and connected to our homes and businesses by copper cables. From order to installation can take approximately 10 working days. Back in the old days... Today we...

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Better Broadband Scheme

The Government’s successful scheme to help people struggling with the slowest broadband speeds has been extended for another year till the end of 2019. The Better Broadband Scheme offers a subsidised basic broadband connection to anyone unable to get download speeds...

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Summer House Wi-Fi | Garden Wi-Fi | Fixmyline

Summer House Wi-Fi | Garden Wi-Fi | Fixmyline

Connecting buildings with WiFi that are not connected to your property may seem problematic. But take away the stress with a wireless point to point link. All thats required is a line of sight and you can beam your home broadband up to 5km away! Now that's great for...

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Superfast Broadband in Rural Kent

Superfast Broadband in Rural Kent

There are still many parts of Kent that suffer with broadband speeds insufficient to meet the demands of today's wants and needs. Fixmyline were called upon today to provide an alternative to traditional broadband availability in Hawkhurst Kent (TN18 4QU) Along with...

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Slow WiFi – Too Many Telephone Sockets?

Slow WiFi – Too Many Telephone Sockets?

So here we are at the start of another year and many of us are still suffering with poor WiFi or slow broadband speed in general. Well your worries are about to be alleviated because Fixmyline are here to bridge the gap between the service provider (BT, Sky, EE, Talk...

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Rural Superfast Broadband

Rural Superfast Broadband

So you have moved to the country, and the last thing on your mind was the availability of superfast broadband. However, up to 17% of Brits decided against moving to the countryside for fear of poor broadband. But fear not – ditch the idea of Satellite Broadband, it’s...

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Telephone Socket Relocation

Fixmyline can relocate your master telephone socket to any part of your home or business. In this case study we will detail the customers scope and the simple process of the relocation. Our client was extending the full width and height at the rear of their property...

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Can I move my Master Telephone Socket

Can I move my Master Telephone Socket

Other questions I commonly hear are; Can I move my BT master socket Am I allowed to move my master socket The answer is yes. Fixmyline are independent local telephone engineers who have been trained to BT Openreach Standards and understand the network topology from...

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Looking for something else?

If you require a wifi engineer in Kent, Essex or East Sussex then you have come to the right place. We are experienced telecoms engineers and can provide you a local wifi engineer within 24 hours. We can also help with the following:

  • Noisy Line Faults
  • Upgrading internal or external BT Cabling
  • Simple Alterations to your Wiring
  • Removal of Unused Cable
  • VoIP Troubleshooting

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