[ubuntu-uk] Routers and printers
rob at esdelle.co.uk
Sat May 9 12:22:43 BST 2009
> Isnt there something about companies restricting you from buying routers
> apart from theirs. I belong to Sky, and if Sky found out I had a
> different Router than theirs they would cut me off. There is a way to
> get the username and password that comes with my router, but I am afraid
> to actually go into that just in case I mess it up. I am sure that most
> companies wont allow you to change routers. Which is stupid really
> considering the ones they give you are so basic.
Not usually, in most cases the ISP will let you choose your own
equipment. Sounds like Sky is an exception to the rule.
I know with BT Broadband they say you can use your own router but it's
unsupported (especially if using something like BT Vision). I also
believe that with O2 they let use use any router and again just don't
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