[Nottingham] Help wanted in Hucknall

Martin martin at ml1.co.uk
Tue Dec 20 19:48:52 GMT 2005

Peter Chang wrote:
> That's correct according to Robin Walker's page:
>  http://homepage.ntlworld.com/robin.d.h.walker/cmtips/swap.html#swap
> You can get connect another machine to the cable modem as long as you
> power-cycle the modem. There's also a limit of 3 different MAC addresses
> served by NTL's DHCP server per 4 hour period.
> The tips of Robin's site are very useful and show how to register using
> any OS with a web browser that has Javascript support.

Simon wrote:
 > https://autoreg.autoregister.net/start.html is the URL you need. It
 > will ask for a serial number which is ntl-ct8-cj486 then it will setup
 > the modem. You can do it with any OS :)

Going from the first post, anyone eager to do the "Good Samaritan"? Then 
again, he should be able to telephone to talk through the instructions...

I agree that they are likely blocked due to not having yet registered. 
Now, why can't NTL auto-redirect to that page rather than the users 
having to know about it?!

Cheers all,

Martin Lomas
martin at ml1.co.uk

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