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    Mobile services suspended in Karachi

    Sindh government has decided to suspend all mobile services in and around Karachi until the processions of Youm-e-Ali is over for security reasons. This is a strange way of ensuring security because it is very easy to use a wireless set if one wants to communicate with others and most militant...
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    Payment Gateway in Pakistan

    I am looking to launch a website to sell merchandise online within Pakistan but the banks I spoke to in UK are not willing to be of any help in this regard. I wonder who processes payments for online seller in Pakistan. The payment gateway I need in Pakistan should also allow me to transfer...
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    PTCL Broadband Settings

    I see a lot of visitors looking for PTCL broadband settings and they mostly use different types of modems and generally come looking for settings specific to the modem they have. I just thought it would be helpful for those visitors to know that PTCL broadband settings would remain the same no...
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    Fiber Home Modem configuration with PTCL adsl & Fiber broadband

    This is what you need to have with you before you attempt to configure this modem : Your dsl user name and password Your computer needs to be connected to the modem directly using a LAN cable or Wifi. This tutorial can be used for Fiberhome models AN1020-16T & AN1020-25 and a few others as well...
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    How to UnBlock YouTube in Pakistan

    I have been recieving PMs asking me how to access Youtube.com when it is blocked in Pakistan and I thought why not just write a tutorial and let every one read it instead of sending individual replies. This is not just for Youtube but anything that is blocked at ISP level will start working...
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    Free VPN accounts for members

    Hello, We at Pakistan Broadband Forum has completed a year since we started this forum and we have seen a lot of success in the year gone by and seen a lot of visitors using our tutorials and guides to troubleshoot their problems. We have now decided to provide free VPN accounts to...
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    How to Configure a PTCL Modem

    I have seen many new members asking questions about how to configure their modem with PTCL adsl connection. I wrote a tutorial about how to configure wifi router with PTCL modem but this guide was missing on the forum so here we go. This guide will help you to setup an Aztech or Shiro modem...
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    What power backup do you use?

    I have an inverter that has 6 battries and the inverter is 72 volts which a friend of mine sent me from USA. I have my fridge, TV's, computer, Kitchen chimney, all the lights and fans covered with this inverter and I get a back up of about three days with the fridge running 24/7 (Double door...
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    BSNL in India stops all night unlimited plans without notice

    I was lurking some Indian telecom sites and found that in India the state owned BSNL broadband has without notice to their customer have stopped all night unlimited plans and left users high and dry. They will all have to shell out thousands of rupees for the data they have used at night. Some...
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    Best Broadband connection in Pakistan

    Hello, Please cast your vote to let us know which broadband connection you think is the best in Pakistan. Please also post a reply telling which connection you use and your plan. Thanks
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    PTCL EVO New Packages

    Ptcl announced new EVO packages which are effective from 18th of June 2014. Please have a look below for the new packages : PTCL has been trying to do new things for some time but broadband penetration in Pakistan has not seen much improvement. Rs150/Gb after using up your data seems a bit...
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    Mobilink 3G Speednet Stick USB Dongle

    Mobilink won 10 Mhz of 3G spectrum last month and to our surprise they have already started thier service at major locations. As the title of this thread gives it away that they now have on offer a 3G USB dongle which is branded as Speednet Stick and they are selling it for Rs2500 and comes with...
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    PTCL Broadband Packages

    PTCL is the largest broadband internet service provider in Pakistan and also the most widely available as other private companies are not available in rural areas and restrict themselves to most densly populated areas leaving the rest of the country uncovered due to less profitability or chances...
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    Guide to configure wifi Router with PTCL modem

    I am going to use a TP-Link router here for writing these steps but these are generic so these steps can be used to configure any router with your PTCL modem. We would also change the IP address for the router and disable router from getting an IP automatically which in other words mean...
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    Open Blocked websites

    I get lots of messages with people asking me about how to open a website that is blocked by the ISP. I personally believe that if an ISP has blocked a website then they must have done it for a reason but as an adult can we not decide what is good for us and what is not instead of the government...
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    Online application for PTCL broadband new connection

    PTCL has launched their online self care portal recently where those who would like to get a new connection can now apply online without having to go to their office or agents. The portal can be found here : my.ptcl.net.pk/Default.aspx You can apply for both PTCL ADSL broadband and EVO...
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    * www.PakistanBroadband.com recognizes that you care about the personal information that is held about you and how that is used. * This privacy policy applies to all personal data, submitted by you, to the www.PakistanBroadband.com web site. * By registering to www.PakistanBroadband.com you...
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    Linksys wireless router configuration with PTCL Dsl

    I am preparing this guide using the Linksys WAG200G wireless router but every router that Linksys sells can be configured the same way. The interface options remain almost the same no matter which router you use so just follow the below instructions : Connect your router to the PC using LAN...
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    Skype Whatsapp Tango Viber Banned

    Government of Sindh has decided to ban all VOIP and instant messaging services in Sindh stating security reasons as Terrorists and criminal elements are using these services to communicate ever since Sindh government started a targetted crackdown of illegal activities in the state. I fail to...
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    Star World Premiere HD channel

    Tata Sky has recently added this new channel Star World Premiere HD which is now showing at channel number 213 and the monthly subscription is INR60 per month. This channel shows the latest American TV programmes that are currently running in America and this is why this is the costliest channel...