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Fire the Phone Company: A Handy Guide to Voice over IP by Dave Field

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Chapter Four. Installing Your VoIP Equipment

Which came first: the VoIP hardware or the service activation? Some VoIP service providers need to have their equipment installed before you activate your service; others need to be activated before you attempt to connect. In this chapter and the next, I will discuss both, concentrating on hardware in this chapter and following up with service activation and testing in Chapter 5.

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