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Bad house wiring and CDV

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Bad house wiring and CDV

I currently have TV and Internet with Comcast and I am considering adding voice.  My house telephone wiring is old and needs to be replaced, which I cannot afford to do at this time.  Does CDV require the use of existing house wiring and jacks?

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Re: Bad house wiring and CDV

No, you can plug the phone into the socket on the back of the eMTA/Gateway modem that Comcast provide.

Would be better if you had a cordless phone, then you can plug the base into the modem and place other phones around the home.

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