AT&T DSL bypass first line

Seth Mattinen sethm at
Tue Apr 10 09:33:14 CDT 2012

On 4/10/12 5:38 AM, Faisal Imtiaz wrote:
> Yes, you can ask them to change the 'profile', which can make things
> more stable.
> Or you can dump you switch your DSL out for Uverse (Internet Only)...
> Which is sold online (only) without any bundle.
> In most cases you can end up with more bandwidth at the same or lower cost.

I did indeed end up switching to Uverse because it was the same price as
ADSL. The Uverse CPE can hand off its public address to a connected
device as well, so it doesn't preclude running your own router if you
have a need to do so.


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