Electric fence interference check

A five step check to be followed if you are experiencing interference with your phone line or internet connection from an electric fence.

Electric fence interference guide

If you're hearing electric fence clicks on your telephone line, it's virtually certain you'll be getting reduced internet performance on your dial‐up connection. This is because the clicks cause errors in the modem data stream, which means the modem is always re‐transmitting data. This will happen even on a perfectly good telephone line.

This document explains how electric fences cause the clicks, what you can do about it, and how to get the best performance out of your dial‐up connection.


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