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Kingston Communications Service Information

Karoo Business Support: 08451 200063

Karoo Residential Support: 01482 606101

Telephone Numbers:


Karoo Broadband: 150
Karoo AnyTime: 08440 464000
Karoo HomeTime: 08440 464100
Karoo FreeTime: 08440 464200
Karoo Pay As You Go: 08440 969696
Karoo Standard: 0845 3210000
Karoo Outside Hull: 0845 1281514

DNS Servers:


primary 212.50.160.100
secondary 213.249.160.100
(secondary usually more reliable!)
Alternate servers without redirect:
212.50.160.38
213.249.130.101

Your username/login name:


This will have been given to you when you signed up for your broadband or dialup account.

For Max, Lite, Mid or Pro customers this will be: username@karoo
For BB500, 1000, 2000 and 3000 customers this will just be: username
For Dial up customers this will just be: username

Your password:


This will be also be given when you sign up for your account. It is usually 16 characters long unless you have specified otherwise. This is also the password for your email account.

Email account name:


username@username.karoo.co.uk

Your NNTP server:


usenet.karoo.co.uk
It does not require you to login.

Mail Servers:


pop.karoo.co.uk
smtp.karoo.co.uk

Proxy Server:


proxy.karoo.co.uk, Port=8080

Broadband Settings:


VPI=1
VCI=50
Encapsulation=RFC2364 PPPoATM
Modulation=G.dmt
Multiplexing=LLC or VC
Authentication=CHAP

FTP webspace settings:


Hostname: homepages.karoo.net
Username: Your Karoo internet username (without @karoo)
Password: Your Karoo internet password

Default router login details:


Router IP Address Username Password
3Com 192.168.1.1 - -
Belkin 192.168.2.1 admin -
Billion 192.168.1.254 admin admin
BT Voyager 192.168.1.1 admin admin
D-Link 192.168.1.1 admin admin
Dynamode 192.168.1.1 Admin Admin
Edimax 10.0.0.2 admin epicrouter
Etec 192.168.1.1 Admin Admin
Linksys 192.168.1.1 admin admin
Netgear 192.168.0.1 admin password
Philips 192.168.2.1 - -
Safecom 10.0.0.2 admin epicrouter
Sitecom 192.168.1.254 admin password
Solwise 192.168.1.1 admin admin
Speedtouch 10.0.0.138 Administrator -
U.S. Robotics 192.168.1.1 admin admin
Vigor (Draytek) 192.168.1.1 - -
Westel 192.168.1.1 User defined User defined
Zoom 10.0.0.2 admin zoomadsl
ZyXel 192.168.1.1 admin 1234