Do I need a phone line to get DSL service?

Answer The abbreviation "DSL" stands for "digital subscriber line." Telephone companies offer Internet access and digital data transfer capabilities through DSL service. An active telephone is required to... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Do I need a phone line to get DSL service

I want to get direct TV, JUST Internet, no phone service. Do I need a land line phone for this?

No you shouldn't! I have charter and I don't have a phone line.

Do you need to have a phone line to have DSL service?

Yes, in order to have a DSL Internet connection, you will need a phone line, a DSL modem and an Ethernet card. Your regular home phone line will work perfectly; you do not need to get a second lin... Read More »

How Do I Get Internet Service Without Any Phone Line?

In the distant past, you had to have a phone line if you wanted an Internet connection in your home. All computers were fitted with a plug that allowed them to use a basic phone line to access the ... Read More »

Does dsl service require an active phone line?

You do need to have an active telephone line in your home to get DSL Internet but you do not need active telephone service. Most companies, including AT&T and Verizon, now offer what is known as dr... Read More »