How to Wire a Two-Line Telephone?

Answer Telephones use a telephone jack to connect to the home telephone wiring. Most telephones only use one telephone line, but some can use two or more lines. Each telephone line consists of a positive ... Read More »

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Where does the tan wire and green wire go when you are hooking up your caller ID to your Direct TV and there is a telephone line that goes from the TV box to the telephone box?

Where the Wires GoI don't know why the last answer was so wrong like that, but all you need is a wall plate with a telephone port, and a jumper to connect it to your direct tv. I've never seen a wa... Read More »

How do I Wire the Green and Red Telephone Wire to a RJ25 Modular Panel Jack?

Installing new phone cabling is an easy way to save money. Several types of jacks and cables are available for voice and data applications. Four and six position jacks are used for voice and eight ... Read More »

Is phone line current ac or dc Attaching diodes and/or capacitors for reducing the noise in telephone line?

A phone line is DC, the voice currents are AC. That's the easy part of your question. Noise is eliminated by finding the source of the noise. The first bad thing that happens when you start putt... Read More »

Is line wire also called live wire?

Line is the left hole of an outlet. Neutral is the right, and ground is the upside-down semicircle. A live wire is a wire with current flowing through it. Because neutral doesn't have any current i... Read More »