Who invented the telephone wire?

Answer Alexander Graham Bell is generally credited with the invention of the telephone, along with the telephone wire. Another inventor, named Elisha Gray, also invented a telephone, but Bell's was patent... 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 »

What is cat 5 telephone wire?

Cat-5 telephone wire is the new standard in residential buildings. It allows great versatility for homeowners.FeaturesCat-5 wire has four pairs of wires twisted in a color-coded theme. Each pair fe... Read More »

How to Wire a DSL Telephone?

You won't need a lot of time or experience to wire your DSL router to your existing telephone line. The steps are simple enough to get you up and running within an hour. DSL places high speed digit... Read More »