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When every other company was plugging their "free" internet service where you only paid for the phone calls, freenetname went on better. They charge no monthly fee, local dial in costs and then threw in a domain name! Ease To Install: I didn't have any problems installing/setting up ... Read review

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Community Level 2rhudson1

rhudson1

A classy touch - Your own domain name

AdvantagesFree Domain Name

DisadvantagesOnly access through dial up

"...paid for the phone calls, freenetname went on better. They charge no monthly fee, local dial in costs and then threw in a domain name! Ease To Install: I didn't have any problems installing/setting up the connection. Mind you, it has to be said that I work with computers all day, so I would hope that I don't have any problems with something like setting up an internet connection. But it all looked pretty simple to me. Knowing what you connect ..." Read review
14.07.2003

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Community Level 2theimp

theimp

Will That Free Domain Name Cost

AdvantagesFree domain name with 20mb of web space.

Disadvantages£94 to transfer your domain name.

"...name. Unfortunately for quite a while Freenetname was little more than just a free domain name but that is changing as recently they have joined forces with Infospace who now provide their specialist content. Sport, finance, entertainment, news and all the other general things you would to expect to find are now covered via Infospace. The web site is quite well laid out but resembles a web portal as most of the links are external. There is a ..." Read review
26.10.2001

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Community Level 2JRW

JRW

They Say You Get Nothing For Free

AdvantagesFree .co.uk domain name, 20mb web space, technical support

DisadvantagesSlow webspace

"Before I even begin to express my opinion I must make it clear that if you want to know how many email addresses and webspace you get from freenetname.co.uk then I suggest you visit their website. I will let you know what I would want to know about them. Basically, as most ISPs (Internet Service Providers) do tend to offer the same in terms of fundamental features (e.g. local call rate access, x number of email addresses, etc.) it sometimes takes ..." Read review
19.08.2000

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Community Level 2KingWaz

KingWaz

More than just a domain

AdvantagesFree, Free Domain, Quick, Reliable

DisadvantagesMust use their dial-up for a lot of services

"Mostly freenetname is known for the fact that they offer you a free domain, however, the service does go beyond that. As far as I have tried, freenetname is the most reliable and quickest free ISP I have ever used. The reiability is good and disconnects are rare. Connection lags are also very rare and download speeds are brilliant for a free ISP (they are as fast as most pay-for-ISP's). They also offer you a free domain (registration + hosting). The ..." Read review
27.07.2000

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Community Level 1spacedonkey

spacedonkey

An Exellent ISP

Advantagesfast, free, you get a web domain

Disadvantageshave to be using their dial ups to check mail.

"Freenetname are an exellent ISP. They provide a reasonably fast connection, e-mail, a free .co.uk or .org.uk web domain, and redirect it to their servers where you can build your own website about whatever you like. Freenetname are nearly always in operation, in the last 6 months I have only known them to be offline on one occasion, which is much better than many other ISP's. Freenetnames newsgroup facility is exellent, providing many more groups ..." Read review
17.07.2000

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