You will probably end up without Internet for the first few weeks of your relocation in France because you are usually required to have a French bank account get WiFi at home or a SIM card.
Technology in France - Everything you need to stay connected
Welcome to our comprehensive guide to Technology in France.
Here you will find everything you need to know about Technology in France, from testing broadband speed, choosing an Internet Service Provider to watching UK television you'll find our guides indispensable.
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Getting Connected in France
How to find an internet service provider and check broadband speed.
Television in France
Information about watching television in France.
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Many English-speaking residents are interested in watching UK TV in France to keep up with their favourite programms and films, and get the news in their own language.
To check broadband(“ADSL”) availability in France take a look at these web sites. You will need to enter the address and post code or existing phone number if you have one.
Watching local TV is one of the best ways to keep up with what is happening in the country and improve your language skills.
Useful facts and tips about setting up your new or existing telephone line in France…
Many companies are now offering services to enable you to use your computer to speak to anyone in the world for free via your Internet connection. With a little coordination amongst your friends and family, it is very easy to set up…
Moving to France or within it has all the same stresses as moving within the UK, as well as others, and with phones and broadband becoming ever more important this knowledgeable and informative book helps to simplify the whole process.
To get the most out of your broadband service, it helps to know how to troubleshoot problems and get repairs completed quickly. Set out below are two areas where a little knowledge can make a big difference to your enjoyment of your broadband service.
How do you make sure you get the best from the French telecom services? Read the first part of The Definitive Guide for the Everyday User by French telecoms and IT expert Bob Elliot
This short guide will help you get to know what each of the main French television channels has to offer and also provides an introduction to some of the most popular programmes currently shown in France.