Here is what the ooma splitter looks like:vicwojcik wrote:Very good info.
In one reply above, there are two sentences where I could use some help. "To distribute dialtone to your bedroom 1 and any other phone jacks in the house, you must combine the signal from the WALL and PHONE ports. I believe a splitter came with your ooma core package". I don't believe that I had a splitter. What does the splitter look like and what do you split with it?
The splitter is actually combining the signals from the WALL and PHONE ports on your hub so you can use your home wiring for either direct connection of a telephone or cordless base - or connection of a scout. ooma usually packaged one in the plastic bag of cables. If you can't find one from your ooma, you can get one at a dollar store or Home Depot/Lowes. It may be with our without the cord. Some plug directly into the jack like the one below: