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Topic # 111284 29-Oct-2012 16:05 Send private message

About to port 2 phones to XT ... one Galaxy S2 one iPhone 4 ...

What is the best way to check your balance?

There is no app?

What about a link?

That doesn't need 3g?

Or a simple USSD code like 2 degrees balance?

Cheers

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  Reply # 708522 29-Oct-2012 16:21 Send private message

Can text 'BAL' to 333 for a txt reply or go to telecom.co.nz/ytmobile in the browser.

If you are on the data network, you get signed into automatically, if you're on say WiFi, you need to be registered first with a password. (2 mins to set up).






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  Reply # 708525 29-Oct-2012 16:29 Send private message

ok thanks ...

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  Reply # 708526 29-Oct-2012 16:37 Send private message

I'm not on telecom but you can access your account details from a zero rated (free) website as long as your on 3G not WiFi.

I think from memory it is sphone.telecom.co.nz

Save that as a bookmark on your home screen and it'll work like an app.

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  Reply # 708546 29-Oct-2012 16:49 Send private message

If you want the mobile version: http://m.telecom.co.nz/yt

If you want the browser / full version: http://www.telecom.co.nz/mbbmeter




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  Reply # 708551 29-Oct-2012 16:59 Send private message

plambrechtsen: If you want the mobile version: http://m.telecom.co.nz/yt

If you want the browser / full version: http://www.telecom.co.nz/mbbmeter


I really wish you guys would fix the favicon on the login page. It annoys the heck out of OCD Adam




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  Reply # 708820 30-Oct-2012 00:08 Send private message

loganjames: I'm not on telecom but you can access your account details from a zero rated (free) website as long as your on 3G not WiFi.

I think from memory it is sphone.telecom.co.nz

Save that as a bookmark on your home screen and it'll work like an app.

http://sphone.telecom.co.nz/mobile/view/account-info-view
I have it bookmarked, that'll take you directly to the page on your phone. I think it redirects to pwm.telecom.co.nz when accessed from a non xt connection and will ask for a login, but works either way.

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  Reply # 708861 30-Oct-2012 08:04 Send private message

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plambrechtsen: If you want the mobile version: http://m.telecom.co.nz/yt

If you want the browser / full version: http://www.telecom.co.nz/mbbmeter


I really wish you guys would fix the favicon on the login page. It annoys the heck out of OCD Adam


Don't add the login page to your home screen, add the site itself, then you get the Your Telecom favicon - if you are connected to wifi/off the Telecom network it will redirect you to the login screen, if you are on 3G it will automatically log you in. 



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  Reply # 708906 30-Oct-2012 08:54 Send private message

Which is the site address?

also can i ask what is the difference between telecom internet apn and wap apn???

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  Reply # 709120 30-Oct-2012 13:15 Send private message

joker97: Which is the site address?

also can i ask what is the difference between telecom internet apn and wap apn???


As Above, the two URLs I posted above are the two links you can follow depending on if you want the mobile or full version.

The internet apn is a directly connected internet connection which runs behind a stateful firewall which means you can only initiate connections outbound, no one can connect to you unless you have tried to connect to them first.

The wap apn is used for sending MMS (Photo) messages, plus if your phone isn't a "smartphone" per-se and it's built in browser needs some help to browse the interwebs and render / redraw everything the WAP Gateway which is the http proxy URL in the APN setting is a proxy server that detects the type of handset you're using and renders the page the best it can.




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  Reply # 709123 30-Oct-2012 13:17 Send private message

ajobbins:
plambrechtsen: If you want the mobile version: http://m.telecom.co.nz/yt

If you want the browser / full version: http://www.telecom.co.nz/mbbmeter


I really wish you guys would fix the favicon on the login page. It annoys the heck out of OCD Adam


Our team support that favicon :(... and yes "its complicated" as to why we haven't updated it .... if we could, we would.




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  Reply # 710142 31-Oct-2012 23:39 Send private message

Why is it that i have two numbers and both cannot connect to your telecom ith wifi?

I register and password is created but i can never log in 100% chance of an error ?.. Is this a common problem?

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  Reply # 710165 1-Nov-2012 06:22 Send private message

joker97: Why is it that i have two numbers and both cannot connect to your telecom ith wifi?

I register and password is created but i can never log in 100% chance of an error ?.. Is this a common problem?


You don't need a password unless you're connecting from outside the Telecom network.

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  Reply # 710630 1-Nov-2012 20:56 Send private message

joker97: Why is it that i have two numbers and both cannot connect to your telecom ith wifi?

I register and password is created but i can never log in 100% chance of an error ?.. Is this a common problem?


Not normally.

When you create your password you get the SMS and set the new password and set it.

Feel free to email me pl at telecom dot co dot nz and I can check both numbers.




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  Reply # 710662 1-Nov-2012 21:11 Send private message

ah i reseted it and the second reset worked ... thanks



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  Reply # 717227 14-Nov-2012 16:58 Send private message

is the XT meter unmetered? ... just occured to me coz i tend to use the desktop page as the mobile page requires you to go to page 2 to see data usage - dumb - :)

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