Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.



169 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 2


Topic # 87055 18-Jul-2011 19:15 Send private message

Is it possible to port a prepaid mobile number back to Telecom over the phone through Telecom Customer Services or online? I have a Telecom sim card.  It would be coming from the 2 Degrees network back to Telecom who it was with until i ported it probably 2 months ago.  When i brought the new phone i was told they (who are a department store) could not do it and to take it to a Telecom dealership, however the Telecom dealership said they charge for the service, just wondered if it can be done over the phone?

Create new topic


169 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 2


  Reply # 494970 18-Jul-2011 20:02 Send private message

All sorted thread can be closed :)

345 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 496355 21-Jul-2011 18:11 Send private message

How did you get it sorted?
Ill be doing the same thing shortly and wouldn't Inc not having to pay for another xt sim card.
Cheers

459 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 496369 21-Jul-2011 19:01 Send private message

tritex:  take it to a Telecom dealership, however the Telecom dealership said they charge for the service, just wondered if it can be done over the phone?


Ring orther dealerships, as although some stores sharge for the service, I believe that they are not really supposed to.

488 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 3

Trusted

  Reply # 496514 22-Jul-2011 08:11 Send private message

Guys this is on our Telecom website:

"The price of switching your number to Telecom is...

It's free to bring your current mobile phone number when you join the Telecom XT Mobile Network. We suggest you check with your current provider that there's no early termination fee if you're on a monthly plan."

http://www.telecom.co.nz/keepmynumber

If anyone is charging you to bring your number to Telecom. Please feel free to PM me details and I will investigate further.

Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Checking UHF aerial is working
Created by OnceBitten, last reply by B1GGLZ on 28-Jul-2014 21:49 (21 replies)
Pages... 2


New Mobile plans coming?
Created by nunasdream, last reply by Wade on 31-Jul-2014 10:56 (40 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Does acupuncture work?
Created by timmmay, last reply by timmmay on 31-Jul-2014 11:11 (38 replies)
Pages... 2 3


2010 Honda Jazz, Suzuki Swift - which has higher maintenance cost?
Created by joker97, last reply by jonathan18 on 31-Jul-2014 10:47 (76 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


Hierarchy of a mistake: Gerry Brownlee
Created by joker97, last reply by DonGould on 29-Jul-2014 21:57 (93 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


"keyless" keys - questions
Created by joker97, last reply by MadEngineer on 30-Jul-2014 22:02 (35 replies)
Pages... 2 3


2 x PS4s to give away. Geekzone members only.
Created by BigPipeNZ, last reply by sxz on 31-Jul-2014 09:12 (67 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Dick Smith in Continual Sale Mode
Created by Dynamic, last reply by qyiet on 30-Jul-2014 16:50 (66 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5



Geekzone Live »
Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.