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Topic # 33782 12-May-2009 10:04 Send private message

Not sure if this is the right forum.

We have a client with a CSD GSM modems that need to dial up to an ISP (they communicate via email).  Apparently you cannot connect to a 0867 number from a GSM (Vodafone) CSD modem.  Previously they were calling Kiwilink who still ran a 09 XXX XXXX dial in number.  Does anyone know of any ISPs that still offer dial up on non 0867 numbers?

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  Reply # 214305 12-May-2009 10:41 Send private message

0873xxxxx should work - try Xtra dialup 087303030
I think Maxnet have an 09 numbers too
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http://www.maxnet.co.nz/support/general_support/dialup_settings.php
09-9040009 for mobile or overseas




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  Reply # 214306 12-May-2009 10:42 Send private message

I used to connect to Xtra on their 0873 number from my GSM modem. I don't know of any other non-0867 numbers.




 



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  Reply # 214484 12-May-2009 21:29 Send private message

Thanks guys.

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  Reply # 214543 13-May-2009 09:29 Send private message

I know it's a bit OT but is there any reason they're still sticking with CSD dialup? Depending on the volume of calls switching to modems with GPRS or 3G would offer significant advantages.



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  Reply # 214561 13-May-2009 10:24 Send private message

The modems are sold with the dataloggers as a pair from overseas, and only have CSD. Agree that GPRS or 3G would be nice.

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  Reply # 214616 13-May-2009 13:52 Send private message

Slingshot has 087308880 and... 09 1234567 (er... are they serious?)

http://help.slingshot.co.nz/cgi-bin/slingshot.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=63&p_created=1074653647&p_sid=Fs1EEFxj&p_accessibility=0&p_redirect=&p_lva=&p_sp=cF9zcmNoPTEmcF9zb3J0X2J5PSZwX2dyaWRzb3J0PSZwX3Jvd19jbnQ9NTcsNTcmcF9wcm9kcz0mcF9jYXRzPSZwX3B2PSZwX2N2PSZwX3BhZ2U9MSZwX3NlYXJjaF90ZXh0PXNldHVwIGRpYWx1cA**&p_li=&p_topview=1




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  Reply # 215247 16-May-2009 14:43 Send private message

MAxnet have one that they use for international customers as I had a friend that used it from aussie as he worked for one of their VISP's.

Finding it is the hard thing. www.maxnet.co.nz have a look.

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  Reply # 215533 18-May-2009 09:37 Send private message

unit58: MAxnet have one that they use for international customers as I had a friend that used it from aussie as he worked for one of their VISP's.



Finding it is the hard thing. www.maxnet.co.nz have a look.

Did you read my post? 2nd from the top? You need coffee :) :)




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