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Topic # 94129 6-Dec-2011 19:59 Send private message

We are pleased to announce that we are doing another free weekend this weekend from 8PM Friday until 8AM Monday! More details to follow!

EDIT:
Updated to *8AM* Monday - not 8PM 




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  Reply # 554662 6-Dec-2011 20:03 Send private message

RalphFromSnap: We are pleased to announce that we are doing another free weekend this weekend from 8PM Friday until 8PM Monday! More details to follow!


Oh God NO...  ;)

I see revenge for last weekend coming at us...

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  Reply # 554663 6-Dec-2011 20:05 Send private message

^-^
3 days? This makes up for the godawful telstra weekend if all runs smoothly...

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  Reply # 554664 6-Dec-2011 20:06 Send private message

I hope this doesn't create massive lag. XBL was almost unplayable last weekend so I had to forfeit out of that round of the competition I'm in




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  Reply # 554668 6-Dec-2011 20:13 Send private message

I'm just glad I'm on my unlimited slingshot plan.




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  Reply # 554670 6-Dec-2011 20:18 Send private message

DonGould:
RalphFromSnap: We are pleased to announce that we are doing another free weekend this weekend from 8PM Friday until 8PM Monday! More details to follow!


Oh God NO...  ;)

I see revenge for last weekend coming at us...

Kind regards

Telstra Customer


lol, I'll do my best, last weekend was pure hell on Snap!

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  Reply # 554671 6-Dec-2011 20:30 Send private message

RalphFromSnap: We are pleased to announce that we are doing another free weekend this weekend from 8PM Friday until 8PM Monday! More details to follow!


Good on you Snap!

Unfortunately I have nothing to download or upload at the moment! I suppose I could watch a few you tube music video concerts in HD. But hang on.... thats free anyway. 

Anyone want to borrow my MB's? ;)  



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  Reply # 554672 6-Dec-2011 20:31 Send private message

Apologies, I accidentally wrote 8PM Monday! It should have been *8AM* Monday




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  Reply # 554674 6-Dec-2011 20:36 Send private message

RalphFromSnap: Apologies, I accidentally wrote 8PM Monday! It should have been *8AM* Monday


Aw, go on - it's already out there as being 8PM Monday so how about extending it till then? It would let some folks sleep sound in the knowledge that they can still get back at TelstraClear during normal waking hours Tongue Out

C'mon, you know you want to let us keep downloading and 8PM is a nice, round end-point... 

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  Reply # 554675 6-Dec-2011 20:37 Send private message

Elpie:
RalphFromSnap: Apologies, I accidentally wrote 8PM Monday! It should have been *8AM* Monday


Aw, go on - it's already out there as being 8PM Monday so how about extending it till then? It would let some folks sleep sound in the knowledge that they can still get back at TelstraClear during normal waking hours Tongue Out

C'mon, you know you want to let us keep downloading and 8PM is a nice, round end-point... 


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  Reply # 554679 6-Dec-2011 20:41 Send private message

Yay!

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  Reply # 554680 6-Dec-2011 20:42 Send private message

Elpie:
RalphFromSnap: Apologies, I accidentally wrote 8PM Monday! It should have been *8AM* Monday


Aw, go on - it's already out there as being 8PM Monday so how about extending it till then? It would let some folks sleep sound in the knowledge that they can still get back at TelstraClear during normal waking hours Tongue Out

C'mon, you know you want to let us keep downloading and 8PM is a nice, round end-point... 


Actually isn't this now an FTA thing?  We both saw the sign on the goods that said they were free until 8PM so I think it's only fair that it's honored....

...and before Ralph gets all annoyed at me, I think it would be only fair to pass the bill for the extra traffic back to his upstream, I mean it's hardly his fault he hasn't got time to proof read his posts in between taking phone calls from unhappy customers who were impacted over the weekend (writes the Telstra customer who had a very interesting conversation with at least one staff memeber at Snap this morning who really did sound a bit jaded ;) )

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  Reply # 554686 6-Dec-2011 21:00 Send private message

wouldnt panic people , the last two went well with hardly any problems , but i just dont need it, still have 60 Gig i have to use in 13 days.

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  Reply # 554689 6-Dec-2011 21:01 Send private message

snap has done this before, seeing as telstra feed snap then telstra customers wont feel any different, they didnt the other times.

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  Reply # 554766 6-Dec-2011 23:34 Send private message

DonGould:
Elpie:
RalphFromSnap: Apologies, I accidentally wrote 8PM Monday! It should have been *8AM* Monday


Aw, go on - it's already out there as being 8PM Monday so how about extending it till then? It would let some folks sleep sound in the knowledge that they can still get back at TelstraClear during normal waking hours Tongue Out

C'mon, you know you want to let us keep downloading and 8PM is a nice, round end-point... 


Actually isn't this now an FTA thing?  We both saw the sign on the goods that said they were free until 8PM so I think it's only fair that it's honored.... 



genuine mistakes are allowed to be forgiven.  If you saw a ferrari in a car yard advertised for $20000 because the last 0 fell off the sign i doubt you would convince anyone you were entitled to buy it for that price...  its only really false advertising if it was designed to decieve.




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  Reply # 554779 7-Dec-2011 01:18 Send private message

Regs:
DonGould:
Elpie:
RalphFromSnap: Apologies, I accidentally wrote 8PM Monday! It should have been *8AM* Monday


Aw, go on - it's already out there as being 8PM Monday so how about extending it till then? It would let some folks sleep sound in the knowledge that they can still get back at TelstraClear during normal waking hours Tongue Out

C'mon, you know you want to let us keep downloading and 8PM is a nice, round end-point... 


Actually isn't this now an FTA thing?  We both saw the sign on the goods that said they were free until 8PM so I think it's only fair that it's honored.... 



genuine mistakes are allowed to be forgiven.  If you saw a ferrari in a car yard advertised for $20000 because the last 0 fell off the sign i doubt you would convince anyone you were entitled to buy it for that price...  its only really false advertising if it was designed to decieve.


Ssshhhh.... 

Ralph, take no notice of him. Regs didn't notice Don's tongue-in-cheek or the imploring (cute, with big pleading eyes) looks I gave when I wrote my comment. Wink

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