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  Reply # 931362 12-Nov-2013 12:43 Send private message

steve2222: And if you are with Telecom for broadband, the data usage for TiVo/Quickflix is not metered.


Don't count on it..




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  Reply # 931365 12-Nov-2013 12:50 Send private message

Anyone from TiVo / Quickflix tell how how we access Quickflix via TiVo?? Is it going to be like Caspa and just input a PIN when you make a purchase??
I assume closer to the time TiVo will tell use how to setup a TiVo based Quickflix account to get the 2 months free trial..




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  Reply # 931379 12-Nov-2013 13:02 Send private message

old3eyes: Anyone from TiVo / Quickflix tell how how we access Quickflix via TiVo?? Is it going to be like Caspa and just input a PIN when you make a purchase??
I assume closer to the time TiVo will tell use how to setup a TiVo based Quickflix account to get the 2 months free trial..


Without going into the details, "All of the above"

When it goes live, the respective websites will have all of the info and functionality needed set you up.
Just for obvious reasons, as the service isn't live yet, those parts of the website aren't either.

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  Reply # 931381 12-Nov-2013 13:04 Send private message

DanHybrid:
old3eyes: Anyone from TiVo / Quickflix tell how how we access Quickflix via TiVo?? Is it going to be like Caspa and just input a PIN when you make a purchase??
I assume closer to the time TiVo will tell use how to setup a TiVo based Quickflix account to get the 2 months free trial..


Without going into the details, "All of the above"

When it goes live, the respective websites will have all of the info and functionality needed set you up.
Just for obvious reasons, as the service isn't live yet, those parts of the website aren't either.


Am I right with my interpretation regarding remaining Caspa wallet funds, these will be transferred to Quickflix?




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  Reply # 931388 12-Nov-2013 13:11 Send private message

It's in the first post...

The CASPA On-Demand service will be coming to an end on December 4, 2013 to make way for Quickflix. If you have a CASPA Wallet, from December 9, you'll need to close it and choose what you'd like to do with any remaining cash balance in your account.

You'll be able to transfer your cash balance to use on a new or existing Quickflix account to continue enjoying movies on your TiVo. If you transfer your cash balance, you'll also receive a credit for a new release movie from Quickflix!

Pay Per Play credit will expire 2 months after it has been credited into your account. Please note that the free Pay Per Play credit is non-redeemable for cash, and no cash refund, or credits will be awarded for expired credit and cancellation of Quickflix account. Offer period is December 9, 2013 to June 9, 2014.

Alternatively, you'll be able to donate the cash balance of your CASPA Wallet to Make-A-Wish® New Zealand (tax receipts available for donations over $5) or request a refund of your cash balance back to your original credit card.

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  Reply # 931389 12-Nov-2013 13:11 Send private message

DanHybrid:
old3eyes: Anyone from TiVo / Quickflix tell how how we access Quickflix via TiVo?? Is it going to be like Caspa and just input a PIN when you make a purchase??
I assume closer to the time TiVo will tell use how to setup a TiVo based Quickflix account to get the 2 months free trial..


Without going into the details, "All of the above"

When it goes live, the respective websites will have all of the info and functionality needed set you up.
Just for obvious reasons, as the service isn't live yet, those parts of the website aren't either.


Thanks DanHybrid.

Are you in a position to tell us yet whether there have been performance improvements?  That is, when using CASPA, it was very laggy with navigation actions which made it less desirable to use.

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  Reply # 931392 12-Nov-2013 13:12 Send private message

BigHammer: It's in the first post...

The CASPA On-Demand service will be coming to an end on December 4, 2013 to make way for Quickflix. If you have a CASPA Wallet, from December 9, you'll need to close it and choose what you'd like to do with any remaining cash balance in your account. You'll be able to transfer your cash balance to use on a new or existing Quickflix account to continue enjoying movies on your TiVo. If you transfer your cash balance, you'll also receive a credit for a new release movie from Quickflix! Pay Per Play credit will expire 2 months after it has been credited into your account. Please note that the free Pay Per Play credit is non-redeemable for cash, and no cash refund, or credits will be awarded for expired credit and cancellation of Quickflix account. Offer period is December 9, 2013 to June 9, 2014. Alternatively, you'll be able to donate the cash balance of your CASPA Wallet to Make-A-Wish® New Zealand (tax receipts available for donations over $5) or request a refund of your cash balance back to your original credit card.


I really must remember to wear my glasses




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  Reply # 931399 12-Nov-2013 13:15 Send private message

JAYJAY:
DanHybrid:
old3eyes: Anyone from TiVo / Quickflix tell how how we access Quickflix via TiVo?? Is it going to be like Caspa and just input a PIN when you make a purchase??
I assume closer to the time TiVo will tell use how to setup a TiVo based Quickflix account to get the 2 months free trial..


Without going into the details, "All of the above"

When it goes live, the respective websites will have all of the info and functionality needed set you up.
Just for obvious reasons, as the service isn't live yet, those parts of the website aren't either.


Thanks DanHybrid.

Are you in a position to tell us yet whether there have been performance improvements?  That is, when using CASPA, it was very laggy with navigation actions which made it less desirable to use.


That would probably be hardware and processor related inside the tivo, as well as downloading images on demand. I would think quickflix would be the same if built on the same system, but they maybe using a totally different system.

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  Reply # 948515 10-Dec-2013 10:04 Send private message

I was of the understanding that this was launching on Tivo on December 9? It still shows as coming ?




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  Reply # 948517 10-Dec-2013 10:07 Send private message

The device might need an update applied...




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  Reply # 948520 10-Dec-2013 10:09 Send private message

Hi there - we've slipped back to this Thursday - 2 more days to wait!

Thanks




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  Reply # 948575 10-Dec-2013 11:21 Send private message

paddyb: Hi there - we've slipped back to this Thursday - 2 more days to wait!

Thanks


Thanks for that. 




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  Reply # 950870 12-Dec-2013 11:02 Send private message

paddyb: Hi there - we've slipped back to this Thursday - 2 more days to wait!

Thanks


T'is Thursday and Quickflix is conspicuous by its absence , what is the latest ETA ? 




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  Reply # 950877 12-Dec-2013 11:10 One person supports this post Send private message

Hi KiwiNZ

We're targeting about 4pm.

There'll be website updates and other messaging, so you'll know!

Cheers




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Reply # 950893 12-Dec-2013 11:49 Send private message

paddyb: Hi KiwiNZ

We're targeting about 4pm.

There'll be website updates and other messaging, so you'll know!

Cheers


I'm really looking forward to checking it out.  Especially looking forward to see how well it runs on TiVo!

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