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Topic # 62092 29-May-2010 12:50 Send private message

Just out of curiosity...Can anyone that has TiVo and telecom as their broadband provider see their broadband usage at telecom or does it just read 0.00
Thats broadband usage for everything. not just TiVo usage ..

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  Reply # 336063 29-May-2010 14:05 Send private message

A friend of mind is experience the same issue... well "issue" being full speed up/down with no data limit or traffic shaping... on the tivo plan.

Hmmmmm 

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  Reply # 336064 29-May-2010 14:06 Send private message

My usage has been at zero for months now.

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  Reply # 336075 29-May-2010 14:18 Send private message

rscole86: My usage has been at zero for months now.

LOLZ

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  Reply # 336108 29-May-2010 16:56 Send private message

Mines been at zero since December and I'm pretty sure I would have been over my allowance some months since then but have not been billed for any over use.

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  Reply # 336115 29-May-2010 17:31 Send private message

LOL Flaw with the billing system, or just another fail at implementing traffic management policies?
Dont complain too loudly you may give someone the incentive to fix it XD

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  Reply # 339529 8-Jun-2010 20:50 Send private message

i thought it was just me.
they should advertise unlimited broadband as another benefit of tivo, they might sell more of them

i wonder if I should go onto the lowest plan?

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  Reply # 356955 27-Jul-2010 10:04 Send private message

I know this is a late reply but
Damn it, I have been suffering data shaping and the inability to watch streaming media uninterupted since I got TiVo for nothing?

Has anyone changed from say Big Time to Adventure and still maintained a 0.00 usage with being a TiVo user?

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  Reply # 356991 27-Jul-2010 10:40 Send private message

Shhhhhhhhh. PLEASE Shhhhhhh. Confirmed glitch - make a noise and they'll escalate resolution... n o d a t a c a p f o r l a s t 4 m o n t h s :)

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  Reply # 356993 27-Jul-2010 10:44 Send private message

Please please please delete this thread! I want to keep my zero rated BB!




For billions of years since the outset of time, every single one of your ancestors survived, every single person on your Mum and Dads side, successfully looked after and passed onto you life.  What are the chances of that like?

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  Reply # 356994 27-Jul-2010 10:45 Send private message

Well since they are changing me soon anyway and they have confirmed that all contracts have been removed from my account, I don't really have anything to lose at this stage.

PS maybe you should have PM'd me in that case Wink


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  Reply # 356998 27-Jul-2010 10:51 Send private message

Yes - please delete thread...

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  Reply # 357002 27-Jul-2010 10:56 Send private message

Actually it isn't a glitch. I received this from them today. They know they aren't recording their usage, maybe this is why they have to dump the Big Time plan, to make room for TiVo users and their uncapped FS/FS usage. ;)  i just wonder how long "At Present" will last.

"I have checked the services on your Telecom Account and see that you have Tivo. At present Telecom are not recording any broadband usage at all for customers that have Tivo. You can check this yourself by logging into your broadband usagemeter at www.telecom.co.nz/usagemeter "

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  Reply # 357007 27-Jul-2010 11:04 Send private message

Yes, they might know about it but there is no need to bring it to their attention.
Forget about it and enjoy it while it lasts please.
Let's hope there is no more discussion about it...

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Reply # 358057 29-Jul-2010 02:10 Send private message

Kiwi1971: Actually it isn't a glitch. I received this from them today. They know they aren't recording their usage, maybe this is why they have to dump the Big Time plan, to make room for TiVo users and their uncapped FS/FS usage. ;)  i just wonder how long "At Present" will last.

"I have checked the services on your Telecom Account and see that you have Tivo. At present Telecom are not recording any broadband usage at all for customers that have Tivo. You can check this yourself by logging into your broadband usagemeter at www.telecom.co.nz/usagemeter "

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Good work! I suggest you email Telecom daily telling them you are getting unlimited broadband, and then maybe they can put a stop to it.

It amazes me that people do this.  If you are getting something for free, or something over and above what you should, keep your mouth shut.

I don't see this lasting much longer, and you'll have yourself to blame.




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  Reply # 358093 29-Jul-2010 08:54 Send private message

just reading this thread makes me laugh, its a little like pandoras box




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