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.



4 posts

Wannabe Geek


Topic # 139273 3-Feb-2014 13:49 Send private message

I've just been using Flip for few days. But did encounter problem with my copy.com service yesterday evening. The uploading was blocked, while downing was limited to 1kb.

Has the service been limited/blocked by Flip?

Create new topic
146 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 8

Trusted
Flip NZ

  Reply # 979369 3-Feb-2014 13:51 Send private message

No blocking that I'm aware of...

Best contact our tech support team - [email protected]




flip.co.nz

5268 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 783


  Reply # 979466 3-Feb-2014 15:41 Send private message

Doesn't seem to be on their list of limited things

http://support.flip.co.nz/entries/23025086-No-Cap-Data-Pack-List-of-limited-technologies

0zz0
2Shared.Browse.Upload.File
2Shared.Search.Download.File
4shared
9PTV
51.Com_Webdisk
100Bao
ABC
ASProxy
Adobe.Flash.Proxy.Auto.Discovery
Adobe.Sendnow
Air.Proxy
AllMusic
Anatomic
Apollon
Applejuice
Arctic.Torrent
Ares
Ares_Chat.Join
Aspera.File.Transfer
Autobahn.Accelerator
Axifile
Azureus
BTJunki
Badongo
Baidu.Xiaba
Bbcp
Bearshare
Bigupload
BitLord
BitTorrent
BitTorrent.Download
BitTyrant
Bitcomet.HTTP.Seed
Blubster
Bonpoo
Boxnet
Boxnet_Edit
Boxnet_Upload
Burst!
Bypass
CGIProxy
CTorrent
Cabos
Camo.Proxy
Circumventor
Clip2net
Clubbox
CyberGhost.VPN
CzDC
DC++
DNS2TCP
Depositfiles
Digidelivery
Diino
Direct.Connect
Divshare
Dl.Free
Docstoc
Docstoc_Upload
Download.Accelerator.Plus
Drop.Io
Dropboks
DuDu.Download.Accelerator
Easyshare
Eatlime
Esnips
ExtraTorrent
Ezpeer
Fast.Tudou
FastTV
Feidian
Fetch.Io
File.Host
FileFactory
FileGuri
Filedropper
Fileflyer
Filemail
Filer.Cx
Files.To
Filesend
Fileserve
Filesonic
Filestube
FlashGet
Fluxiom
Foldershare
FreakShare
Free.File.Works
Freegate.Searching
FrostWire
Frozenway
Fufox
Furthurnet
Fuze.Meeting_File.Transfer
G.Ho.St
G3.Torrent
GNU.HTTPTunnel
GNUnet
GTKG
GTunnel
GTunnel.In.GTalk
Ghostsurf
Gigaup
Glype
Gnutella
Goagent
Goboogy
GogoClient
Gpass
Gridftp
HTTP.Tunnel
Heatfountain
Homepipe
Hopster
Hosproxy
Hotfile
Hotline
Hotspot.Shield
Huntmine
Ifile.It
Imesh
Issuu
Issuu_Upload
Jap
JonDo
Jubii
Jxta
KCeasy
KKBox
KaZaa
Kazaa.GET
Konspire2b
LaunchWebs
Leapfile
Live.Mesh.Sync
Lphant
MLDonkey
Manolito
Mediafire
Mediamax
Meebo.Repeater
Megashare
Megashares
Megaupload
Mendeley
MeteorNetTV
Mipony
MooPolice
Mute
Mutella
Mydownloader
Nakido.Flag
NamiRobot.Download
NamiRobot.Upload
Namipan
Namipan_Upload
Naver.Ndrive
Netload.In
Octoshape
Office.Live
Okurin
Omnidrive
OnlineFileFolder
Openomy
P2P.LimeWire.Gnutella
PP
PPMate
PPStream
PPTV
PPlive.Accelerator
PacketiX
Pando
Paradial.RealTunnel
Pdbox
Pdpop
Peer2me
Peerguardian
Phex
Pichat
Piolet
Pipi.Player
Poco
Proxy.HTTP
Proxy.websites
Pruna
Psiphon3
Puff
Putlocker
QQ.Download
QQLive
QVoD
Qiyi.Yingyin
Rapidshare
Rayfile
Raysource
RealLink
Reduh
RevConnect
Rufus
SOCKS4
SOCKS5
Scribd
Scribd_Upload
SecurityKiss
Sendoid
Sendspace
Sendspace_Invite.Friends
Sendspace_Share.File
Share
ShareFile
Shareaza
Sharebase.To
Simpleupload
Simurgh.e-Sabz
Sina.TV
Sina.WebTV
Skyfire
Socks2HTTP
SoftEther
Sooyuu
Sopcast
Soribada
Soulseek
Spotflux
Stealth.Net
Steekr
Storage.To
StrongDC
Suresome
TCP.Over.DNS
TTPlayer
TVUPlayer
Telex
Thunder
TinyProxy
Tor
Tor2web
TorrentSpy
Totoexpress
Totorasa
Totorosa
Transferbigfiles
Trin00
Tsunami
Tudou.Speedup
TunnelBear
Tunnelier
Tuotu
Turboshare
Turboupload
Ultrasurf
Ultrasurf.9.6+
Uploading
Usejump
VeryCD
Vsee
Vtunnel.Web.Proxy
Watchdox
WebFreer
Webhard
Wetransfer
WinNY
Winmx
Winny.Communication
Wixi
Woofile
Wuala
XBBrowser
Xunlei.Kankan
Your.Freedom
Yourfilehost
Zamzar
Zelune
Zultrax
eDonkey
eMule
iodine
ip-shield



4 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 980497 5-Feb-2014 08:41 Send private message

ScottHoogerbrug: No blocking that I'm aware of...

Best contact our tech support team - [email protected]


Thank you for your attention!

The copy.com problem persists. The download speed can get up to 100kb if computer get restarted, gradually drop to none in less than 5 mins. This makes me suspect that there is a technical bar there to prevent this service gets delivered.

The general speed for my connection is slow, and unreliable. Quite often not been able to open some webpages: engadget.com, slingshot.co.nz, etc. The the web version of Google Hangouts gets disconnected. Failed to download large apps from App Store, failed to download some of my podcasts. I wouldn't say the internet connect is at a 'usable' state.

Tried to restart my modem, many many times. Changed phone socket. The performance didn't change.

Now, thinking of switch back to Slingshot, or change to Orcon,  Snap. Feeling very sad, I have only been with Flip for less than a week. The $85 paid to Flip is far to expensive for one week use of poor connection.

146 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 8

Trusted
Flip NZ

  Reply # 980498 5-Feb-2014 08:52 Send private message

nowhere:
ScottHoogerbrug: No blocking that I'm aware of...

Best contact our tech support team - [email protected]


Thank you for your attention!

The copy.com problem persists. The download speed can get up to 100kb if computer get restarted, gradually drop to none in less than 5 mins. This makes me suspect that there is a technical bar there to prevent this service gets delivered.

The general speed for my connection is slow, and unreliable. Quite often not been able to open some webpages: engadget.com, slingshot.co.nz, etc. The the web version of Google Hangouts gets disconnected. Failed to download large apps from App Store, failed to download some of my podcasts. I wouldn't say the internet connect is at a 'usable' state.

Tried to restart my modem, many many times. Changed phone socket. The performance didn't change.

Now, thinking of switch back to Slingshot, or change to Orcon,  Snap. Feeling very sad, I have only been with Flip for less than a week. The $85 paid to Flip is far to expensive for one week use of poor connection.


Sorry to hear that.

Has the support team had anything to say on the issue? No other customers are in the same boat from what I can tell.

Have you tried a different modem? Different line filter?




flip.co.nz



4 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 980925 5-Feb-2014 19:03 Send private message

ScottHoogerbrug:
nowhere:
ScottHoogerbrug: No blocking that I'm aware of...

Best contact our tech support team - [email protected]


Thank you for your attention!

The copy.com problem persists. The download speed can get up to 100kb if computer get restarted, gradually drop to none in less than 5 mins. This makes me suspect that there is a technical bar there to prevent this service gets delivered.

The general speed for my connection is slow, and unreliable. Quite often not been able to open some webpages: engadget.com, slingshot.co.nz, etc. The the web version of Google Hangouts gets disconnected. Failed to download large apps from App Store, failed to download some of my podcasts. I wouldn't say the internet connect is at a 'usable' state.

Tried to restart my modem, many many times. Changed phone socket. The performance didn't change.

Now, thinking of switch back to Slingshot, or change to Orcon,  Snap. Feeling very sad, I have only been with Flip for less than a week. The $85 paid to Flip is far to expensive for one week use of poor connection.


Sorry to hear that.

Has the support team had anything to say on the issue? No other customers are in the same boat from what I can tell.

Have you tried a different modem? Different line filter?


Thank you!

I've call the support twice.

Had tried different ways to isolate the problem: change filter, change ethernet cable, etc. After all, the problem is still there. For the most of time the speedtest could not even completed, it hangs at download test, starting speed can be 11mbps and gradually drop down to 1.1mbps, then hanged there. Ping test to www.bbc.co.uk failed.

They logged a support ticket for me.

Don't know what's going to happen.

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:





Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

How stable are snap IP addresses?
Created by Physn, last reply by Oriphix on 23-Oct-2014 18:09 (20 replies)
Pages... 2


Spark Socialiser
Created by freitasm, last reply by freitasm on 22-Oct-2014 18:39 (34 replies)
Pages... 2 3


$39 iPhone plan goneburger
Created by MadEngineer, last reply by Demeter on 23-Oct-2014 16:09 (16 replies)
Pages... 2


American legal jurisdiction in New Zealand
Created by ajobbins, last reply by gzt on 21-Oct-2014 14:58 (30 replies)
Pages... 2


iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3. Gonna get one?
Created by Dingbatt, last reply by Geektastic on 23-Oct-2014 15:13 (98 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Snap have failed our company!
Created by dafman, last reply by kornflake on 23-Oct-2014 17:41 (37 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Thief taunts 12 year old via stolen laptop
Created by macuser, last reply by charsleysa on 22-Oct-2014 23:49 (12 replies)

Another Trade Me competitor: SellShed
Created by freitasm, last reply by freitasm on 23-Oct-2014 19:00 (44 replies)
Pages... 2 3



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.