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Topic # 139078 27-Jan-2014 14:21 Send private message

Hi I just wanted to know if any if you guys have any slowness issues with Telecom data in Wellington atm? Even switching to 3G doesnt help.


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  Reply # 975096 27-Jan-2014 14:26 Send private message

Yes, there are issues atm but haven't seen anything directly from Telecom yet.

I can't connect via mobile data (3G or 4G) to anything - not too bad as I'm in range of wifi at present, but it was a pita a few minutes ago.

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  Reply # 975099 27-Jan-2014 14:28 Send private message


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  Reply # 975101 27-Jan-2014 14:31 Send private message





I work for Spark, but as always my views are my own.

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  Reply # 975196 27-Jan-2014 15:49 Send private message

Should be resolved now. Let me know if it's still not working and perhaps give your phone a restart / airplane mode just in case.




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  Reply # 975206 27-Jan-2014 16:20 Send private message

plambrechtsen: Should be resolved now. Let me know if it's still not working and perhaps give your phone a restart / airplane mode just in case.

Still down in Orewa; done the restart and Airplane mode toggle

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  Reply # 975214 27-Jan-2014 16:29 Send private message

Still a problem in Nelson - has been down since approx 1pm just doesn't work at all 3G data that is

http://www.stuff.co.nz/technology/digital-living/30012820/fault-hits-telecoms-mobile-networks

Very frustrating esp. when they don't even have a voice msg to advise of issues on their help lines. I just brought a handset to use as a hotspot whilst on holiday

I wonder if it will be on the TV news ?





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  Reply # 975227 27-Jan-2014 16:49 Send private message

shk292:
plambrechtsen: Should be resolved now. Let me know if it's still not working and perhaps give your phone a restart / airplane mode just in case.

Still down in Orewa; done the restart and Airplane mode toggle

working now

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  Reply # 975242 27-Jan-2014 17:10 Send private message

Still down in Christchurch.

I don't use the net on my phone often, when I do about 1/3 of the time I just get "network error" anyway so I was surprised to see that this is abnormal.

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  Reply # 975243 27-Jan-2014 17:12

First world problems - working fine in Welly CBD.

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  Reply # 975292 27-Jan-2014 18:21 Send private message

You guys have been saying it was a mobile data fault... then why did I have no service full stop (calling texting data) on and off for a while :/ Can't believe its the 'south of taupo' fault AGAIN :/ Can we swap networks with north of taupo so the Aucklanders can have a turn? Then when they start complaining then maybe it'll get fixed once and for all

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  Reply # 975299 27-Jan-2014 18:40 Send private message

SteveON: First world problems - working fine in Welly CBD.

If this is the first world then why are our cellular networks so dodgy?

Working again in Christchurch, fyi. [edit]Spoke too soon. [edit2] And now the status is set to all clear, but it's not working...

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  Reply # 975302 27-Jan-2014 18:46 Send private message

PaulBags:
SteveON: First world problems - working fine in Welly CBD.

If this is the first world then why are our cellular networks so dodgy?

Working again in Christchurch, fyi. [edit]Spoke too soon. [edit2] And now the status is set to all clear, but it's not working...


How many mobile networks have you used around the world?




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  Reply # 975575 28-Jan-2014 09:33

PaulBags:
SteveON: First world problems - working fine in Welly CBD.

If this is the first world then why are our cellular networks so dodgy?

Working again in Christchurch, fyi. [edit]Spoke too soon. [edit2] And now the status is set to all clear, but it's not working...


We have some of the best networks in the world. Go and travel a bit ... 

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  Reply # 975605 28-Jan-2014 09:52 Send private message

SteveON:
PaulBags:
SteveON: First world problems - working fine in Welly CBD.

If this is the first world then why are our cellular networks so dodgy?

Working again in Christchurch, fyi. [edit]Spoke too soon. [edit2] And now the status is set to all clear, but it's not working...


We have some of the best networks in the world. Go and travel a bit ... 


I have used mobile networks in many countries and NZ has it soooo good




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