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.



155 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 2


Topic # 114323 15-Feb-2013 18:18 Send private message

Ok got a text from a place i am applying for a job, went to call the number the text came from, and got the message 
"Number is not in service or is Invalid"
So I jumped on vodafones website on their web2txt bit and replied by text (my fingers are too fat for the keypad on my phone) and the text went through fine.

So what gives?

Any ideas

Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer Create new topic


155 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 2


  Reply # 763195 15-Feb-2013 18:32 Send private message

ummmm ok, it appears a few minutes before the text I recieved a phonecall from (no number), which is weird as pretty much every call i get has the phone number showing, or if known the persons name

16393 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1352

Trusted
Vodafone NZ

  Reply # 763197 15-Feb-2013 18:34 Send private message

Just cause you get a SMS from a number does not mean that number can accept voice calls

I could easily send you a SMS from 021010101412345 I could even send you a SMS from johnr






155 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 2


  Reply # 763449 16-Feb-2013 16:16 Send private message

Okay, didn't realise that.

Cheers

66 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 5


Reply # 766421 20-Feb-2013 13:52 Send private message

So just spoke with Telecom and they have reported that Vodafone users are having problems calling ported free phone numbers, our number was previously with Telstra but now Telecom and no Vodafone users can call it. They just receive the Number is not in service or is Invalid message :-S Has been like this for 3-4 hours.

16393 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1352

Trusted
Vodafone NZ

  Reply # 766430 20-Feb-2013 13:54 Send private message

Issue is not related to this thread




3558 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 60

Trusted
WorldxChange

  Reply # 766434 20-Feb-2013 13:57 Send private message

Distorter: So just spoke with Telecom and they have reported that Vodafone users are having problems calling ported free phone numbers, our number was previously with Telstra but now Telecom and no Vodafone users can call it. They just receive the Number is not in service or is Invalid message :-S Has been like this for 3-4 hours.


John is a busy boy at present, the issue is related to this

http://www.geekzone.co.nz/forums.asp?forumid=65&topicid=114457&page_no=1#766414




Yes I am a employee of WxC (My Profile) ... but I do have my own opinions as well Wink

             

https://www.facebook.com/wxccommunications

66 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 5


  Reply # 766458 20-Feb-2013 14:40 Send private message

Thanks for the point in the right direction!

Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer 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:




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Windows 10 announced, as well as developer preview
Created by macuser, last reply by KiwiNZ on 2-Oct-2014 22:38 (119 replies)
Pages... 6 7 8


What time will the Apple Store online be selling the iPhone 6?
Created by scotiwis, last reply by Paul1977 on 2-Oct-2014 22:57 (234 replies)
Pages... 14 15 16


Moment of Truth?
Created by BarTender, last reply by JimmyC on 29-Sep-2014 09:16 (441 replies)
Pages... 28 29 30


Can i have 2 ISP's at home?
Created by ReckITT, last reply by Lazarui on 30-Sep-2014 18:15 (49 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Samsung Galaxy S4
Created by beenz, last reply by fizzychicken on 2-Oct-2014 19:46 (21 replies)
Pages... 2


Why is your nickname what it is, what are the origins of it?
Created by Presso, last reply by Presso on 2-Oct-2014 20:12 (97 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Harvey Norman's Biggest Ever Retail Sale
Created by DravidDavid, last reply by Dunnersfella on 2-Oct-2014 22:32 (33 replies)
Pages... 2 3


iPhone 6 From Spark - Order Dates and Pricing?
Created by Otagolad, last reply by Yatey on 2-Oct-2014 19:53 (355 replies)
Pages... 22 23 24



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.