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.
Buying anything on Amazon? Please use the Geekzone Amazon aff link.


View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | 2 | 3 | 4
636 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 5


  Reply # 174668 30-Oct-2008 16:59 Send private message

Typos: On the SanDisk microSD card pages, eg http://www.bw.co.nz/phone/detail/40

"Please check you mobile's manufacture web site for a full compatibility listing."

(obviously should be something like "Please check your mobile manufacturer's web site for a full compatibility listing.")

219 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 6


  Reply # 174672 30-Oct-2008 17:04 Send private message

On your FAQ landing page page, here.

If you need some help, this is where you`ll find it. If what you're looking for is not in the list just search our knowledge base below. Click on the + to expand the topic.


Should have a ,(comma) after '...not in the list, just search...'




Intel Core 2 Duo E6600, 4x 2GB Adata 1066+ DDR2, Sapphire HD4850 X2 2GB GDDR3 PCI-E Quad DVI, 1000w PSU & over 4TB HDD space, Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
PS3 Slim


115 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 174673 30-Oct-2008 17:07 Send private message

tonyhughes: Front page, links at bottom left - some have all the words in the link text capitalised, some only have the first word capitalised.

Not consistent.

Same goes on the invoice (which just arrived in my email). It says "TAX Invoice", whereas it would be better as either "TAX INVOICE" or "Tax Invoice".

151 posts

Master Geek
Inactive user


  Reply # 174683 30-Oct-2008 17:27 Send private message

Hello there,

Cross browser compatibility is a key. In Opera your index page has an issue where the text margin hits the white margin. (The word ‘All’ hits the white in the first line)


Now let's validate some html:

Index page:
Line 11, Column 600: end tag for "br" omitted, but OMITTAG NO was specified.
…">Join the Revolution NOW!

(basically you are missing the ‘/’ in the BR tag


Line 11, Column 1799: required attribute "alt" not specified.
…-->

(each image tag should have an alt tag, this is usefull for browsers for the disabled, or if images have been turned off)

Line 11, Column 2274: end tag for "br" omitted, but OMITTAG NO was specified.
…a>
(bad BR, you need the ‘/’)


There is allot more validation issues on the site, It will just take some time to sort it out. http://www.w3schools.com/site/site_validate.asp


Further to this your main CSS file has some issues too.
http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/validator?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.bw.co.nz%2Fmisc%2Fcss%2Fstyle.css

1 post

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 174701 30-Oct-2008 18:17 Send private message

The registration/buy now page is not encrypted!

5307 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 804


  Reply # 174715 30-Oct-2008 19:10 Send private message

sorry. forget what I posted before.  it was wrong.

98 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 1


Reply # 174760 30-Oct-2008 22:49 Send private message

The main photo of the HTC Touch Dual pictured here http://www.bw.co.nz/phone/ is actually a picture of a HTC Touch P3450 (non dual). The second picture is correct however.

Cheers

10 posts

Wannabe Geek
Inactive user


  Reply # 174768 31-Oct-2008 04:08 Send private message

On your contact form (http://www.bw.co.nz/contact/) if any of the fields are blank it comes up with these errors:


Enter please your e-mail!
Enter please message!
Enter sequrity code!

Where it should say something like:

Please enter your email
Please enter your message
Enter security code

Hawkes Bay
8481 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3

Mod Emeritus
Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 175057 1-Nov-2008 12:51 Send private message

In the FAQ:

How do I call Overseas with Black + White?

'Overseas' does not deserve to be capitalised. (Lots of other capitalisation errors on this page, some are arguably by design ("Plans", "Mobiles", "Options").




Visit http://www.thecloud.net.nz for New Zealand based Hosted Exchange, Virtual Servers, Web Hosting, FTP Backup & more.
(1GB free FTP storage, or larger plans from $5.75)
 
 - Setup your own mailserver at home on Ubuntu Server - full step by step howto here.
 - Have you seen this: Nathan "KFC4LIFE" Dunn.


Hawkes Bay
8481 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3

Mod Emeritus
Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 175059 1-Nov-2008 12:52 Send private message

Tell me all the detail about Black + White Email?

Another on the FAQ page...

"Tell me all the detail about..."

It would be "Tell me the detail" or "Tell me all the details"




Visit http://www.thecloud.net.nz for New Zealand based Hosted Exchange, Virtual Servers, Web Hosting, FTP Backup & more.
(1GB free FTP storage, or larger plans from $5.75)
 
 - Setup your own mailserver at home on Ubuntu Server - full step by step howto here.
 - Have you seen this: Nathan "KFC4LIFE" Dunn.


Hawkes Bay
8481 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3

Mod Emeritus
Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 175061 1-Nov-2008 12:56 Send private message

Email Light

The latest Microsoft Outlook Webmail account
15MB mobile data, anti-SPAM + anti-Virus included
Access your email, calendar + contacts anywhere
Over the internet or on your capable mobile

 

 

"SPAM" is not an acronym, so would not need to have every letter in capitals.

It is probably also wrong to have the "V" in anti-Virus capitalised.


Hawkes Bay
8481 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3

Mod Emeritus
Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 175074 1-Nov-2008 14:29 Send private message

In the FAQ - "I have a fault, what should I do"

1. Switch your phone on and off (it's a cliche but it often works).

Should be spelt: cliché

Hawkes Bay
8481 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3

Mod Emeritus
Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 175075 1-Nov-2008 14:33 Send private message

FAQ page: "Will my current mobile work on Black + White?"

For the techo's: GSM Dual band or better phone using the 900Mhz frequency;

Error: An apostrophe is NEVER used to make a word plural (plural means more than one).




Visit http://www.thecloud.net.nz for New Zealand based Hosted Exchange, Virtual Servers, Web Hosting, FTP Backup & more.
(1GB free FTP storage, or larger plans from $5.75)
 
 - Setup your own mailserver at home on Ubuntu Server - full step by step howto here.
 - Have you seen this: Nathan "KFC4LIFE" Dunn.


Hawkes Bay
8481 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3

Mod Emeritus
Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 175076 1-Nov-2008 14:35 Send private message

FAQ: Can I keep my number and join Black + White?

"Pre pay customers will need your mobile number & mobile serial number ( Dec ESN) if with Telecom NZ"

Telecom New Zealand generally refer to these connections/customers as "Prepaid" (VFNZ generally refer to them as "Prepay")




Visit http://www.thecloud.net.nz for New Zealand based Hosted Exchange, Virtual Servers, Web Hosting, FTP Backup & more.
(1GB free FTP storage, or larger plans from $5.75)
 
 - Setup your own mailserver at home on Ubuntu Server - full step by step howto here.
 - Have you seen this: Nathan "KFC4LIFE" Dunn.


Hawkes Bay
8481 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3

Mod Emeritus
Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 175077 1-Nov-2008 14:37 Send private message

Expand all the queries on http://www.bw.co.nz/faq/ and you will see that line spacing is all up the wazoo.




Visit http://www.thecloud.net.nz for New Zealand based Hosted Exchange, Virtual Servers, Web Hosting, FTP Backup & more.
(1GB free FTP storage, or larger plans from $5.75)
 
 - Setup your own mailserver at home on Ubuntu Server - full step by step howto here.
 - Have you seen this: Nathan "KFC4LIFE" Dunn.


1 | 2 | 3 | 4
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page 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:

My un-consented UFB install
Created by thurthur, last reply by mdooher on 28-Nov-2014 11:54 (77 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


Gigatown winner town and plans
Created by freitasm, last reply by Demeter on 28-Nov-2014 08:59 (76 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


Click Monday Deals
Created by mrtoken, last reply by Krishant007 on 24-Nov-2014 17:11 (25 replies)
Pages... 2


This is the end ...
Created by joker97, last reply by tdgeek on 28-Nov-2014 10:20 (44 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Gull Employment Dispute.
Created by networkn, last reply by dickytim on 28-Nov-2014 12:40 (149 replies)
Pages... 8 9 10


Seen any good Black Friday / Cyber Monday deals?
Created by Jaxson, last reply by Jaxson on 28-Nov-2014 11:39 (18 replies)
Pages... 2


The Warehouse pulling R18 games and DVD's
Created by semigeek, last reply by Geektastic on 27-Nov-2014 18:32 (64 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Stuff.co.nz hacked by Syrian electronic army?
Created by surfisup1000, last reply by trig42 on 28-Nov-2014 12:22 (15 replies)


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.