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.



3493 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 86

Trusted
Subscriber

Topic # 113002 1-Jan-2013 19:12 Send private message

Is anyone else using this official Apple app to get a free gift every day? I can't get today's one, Toy Story Toons, to work. Presumably this affects everyone but has anyone else tried it?

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

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 11


  Reply # 739214 1-Jan-2013 19:57 Send private message

Yip I have downloaded it to my ipad 4 fine and works no issue using the official app also

Edit: I tried it around lunch time



3493 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 86

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 739215 1-Jan-2013 20:00 Send private message

Hmm, because I just got "Your request could not be completed. The item you've requested is not currently available in the New Zealand Store."

All the other days have worked so far; it's just today's that I'm having trouble with.

6097 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 384

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 739223 1-Jan-2013 20:57 Send private message

I had problems with Day 4, which is of particular interest to me. I have a case open with Apple. I suggest you open one as well.



3493 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 86

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 739224 1-Jan-2013 20:59 Send private message

Yup, already opened a case and got a response from someone that didn't bother to actually read my request properly so I thought I should post in here to double-check that it's a problem.

627 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 18

Subscriber

  Reply # 739242 1-Jan-2013 21:56 Send private message

No problems for me.



3493 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 86

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 739245 1-Jan-2013 22:01 Send private message

myopinion: No problems for me.

That's really strange because the wording of the error indicates that it would affect everyone in NZ.

networkn: I had problems with Day 4, which is of particular interest to me. I have a case open with Apple. I suggest you open one as well. 

Day 4 (the cookbook) worked for me, although I had to install iBooks before I was able to successfully download.

Edit: There are new several reviews on the 12 Days app with people getting the same error for today's gift. It's obviously not just me, so I wonder what's different about both of you. You're using an NZ account, right?

627 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 18

Subscriber

  Reply # 739246 1-Jan-2013 22:11 Send private message

NZ account

6093 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 208


  Reply # 739252 1-Jan-2013 22:44 Send private message

Behodar: Yup, already opened a case and got a response from someone that didn't bother to actually read my request properly so I thought I should post in here to double-check that it's a problem.


I feel your pain. When contacting any support centre these days, that seems to be what happens to me. If you make more than one point in the email, they only reply to one of the points, and then you are lucky if the pint is even answered. I think they just cut and paste answers from a spreadsheet.

I haven't had any problems downloading stuff. Have you tried downloading it via itunes on the PC instead of through the device?

143 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 739253 1-Jan-2013 22:45 Send private message

Behodar: Yup, already opened a case and got a response from someone that didn't bother to actually read my request properly so I thought I should post in here to double-check that it's a problem.


Same issue on the phone but appears to download okay from itunes on PC.





3493 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 86

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 739257 1-Jan-2013 22:55 Send private message

mattwnz: I haven't had any problems downloading stuff. Have you tried downloading it via itunes on the PC instead of through the device?

The promo link on the front page of iTunes takes me to a page promoting TST but there's no download link. If I search for it then I don't get any relevant results.

I don't really want the video, this thread was originally the principle of the matter and has since grown into a mystery :)

125 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 2


  Reply # 739260 1-Jan-2013 23:03 Send private message

I had no issues downloading it to my iPhone 5 though speed extremely slow, however for iPad I have to download from iTunes shop on my PC and then sync to my iPad

I did have issues with downloading the cookbook onto my iPhone though, still no luck yet, while no issues with downloading to my ipad. I guess I will just have to do the same from my PC for the cookbook and sync to my iphone 5

2034 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 29


  Reply # 739272 1-Jan-2013 23:47 Send private message

I tried earlier and got the same message about it not being available in nz.




203 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 5

Subscriber

  Reply # 739291 2-Jan-2013 07:55 Send private message

I downloaded the movies okay, but there is no option to play them!!!!

6097 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 384

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 739323 2-Jan-2013 10:48 Send private message

Duke: Go to videos

6097 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 384

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 739324 2-Jan-2013 10:49 Send private message

zhuyan: I had no issues downloading it to my iPhone 5 though speed extremely slow, however for iPad I have to download from iTunes shop on my PC and then sync to my iPad

I did have issues with downloading the cookbook onto my iPhone though, still no luck yet, while no issues with downloading to my ipad. I guess I will just have to do the same from my PC for the cookbook and sync to my iphone 5


I'd like to know how you can do that?

 1 | 2 | 3
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 new jobs are posted to our jobs board:



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:

Forms of government for New Zealand
Created by charsleysa, last reply by KiwiNZ on 20-Apr-2014 18:55 (120 replies)
Pages... 6 7 8


MH370 - Call for Search & Rescue Help
Created by DS248, last reply by Sideface on 17-Apr-2014 17:28 (735 replies)
Pages... 47 48 49


why does the tax payer have to pay for the prince and princess' 6 star holiday?
Created by joker97, last reply by Geektastic on 17-Apr-2014 15:49 (67 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Naked Broadband, who's made the switch.
Created by Presso, last reply by richms on 20-Apr-2014 23:04 (31 replies)
Pages... 2 3


galaxy s4 now on 4.4.2
Created by nzrock, last reply by jeffnz on 20-Apr-2014 14:10 (59 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Whats the best wife friendly media centre?
Created by amorpeth, last reply by jonolynn on 19-Apr-2014 20:20 (14 replies)

Snap suffering Trans-Tasman congestion 18/04?
Created by Lias, last reply by NonprayingMantis on 19-Apr-2014 00:05 (26 replies)
Pages... 2


Help ! Home business connection and VDSL dead. yikes.
Created by Scotsman, last reply by Scotsman on 17-Apr-2014 21:10 (26 replies)
Pages... 2



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.