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Topic # 112878 25-Dec-2012 08:26 Send private message

Anyone know the hours for the helpdesk? I just get the standard opening hours message so assume they're closed today.

My broadband its down, needs the port reset at the exchange or something. It happens bow and then but nothing I can do from my end unfortunately.


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  Reply # 737103 25-Dec-2012 10:22 Send private message

We are open 10AM till 7PM today. Other public holidays would usually be 10AM till 10PM. I believe I just spoke with you. :)





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  Reply # 737112 25-Dec-2012 10:56 Send private message

DravidDavid: We are open 10AM till 7PM today. Other public holidays would usually be 10AM till 10PM. I believe I just spoke with you. :)


Merry Christmas at work then!



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  Reply # 737135 25-Dec-2012 12:15 Send private message

Yep found out its 10am. No complaints about the service ;-) but sadly I have to wait until a technician calls around as I've done everything I can (changed modems, phone lines, cables, isolation test etc...)

So no broadband this Xmas (aside from on my smartphone). Whatdid people use to do before the internet
?

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  Reply # 737137 25-Dec-2012 12:28 Send private message

Telegram




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  Reply # 737140 25-Dec-2012 12:37 Send private message

Carrier pigeon.

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  Reply # 737142 25-Dec-2012 13:35 Send private message

smoke signals




- Telstra HTC Touch Pro2 - Energy ROM WM6.5.5 20 Oct/Cyanogen Mod Froyo 2.2 - R.I.P
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- Business Hours - Work In The Electricity Industry, After Hours - DJ/Turntablist - Will Scratch Vinyl For Free'
- What's next??? S3?

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  Reply # 737143 25-Dec-2012 13:48 Send private message

imagination





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  Reply # 737145 25-Dec-2012 13:57 Send private message

And also dont forget telegraph and mirrors flashing morse code

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  Reply # 737147 25-Dec-2012 14:21 Send private message

Phone box




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  Reply # 737226 25-Dec-2012 23:21 Send private message

in a few years they'll finally upgrade to SMS

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  Reply # 737234 25-Dec-2012 23:35 Send private message

CB radio!

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  Reply # 737245 26-Dec-2012 00:12 Send private message

When our broadband stopped working, the family sat down and played "Risk". Minimum game time for us was 5 hours...Thank goodness our broadband was reliable most of the time!

It pains me to think people are without broadband over the holidays. May Chorus bring your suffering to an end in a timely fashion.





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  Reply # 737253 26-Dec-2012 00:51 Send private message

Just think... across New Zealand ones or possibly even tens of families are without broadband this Christmas :'(









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