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.



2 posts

Wannabe Geek


Topic # 105402 3-Jul-2012 20:29 Send private message

I have been in Australia since friday and the Galaxy s2 has been doing the job fantastically without having to put an Ozzie sim in it. Today I lost connection to the network, when I tell it to connect automatically it tells me it has (lies) and when I attempt to connect to either Vodafone au or optus (the two it was connecting to) it tells me that it is unable to connect at this time, frustrating. Might have to get the Telstra sim I'm using in my MF60 activated for voice calling.

Have tried rebooting the phone (even removing battery and sim) but no joy. I have logged a job with 2degrees via the help and support website as I have no phone to call them from.

Any ideas?

Create new topic
970 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 109


  Reply # 650366 4-Jul-2012 01:01 Send private message

Just get an Aussie SIM and avoid roaming fees. I couldn't connect at all to 2Degrees after arriving in Australia, despite them saying I shouldn't have any problem doing so. Using an Optus SIM I had trouble-free experience while there. It beats spending time messing around trying to get the issue resolved. 

898 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 41

Trusted
2degrees

  Reply # 650604 4-Jul-2012 13:10 Send private message

Hi, sorry to hear about your roaming issue.

There is a known problem atm. We are working with TNZI on getting it fixed ASAP. Apologies for the inconvenience.

^POB

11 posts

Geek


Reply # 651027 5-Jul-2012 01:35 Send private message

I'm having the same problem, noticed it about 01:55 NZST 4 July, when I tried to use it to call my daughter. Still no dice now, after restarting the phone (a 2G Nokia).

Is it just Australia, or is it everywhere like the last time?

I'll make a formal report via the website.

11 posts

Geek


  Reply # 652687 8-Jul-2012 23:49 Send private message

This has come right, either on Thursday or Friday 5/6 July.

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:

Moment of Truth?
Created by BarTender, last reply by gzt on 22-Sep-2014 15:42 (411 replies)
Pages... 26 27 28


Festival of Democracy
Created by gzt, last reply by shk292 on 23-Sep-2014 08:48 (127 replies)
Pages... 7 8 9


GCSB Surveillance Vans?
Created by snowball, last reply by DravidDavid on 23-Sep-2014 12:18 (48 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Geekzone giveaway: ADATA SSD SP610 256GB and ADATA PV110 Power Bank
Created by freitasm, last reply by hairy1 on 23-Sep-2014 10:44 (44 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Predict E(l)ection 2014 & win
Created by nakedmolerat, last reply by Technofreak on 23-Sep-2014 09:38 (84 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


TV for under $1000?
Created by TeaLeaf, last reply by richms on 22-Sep-2014 20:46 (16 replies)
Pages... 2


IOS8 - Network Load
Created by FireEngine, last reply by raytaylor on 20-Sep-2014 16:55 (45 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Looking for online productivity software recommendations
Created by fpsware, last reply by fpsware on 23-Sep-2014 11:38 (14 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.