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Topic # 105748 10-Jul-2012 07:57

As of last week I have not been receiving texts from google - Any issues?




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  Reply # 653345 10-Jul-2012 09:46 Send private message

Mine have been hit and miss lately also....




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  Reply # 657436 18-Jul-2012 09:56 Send private message

Ooohh interesting? How does this work?




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  Reply # 657440 18-Jul-2012 10:04

Mine have come back this week.. interesting.




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  Reply # 657457 18-Jul-2012 10:23 Send private message

Asrafrate: Ooohh interesting? How does this work?


The short story is that Google and their international service provider for SMS don't particularly care about NZ, and route for cheap. So, sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't.

I have tried to contact them to talk about it, but never received a reply.




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  Reply # 657459 18-Jul-2012 10:25 Send private message

Thanks Salty :)
I need to investigate in terms of setting up and giving this a go.




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  Reply # 657509 18-Jul-2012 11:20 Send private message

I use my calendar via mobile network anyway, not sure this matters :)

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  Reply # 657513 18-Jul-2012 11:21 Send private message

SaltyNZ: I have tried to contact them to talk about it, but never received a reply.


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Never received a reply from Google? What a surprise

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  Reply # 657522 18-Jul-2012 11:26 Send private message

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SaltyNZ: I have tried to contact them to talk about it, but never received a reply.


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Never received a reply from Google? What a surprise

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*Shrug* Yeah, well, to be honest i would have been shocked if I had. But I couldn't come on here and honestly say I had done everything I could without attempting to talk to them. Faxed their Sydney office on 2degrees letterhead and everything.




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