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  Reply # 244438 9-Aug-2009 14:18
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+1 for getting it right, nothing worse than thinking the site is fixed...bring it up to find its still broken and have to take it down again

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  Reply # 244463 9-Aug-2009 16:40
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They should have gotten it right the first time, They delayed the launch by years, you would have thought they would of done vigerous testing by now




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Reply # 244495 9-Aug-2009 18:10
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tardtasticx: They should have gotten it right the first time, They delayed the launch by years, you would have thought they would of done vigerous testing by now


You obviously have no idea what you are talking about.

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  Reply # 244524 9-Aug-2009 19:47
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Not as bad as Apple who launched the iPod knowing it had a serious design fault and they would have to repair every single one. Oh wait, the iPod is very popular despite launching a faulty product.




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  Reply # 244532 9-Aug-2009 20:42
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tardtasticx: They should have gotten it right the first time, They delayed the launch by years, you would have thought they would of done vigerous testing by now



I'm sure it was rigorously tested before the launch, after which the customers' vigorous testing managed to break the website in ways which no one could have foreseen.

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  Reply # 244537 9-Aug-2009 20:56
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bjhoogs:
tardtasticx: They should have gotten it right the first time, They delayed the launch by years, you would have thought they would of done vigerous testing by now



I'm sure it was rigorously tested before the launch, after which the customers' vigorous testing managed to break the website in ways which no one could have foreseen.


Yeh, I supose no one knows how long untill it's going to be back up and running?




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  Reply # 244540 9-Aug-2009 21:02
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I'm under the impression that they've done no work on the website over the weekend. So my guess is it'll be back tomorrow.

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  Reply # 244542 9-Aug-2009 21:08
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Jizah: I'm under the impression that they've done no work on the website over the weekend. So my guess is it'll be back tomorrow.


I am really hoping thats not the case, I have school tomorrow and I wont have a chance to get a half decent number while im there. :( Hope its available when I get home. I dont want to port my number over anymore




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  Reply # 244599 10-Aug-2009 08:33
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tardtasticx:
bjhoogs:
tardtasticx: They should have gotten it right the first time, They delayed the launch by years, you would have thought they would of done vigerous testing by now



I'm sure it was rigorously tested before the launch, after which the customers' vigorous testing managed to break the website in ways which no one could have foreseen.


Yeh, I supose no one knows how long untill it's going to be back up and running?



Hope they be back up today Or tomorrow. But it will help if we can call up to port our number over.




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  Reply # 244603 10-Aug-2009 08:46
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I hope for today as well. But would prefer it to be solid and wait another day (or 2/3) rather than they bring it up early and have to take it down again. I don't mind waiting a few days as it won't change me moving from vodafone.





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  Reply # 244604 10-Aug-2009 08:46
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Well I just had a quick look and it's still down.




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  Reply # 244606 10-Aug-2009 08:56
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The CSR I spoke to on Sunday said they were hoping to get it back up tomorrow (Tuesday)




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  Reply # 244648 10-Aug-2009 11:22
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hairy1: The CSR I spoke to on Sunday said they were hoping to get it back up tomorrow (Tuesday)


Also been told by a CSR that they are aiming to be back on-line by Tuesday.

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  Reply # 244652 10-Aug-2009 11:31
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kerrin:
hairy1: The CSR I spoke to on Sunday said they were hoping to get it back up tomorrow (Tuesday)


Also been told by a CSR that they are aiming to be back on-line by Tuesday.


My girlfriend has just hung up from a CSR that told her they had absolutely no idea when it would be sorted unfortunately

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  Reply # 244656 10-Aug-2009 11:39
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Would be ok if they would do a port over the phone, but sadly no, they will not so I have a telecom 021 here that has no credit on it, that I want to use the number to call people and a 2 degrees with credit on it and a number I dont want to use... Grr.




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