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  Reply # 276874 27-Nov-2009 12:39
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jaidevp: Yes Westport is off the Christchurch RNC


So was it a RNC issue?

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  Reply # 276885 27-Nov-2009 13:16
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Sorry not RNC so having a 2G network would not have made a difference.




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  Reply # 276908 27-Nov-2009 14:02
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Cell site restoration for affected areas started around 13:44.




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  Reply # 276917 27-Nov-2009 14:18
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Not working for me in Dunedin CBD on XT but working for a fellow workmate on CDMA, 
Have powered phone off/on


I can send/receive text messages and access Data,
I cant make any phone calls **333, voicemail or any others), but Incoming calls will ring once then disconnect

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  Reply # 276919 27-Nov-2009 14:20

skewt: Not working for me in Dunedin CBD on XT but working for a fellow workmate on CDMA, 
Have powered phone off/on


I can send/receive text messages and access Data,
I cant make any phone calls **333, voicemail or any others), but Incoming calls will ring once then disconnect


Exactly my situation.

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  Reply # 276932 27-Nov-2009 14:35
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Down for me in Christchurch CBD at the moment. Has been for about 30-45 mins.

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  Reply # 276940 27-Nov-2009 14:53
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down in rangiora also same situation as described by skewt




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  Reply # 276958 27-Nov-2009 15:33
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My XT phone is working but it said I was roaming :s

Reboot - working fine now.

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  Reply # 276963 27-Nov-2009 15:37
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Wasn't working, starting working about 2.50, stopped again about 3.15
And in Invercargill...


And to think XT went down about 2 weeks ago, apparently for a upgrade, for the whole night...




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  Reply # 276968 27-Nov-2009 15:40
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Stopped working in Hastings this morning, and just after 3pm there was no "Telecom NZ" network to connect to.
Have been having problems sending and receiving texts and calls for the past 2 days, incoming texts haven't been coming through until i try to make a call, and calls say "connection error"

Seems to be working okay now though..

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  Reply # 276971 27-Nov-2009 15:43
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I seem to get one ring of a call and then goes to voicemail. Cant ring out though. I am in Rangiora just out of Chch as well. We have about 15 phones on the network around Canterbury and most seem to be down.

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  Reply # 276972 27-Nov-2009 15:43

Issues have been resolved since ~3.20pm according to TNZ twitter.

https://twitter.com/TelecomNZ/status/6100415238

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  Reply # 276979 27-Nov-2009 15:51
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Yes mine started working about 3.40 after many restarting.




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  Reply # 276983 27-Nov-2009 15:57
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Mine also was getting intermittent reception for a couple of hours, but is working again now.

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  Reply # 277000 27-Nov-2009 16:45
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Was there a similar situation yesterday in Hamilton CBD? I had no signal for some time late afternoon, around 30 to 45 minutes.




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