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Topic # 10192 9-Nov-2006 12:53
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Is it true that you can get free wallpapers and videos on vodafone now? I texted in "audi tt" to [shortcode], it says that it does not cost me anything, is this true?


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Reply # 51726 9-Nov-2006 13:05
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Where did you get this shortcode from? And why "Audi TT"?

Is this one of the numbers you see on TV ads with alternatives a) b) c) for some competition?





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  Reply # 51738 9-Nov-2006 15:22
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sols008: Is it true that you can get free wallpapers and videos on vodafone now? I texted in "audi tt" to 5483, it says that it does not cost me anything, is this true?


I would not be doing this

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  Reply # 51769 9-Nov-2006 19:21
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The wallpapers themselves are probably "free" but there is a "4.95 charge" billed to your account twice weekly. etc etc etc, plus you will pay data charged (to vodafone) to download the crap content....

Stick to the ones on VLIVE

or try and goto www.google.co.nz/xhtml and search "images" use the browser menu to save the preview images to your handset.

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Reply # 51776 9-Nov-2006 19:50
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That's why I asked where did that number come from. It's probably one of those TV ads with a small print "subscription services, to stop send 'STOP' to [number], blah, blah'... And his bill will never be small again...







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  Reply # 51792 9-Nov-2006 20:55
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no no, I got it from an audi ad in the newspaper, I checked it out, it is actually free, as it is run from within VF live,. The content itself is free, and there are no data charges, again due it being run from VF live. It is actually a link to it on "What's hot" on VF live as well, so it is actually free. Not bad that... Smile 



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  Reply # 51795 9-Nov-2006 20:59
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apologies, something weird happened there, did not mean to post the same reply 3 times... Embarassed

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Reply # 51797 9-Nov-2006 21:20
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sols008: no no, I got it from an audi ad in the newspaper, I checked it out, it is actually free, as it is run from within VF live,. The content itself is free, and there are no data charges, again due it being run from VF live. It is actually a link to it on "What's hot" on VF live as well, so it is actually free. Not bad that... Smile 


Thats all good if its on Vlive

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  Reply # 51885 10-Nov-2006 15:32

Yep these are free. They are in vodafone live and they are paid for by the advertisers (Audi in this case). Remember in vodafone live you will only be charged if you see a page telling you a cost. Browsing around is free.

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