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# 208666 21-Feb-2017 18:26
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Hey everyone,

 

 

 

Today I got an call from Orcon saying that they will upgrade me from VDSL to UFB, I asked the 21 questions about it of course being very very weary about this.  The thing that I cannot understand is the last 4 years they have been telling me that I cannot get it due to my credit history (not with them but with dun and bradstreet) and as from my last post we know that I had got that sorted.

 

My landlord has said yes go ahead.

 

 

 

But my questions are:

 

 

 

1) Why do they need to ask my neighbours if their ok with me having fiber?

 

2) Why the sudden change that I apparently am allowed fiber now, and how did I all of a sudden qualify for fiber?

 

3) They reckon that I now qualify, why does it need a credit check?

 

 

 

I'm really unsure about this and how fast its come about really since now its 5 years that I have been with orcon.


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  # 1723995 21-Feb-2017 18:36
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1) Because you live in a shared driveway/unit title/apartment.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U03VGb4KjIo

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LckSEFn4lAg

 

 


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  # 1724107 21-Feb-2017 20:45
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Because of your grammar and spelling


 
 
 
 




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  # 1724171 21-Feb-2017 22:19
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DarkShadow:

 

1) Because you live in a shared driveway/unit title/apartment.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U03VGb4KjIo

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LckSEFn4lAg

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hi DarkShadow,

 

 

 

I don't have a shared driveway.  The place I live in is an 3 bedroom house :-).


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