Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
628 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 56


  # 507645 17-Aug-2011 00:18
Send private message

Can someone provide an update on what this all means?
Currently...

Your data usage:

Period:         23/07/2011 - 22/08/2011
Downloads:   14.78 GB
Uploads:      1.83 GB 
Total:           16.61 GB

Plus yesterday there was this:

2011-08-16    -3,818.51 MB    -14,164.49 MB

So I've just last month increased my data allowance because we were going way over and now it appears that I'm using less than half what we used in previous months, so perhaps I didn't need to increase it at all. Is this meant to be a correction for the past (from when?) or does this negative suddenly turn back to a positive again in a few days?

Even if Orcon are still processing the backlog, I'm not sure how I used -14 GB on the 16th.


Edit: fixed formatting.




#include <standard.disclaimer>


284 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 14


  # 507659 17-Aug-2011 06:09
Send private message

My usage meter has been fine until i looked today. I had used about 65gb now its reporting 7gb with yesterdays (16th) usage being -54gb.


 
 
 
 


60 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 4


  # 508186 17-Aug-2011 19:26
Send private message

Now I can't plan my download since the meter is all mess up!

I can't reply the information on the Data Meter to plan my usage at all!!

What if I overused due to the misleading information from Data meter?

60 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 4


  # 509140 19-Aug-2011 18:03
Send private message

Seems like they've fixed the usage meter and now I exceed my usage limited......

What a great way to mislead your user, Orcon

240 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 19


  # 509159 19-Aug-2011 18:42
Send private message

Mine is still missing an entire week.

8005 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 836

Subscriber

  # 509534 21-Aug-2011 09:18
Send private message

I'm seeing a 2Gig discrepancy between the Orcon home page and my account log in. Orcon home page says I have used 29.82 Gig but my account page shows 27.9Gig used. Which is correct??




Regards,

Old3eyes




677 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 27

Trusted

  # 509550 21-Aug-2011 10:45
Send private message

old3eyes: I'm seeing a 2Gig discrepancy between the Orcon home page and my account log in. Orcon home page says I have used 29.82 Gig but my account page shows 27.9Gig used. Which is correct??


Can you PM me your account details and we can look into it.
Interesting that mine shows the same value by the way. (doesnt help you i know)

Paul

Edit: add further detail




meat popsicle

8005 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 836

Subscriber

  # 509604 21-Aug-2011 14:25
Send private message

PM sent




Regards,

Old3eyes


240 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 19


  # 509668 21-Aug-2011 19:03
Send private message

My usage meter is totally broken now. Apparently I've download 3.5 gigs today and I have barely even had the PC on. Hopefully that's just a correction for the missing week...



677 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 27

Trusted

  # 509701 21-Aug-2011 21:01
Send private message

Snackos: My usage meter is totally broken now. Apparently I've download 3.5 gigs today and I have barely even had the PC on. Hopefully that's just a correction for the missing week...


Please PM me your account details an i will take a look.

Paul




meat popsicle

259 posts

Ultimate Geek
Inactive user


  # 511320 24-Aug-2011 15:52
Send private message


So....new billing month ....already stuck again ..lol.   Been stuck for almost 2 days.
Fix it please :(  , it can't keep malfunctioning like this.



677 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 27

Trusted

  # 511489 24-Aug-2011 21:03
Send private message

miamiheatfan: Username: <removed>

So....new billing month ....already stuck again ..lol.   Been stuck for almost 2 days.
Fix it please :(  , it can't keep malfunctioning like this.


I will have a look into your usage shortly and let you know.

PS I would not post your orcon username in forums, perhaps a Mod can remove it? If you wish to share this detail i would recommend a PM.

Paul




meat popsicle



677 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 27

Trusted

  # 511536 24-Aug-2011 23:23
Send private message

Hi all.
A deployment was done on the data loader for part of the meter, this change meant a number of people would have seen the same behavior as miamieatfan.

The loader is working as expected now and catching up, its currently at 23:00 lastnight and catching up fast.

We will be reviewing our post deploy process and adding a new monitor to detect if this is happening again.

Regards

Paul




meat popsicle



677 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 27

Trusted

  # 511543 24-Aug-2011 23:59
Send private message

We are all caught up now.
I you have any queries please let me know.

Paul




meat popsicle

628 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 56


  # 511546 25-Aug-2011 00:26
Send private message

When you say "all caught up now" what does that mean?
From my account, daily usage for the last billing cycle, I can see this:

Day     Upload     Download     Upload + Download     Uncharged
2011-08-18    —    —    —    —
2011-08-19    —    —    —    —
2011-08-20    —    —    —    —
2011-08-21    —    —    —    —
2011-08-22    —    —    —    —





#include <standard.disclaimer>


1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

HPE to acquire supercomputing leader Cray
Posted 20-May-2019 11:07


Techweek starting around NZ today
Posted 20-May-2019 09:52


Porirua City Council first to adopt new council software solution Datascape
Posted 15-May-2019 12:00


New survey provides insight into schools' technology challenges and plans
Posted 15-May-2019 09:30


Apple Music now available on Alexa devices in Australia and New Zealand
Posted 15-May-2019 09:11


Make a stand against cyberbullying this Pink Shirt Day
Posted 14-May-2019 20:23


Samsung first TV manufacturer to launch the Apple TV App and Airplay 2
Posted 14-May-2019 20:11


Vodafone New Zealand sold
Posted 14-May-2019 07:25


Kordia boosts cloud performance with locally-hosted Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute
Posted 8-May-2019 10:25


Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute in New Zealand opens up faster, more secure internet for Kiwi businesses
Posted 8-May-2019 09:39


Vocus Communications to deliver Microsoft Azure Cloud Solutions through Azure ExpressRoute
Posted 8-May-2019 09:25


Independent NZ feature film #statusPending to premiere during WLG-X
Posted 6-May-2019 22:13


The ultimate dog photoshoot with Nokia 9 PureView #ForgottenDogsofInstagram
Posted 6-May-2019 09:41


Nokia 9 PureView available in New Zealand
Posted 6-May-2019 09:06


Motorola Solutions joins local partners to deliver advanced communications network in New Zealand
Posted 30-Apr-2019 21:50



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.


Support Geekzone »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.