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Topic # 230668 7-Mar-2018 20:47
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Hi all, just ported over a 021 number to 2d. However you can’t receive any calls.

You can make calls and send and receive txt messages. Is there a delay before this works?

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  Reply # 1970855 7-Mar-2018 20:51
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Yes, generally it may take up to a few hours for the carrier updates to go through. May not hurt to reset your phone too...

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  Reply # 1970856 7-Mar-2018 20:52
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As above yes a few hours

 

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  Reply # 1970857 7-Mar-2018 20:53
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MrGadget: Yes, generally it may take up to a few hours for the carrier updates to go through. May not hurt to reset your phone too...

 

Think you mean re-power your handset not reset it

 

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  Reply # 1970858 7-Mar-2018 20:54
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MrGadget: Yes, generally it may take up to a few hours for the carrier updates to go through. May not hurt to reset your phone too...


Reset? Obviously, you mean restart. Not quite as drastic ;-)




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  Reply # 1970870 7-Mar-2018 20:55
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You mean a hard reset ?

It’s a new iPhone SE purchased today so it hasn’t had any other carriers sims in it

Just weird as normally the inward calls always work straight away. Usually it’s the iMessage feature that takes 24 hrs or so

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  Reply # 1970871 7-Mar-2018 20:56
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Delorean: You mean a hard reset ?

It’s a new iPhone SE purchased today so it hasn’t had any other carriers sims in it

Just weird as normally the inward calls always work straight away. Usually it’s the iMessage feature that takes 24 hrs or so

 

No they mean re-power the phone not a reset as this would be not be required

 

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  Reply # 1970873 7-Mar-2018 20:57
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MrGadget: Yes, generally it may take up to a few hours for the carrier updates to go through. May not hurt to reset your phone too...


Think you mean re-power your handset not reset it


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Phew. As setting it up again would be a pain.

It was switched about 4pm today. How long before I should query this directly with 2d?

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  Reply # 1970874 7-Mar-2018 20:58
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Don't forget to install Data Clock and take advantage of the free mobile data

 

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  Reply # 1970875 7-Mar-2018 20:58
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Delorean: You mean a hard reset ?

It’s a new iPhone SE purchased today so it hasn’t had any other carriers sims in it

Just weird as normally the inward calls always work straight away. Usually it’s the iMessage feature that takes 24 hrs or so

 

 

 

It's down to luck really. Sometimes it's super quick and everything works right away, other times it takes hours for all the routing information to be updated to reflect your new carrier.
It doesn't matter whether it's a new phone or old one, this is all controlled on the network level.




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  Reply # 1970877 7-Mar-2018 21:00
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Linux:

Don't forget to install Data Clock and take advantage of the free mobile data


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Your on the money. Such good deals on 2d now. Surprised more don’t switch across

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  Reply # 1970878 7-Mar-2018 21:01
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Delorean:
Linux:

 

Don't forget to install Data Clock and take advantage of the free mobile data

 

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Your on the money. Such good deals on 2d now. Surprised more don’t switch across

 

You missed out on Data Hunt I scored 19GB of free data valid for 12 months

 

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  Reply # 1970890 7-Mar-2018 21:01
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tardtasticx:

Delorean: You mean a hard reset ?

It’s a new iPhone SE purchased today so it hasn’t had any other carriers sims in it

Just weird as normally the inward calls always work straight away. Usually it’s the iMessage feature that takes 24 hrs or so


 


It's down to luck really. Sometimes it's super quick and everything works right away, other times it takes hours for all the routing information to be updated to reflect your new carrier.
It doesn't matter whether it's a new phone or old one, this is all controlled on the network level.



Sounds like this was the one that has faulted.. haha. Don’t the porting computers refresh very hour?



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  Reply # 1970891 7-Mar-2018 21:03
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Delorean:
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Don't forget to install Data Clock and take advantage of the free mobile data


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Your on the money. Such good deals on 2d now. Surprised more don’t switch across


You missed out on Data Hunt I scored 19GB of free data valid for 12 months


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I know. Bugger!!! Vodafone don’t offer any good rollover deals so I found this made more sense.

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  Reply # 1970893 7-Mar-2018 21:05
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Delorean:
Linux:

 

Delorean:
Linux:

 

Don't forget to install Data Clock and take advantage of the free mobile data

 

Linux

 



Your on the money. Such good deals on 2d now. Surprised more don’t switch across

 

You missed out on Data Hunt I scored 19GB of free data valid for 12 months

 

Linux

 



I know. Bugger!!! Vodafone don’t offer any good rollover deals so I found this made more sense.

 

And the free on-net calling is great as well

 

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  Reply # 1970895 7-Mar-2018 21:08
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Linux:

Delorean:
Linux:


Delorean:
Linux:


Don't forget to install Data Clock and take advantage of the free mobile data


Linux




Your on the money. Such good deals on 2d now. Surprised more don’t switch across


You missed out on Data Hunt I scored 19GB of free data valid for 12 months


Linux




I know. Bugger!!! Vodafone don’t offer any good rollover deals so I found this made more sense.


And the free on-net calling is great as well


Linux



Is the porting process 24hrs as it’s still not working. So it might not be fixed until tomorrow?

I assume things are very automated ?

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