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# 137972 15-Dec-2013 13:47
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Hi I recently ported my 021 number vodafone sim card to the telecom network. This is my first time porting my number, now i want to change back to my 021 vodafone sim. is this possible?

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  # 952546 15-Dec-2013 13:55
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You'll need a new sim from Vodafone. But why do you want to port over again? Telecom's network + deals are pretty awesome at the moment.




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  # 952548 15-Dec-2013 14:03
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as many times as you like




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  # 952549 15-Dec-2013 14:03
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Do you want to port to Prepay or Postpay on Vodafone?

If prepay you need a new Prepay connection pack with a active number, Search main VodafoneNZ site ' Port Prepay ' lots of info and easy to do

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  # 952550 15-Dec-2013 14:11
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eijom:  now i want to change back to my 021 vodafone sim. is this possible?


no




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  # 952554 15-Dec-2013 14:22
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Well not the SIM the number yes



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  # 952556 15-Dec-2013 14:29
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michaelmurfy: You'll need a new sim from Vodafone. But why do you want to port over again? Telecom's network + deals are pretty awesome at the moment.


main reason is i want to use 4G. but there is the problem where vodafone firmware galaxy s4(my device) does not have the 4g setting appearing when using on a telecom network. and i saw vodafone now has "prepay 4g" new range of plans. i might change back again....



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  # 952557 15-Dec-2013 14:30
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johnr: Do you want to port to Prepay or Postpay on Vodafone?

If prepay you need a new Prepay connection pack with a active number, Search main VodafoneNZ site ' Port Prepay ' lots of info and easy to do



i would be going back to prepaid. the prepaid 4g plan is looking quite attractive. so i can keep my 021 number but just need to buy new vodafone sim card?

 
 
 
 


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  # 952558 15-Dec-2013 14:34
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This is explained on the main VodafoneNZ site just search as advised above

Go buy $5 Prepay connection pack on Prepay Smart with a number already allocated and the port in to Vodafone will change the mobile number to the one you wish to keep

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  # 952562 15-Dec-2013 14:40
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eijom:
michaelmurfy: You'll need a new sim from Vodafone. But why do you want to port over again? Telecom's network + deals are pretty awesome at the moment.


main reason is i want to use 4G. but there is the problem where vodafone firmware galaxy s4(my device) does not have the 4g setting appearing when using on a telecom network. and i saw vodafone now has "prepay 4g" new range of plans. i might change back again....


if you're in telecom/chch/wgtn and you port from telecom to Vodafone you are going to lose out.

you need to go to the shop to get a free telecom 4g SIM (the changeover is immediate). then you will get 4G with telecom in these 3 cities. you will also get unlimited landline and telecom mobile calls if you top up $20. that can't be beaten. I've also read reports of telecom 4g having superior coverage but I cannot confirm yes or no. so go to the telecom shop now and get your 4G sim dude!




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  # 952563 15-Dec-2013 14:41
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johnr: This is explained on the main VodafoneNZ site just search as advised above

Go buy $5 Prepay connection pack on Prepay Smart with a number already allocated and the port in to Vodafone will change the mobile number to the one you wish to keep


he wants 4G




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  # 952565 15-Dec-2013 14:46
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eijom:
johnr: Do you want to port to Prepay or Postpay on Vodafone?

If prepay you need a new Prepay connection pack with a active number, Search main VodafoneNZ site ' Port Prepay ' lots of info and easy to do



i would be going back to prepaid. the prepaid 4g plan is looking quite attractive. so i can keep my 021 number but just need to buy new vodafone sim card?


you need to get a prepay 4G plan to get 4g.




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  # 952567 15-Dec-2013 14:50
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joker97:
eijom:
johnr: Do you want to port to Prepay or Postpay on Vodafone?

If prepay you need a new Prepay connection pack with a active number, Search main VodafoneNZ site ' Port Prepay ' lots of info and easy to do



i would be going back to prepaid. the prepaid 4g plan is looking quite attractive. so i can keep my 021 number but just need to buy new vodafone sim card?


you need to get a prepay 4G plan to get 4g.


No you need the $19 4G addon

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  # 952568 15-Dec-2013 14:53
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joker97:
johnr: This is explained on the main VodafoneNZ site just search as advised above

Go buy $5 Prepay connection pack on Prepay Smart with a number already allocated and the port in to Vodafone will change the mobile number to the one you wish to keep


he wants 4G


$5 are zero value on Prepay Smart topup and add the $19 4G prepay addon, Trust me I know how it works

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  # 952572 15-Dec-2013 14:58
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johnr:
joker97:
johnr: This is explained on the main VodafoneNZ site just search as advised above

Go buy $5 Prepay connection pack on Prepay Smart with a number already allocated and the port in to Vodafone will change the mobile number to the one you wish to keep


he wants 4G


Trust me I know how it works


not too sure last night I did what you said ended up with mediocre 3g!




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  # 952573 15-Dec-2013 14:59
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