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Expired Voda PAYG SIM cards.. by tony sayer
We've just found an old phone we thought was lost . However the SIM card hasn't been used for ages and I've been told that the SIM card and number are no longer usable, but it did let us top it up online!. However the service rep told me that if I go to a Vodafone store they might be able to help? Seems that they have better access to their companies systems?. All seems rather bizarre anyone...
July 1st 15 02:26 AM
by Anthony R. Gold Go to last post
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Virgin wifi on EE iPhone by Roland Perry
When I tried setting up the Virgin "Wifi buddy" on an iPhone with an EE SIM in it, I got an error that I could only do this on a phone with a Virgon SIM. That's despite having a Virgin login as a result of several other Virgin accounts - and never having had an issue with multiple such wifi carriers on an Android phone. Meanwhile, the similar Sky wifi login (again as a result of having...
June 30th 15 04:57 PM
by JoRob64[_2_] Go to last post
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EE calls over wifi by Roland Perry
After grappling with their online help, for far too long, I think I may have extracted a deal at 12.99 a month, one month cancellation, no handset, to be given the extraordinary privilege to use the SIM for this in an already-owned unlocked iPhone 5s. I'll report back what happens after the SIM has arrived. I note they didn't appear to have an option to upgrade a SIM I already have, but as...
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June 30th 15 10:47 AM
by Graham Murray Go to last post
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3 Network any good these days?. by tony sayer
As above. Just had an almighty run in with Voda over data and charges and am interested in 3's all you can eat tariff, but just like a few opinions before we move;!.. Cheers... -- Tony Sayer
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June 19th 15 04:31 PM
by Daniel James[_2_] Go to last post
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Vodafone price hike by chris
All non-bundled numbers are now a flat rate 37.5ppm http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/06/16/vodafone_hikes_prices_37_5p/
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June 19th 15 11:00 AM
by Someone Somewhere Go to last post
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O2 tariffs. by Ian Field
Someone gave me a LG mobile they didn't want anymore - but its locked to O2. How do their tariffs compare with Tesco Mobile? Thanks for any help.
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June 17th 15 06:41 PM
by Woody[_4_] Go to last post
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O2 Pay As You Go phone problem by MB[_5_]
I have an old O2 Pay As You Go phone that I have had for years but that does not get used very much. It used to have the usual regular top-ups but some years ago they changed the tariff so that regular top-ups were not required perhaps I had quite a large credit balance. Some time in the last week or so, something has changed. I noticed that some text messages had been sent.
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June 17th 15 06:39 PM
by Woody[_4_] Go to last post
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Nokia 820 by Scott[_3_]
Hi Folks. I'm looking for ideas. My Nokia 820 - just over two years old - seems to be on its way out. The battery is draining very fast: 70% to flat through the night when it was on stand-by. I have tried (1) new battery, (2) factory reset, (3) changing to battery saver mode, (4) diagnostic test at authorised Nokia repairer. If I buy a new phone, is this likely to lead to improvement or is...
June 16th 15 12:34 PM
by Martin Brown Go to last post
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International text messages on BT EE mobiles by MB[_5_]
Just noticed that I get charged 25p for receiving text message from the USA on an BT EE mobile. Rather worrying if any scum started sending SPAM texts from overseas.
June 14th 15 10:49 AM
by MB[_5_] Go to last post
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Sending texts from computer by Murmansk[_2_]
I want to be able to send two texts to clients in one go - one that goes immediately to confirm their appointment and one that goes on a future date to remind them of their appointment. I can do this as two separate procedures with TextMagic.com or TextAnywhere.net but they don't seem to allow me to do it in one. Does anyone know of any texting company that have an interface that lets you do...
June 6th 15 11:10 AM
by Murmansk[_2_] Go to last post
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Storage of photos on phone memory cards by Woody[_4_]
Google in their wisdom - as I'm sure many like me have found out the hard way - prevented Android from storing data on the memory card from (I think) 4.4.2 KitKat as it was seen as a possible security breach. It means that not only documents but photographs cannot be stored on removable media. This is infuriating if you don't want to use cloud storage as it means it is necessary to download...
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May 28th 15 06:27 AM
by Mark Carver Go to last post
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Safari Forbidden Error by This Way Please
I have an iPhone 6 with the latest firmware/updates etc. It is on Vodafone Contract. I have a small weather related website www.sky-watch.co.uk hosted on www.daily.co.uk If I access this website from my iPhone using Safari via Vodafone I get a FORBIDDEN error.
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May 27th 15 08:34 PM
by Rob Morley Go to last post
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Free 0800 by Klips
Got a text from Orange today to remind me that 0800 numbers will be from from 1st July. Yay!
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May 26th 15 07:09 PM
by Ian Field Go to last post
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Moving a number. by MB[_5_]
I read that I just need to get a PAC code to move an old number to a new phone. I have an old PAYG with plenty of credit and thinking of getting a new phone on a different network so can't keep the credit. Is it possible to swap the numbers (i.e. keep both) or does that get too complicated? At the moment thinking of keeping the old phone and just keeping the
May 26th 15 12:57 PM
by chris Go to last post
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Sophisticated call blocking app for Android? by Phil Reynolds[_2_]
Due to my mobile phone service provider being "unable" to offer me a technical solution to this problem, I am looking for an app, suitable for a phone running Lollipop, that can process rules more elaborate than simple matching to decide whether to let a call ring. The kind of rule I particularly seek support for is like this: "if the caller ID is only 10 digits long, do not allow the call...
May 21st 15 10:19 PM
by Phil Reynolds[_2_] Go to last post
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Vodafone Simply with Stop the Clock by Murmansk[_2_]
I've resurrected an old Vodafone Pay As You Go phone that I've not used for ages except once very six months to keep it alive. I've logged in to the online account and it's on Simply with Stop the Clock. I seem to remember this was quite a good deal - which explains why you can't get it any more! - but I can't remember the details. I've scoured the Vodafone website but I can't find much to...
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May 18th 15 10:35 PM
by Phil W Lee[_2_] Go to last post
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Three MiFi settings by Dex
I change the DNS because of Three blocking/redirecting sites and now cannot log in to the dashboard setting on the Huawei E5330. The link I used before, http://www.3.home/html/home.html, says 'server not found', going to http://192.168.8.1/ per the E5330 manual I get 'connection has timed out'. Anyone know how I can access the settings on the MiFi without changing the DNS back to Three?
May 16th 15 08:44 AM
by Dex Go to last post
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Three MiFi by Dex
What devices can you connect to the Three Huawei E5330 Mobile Wi-Fi? Laptops tablets and PCs or, as they're not keen on people tethering, just other mobile phones?
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May 11th 15 09:34 PM
by Brian Gregory Go to last post
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Windows phones by Jim S[_2_]
Any opinions on Windows phones would be helpful before I get another Samsung android. -- Jim S
May 10th 15 09:51 AM
by Peter[_2_] Go to last post
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Samsung Galaxy III Mini will not stay powered off! by Maurice
If I hold the Power button down, then hit "Power Off" and 'OK' in the resultant menu, it does appear to power off. But a few seconds later it comes back on again! :-( Anyone know how to persuade it to STAY powered off, please? Many thanks... -- /\/\aurice (Retired in Surrey, UK) Registered Linux User #487649
May 7th 15 09:12 PM
by Maurice Go to last post
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