Oh My God – I’ve got no…


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… Internet access!

What’s a gal to do? I was stuck in work, last Thursday, and my brother phoned me, via his mobile – a once in a blue moon occurrence – to say the land line was dead and so was the internet – catastrophe! So I rang my provider, who told me the line was faulty and that a diagnosis would be made asap, which was fine until she added that if the fault wasn’t due to their equipment, we’d be charged Β£129.99. Then – to add salt to the wound, because there was a weekend coming up, plus a public holiday – it wouldn’t be rectified until the following Tuesday!

pulling-hair-outThey took my mobile number, in order to update me, or so they said. The only text I received was advising me again that the problem wouldn’t be fixed until the following week, and if I wanted to check on the progress of the fault, to go to their website. How the hell was I supposed to do that when I had no internet access? 😦

mobileSo I text them back asking that very same question, and you know what? I woke up today to find we had a signal, still no land line, but at least I was able to get online. Go figure. πŸ˜€

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7 Responses to “Oh My God – I’ve got no…”

  1. Fran Macilvey Says:

    Yes, I had that too, the sting about being charged Β£129 ‘if the fault is not with our equipment’. What a double bind to be in. I hope it gets sorted out. xxx πŸ™‚

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  2. They do that sort of thing here too. Plus they charge a fee for coming out to diagnose the problem. Good luck.

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  3. Bloody technology, isn’t it infuriating?!!!!! We kept losing our internet too, damn BT Home hub keeps crashing. Humph! Glad you got it back honey. πŸ™‚

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