On 03/30/2011 09:46 AM, Brian Gibbons wrote:
They offered my wife a new calling plan, she agreed
but knowing I was
anal about broadband confirmed that this was not affected or part of the
deal. My broadband at home died, it took me a while to work out why, but
being an ISP certainly helped.
In my daughters case, if the Telco involved had managed to pull the
service without breaking it, she would never have known the landline had
moved (a 12 day outage is a bit hard not to notice), she would have
been ringing Telecom to find out what had happened to the broadband.
So in both of these cases, had broadband not been involved. The customer
would only know the service had moved when the new provider tried to
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