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    Telkom free me bundles

    Anyone also noticed when their normal data on telkom is finished, either on prepaid or topup, that when you still have WhatsApp bundles left, that messages don't come through most of the time, you're forced to open the app to check for new messages or to receive them? And also I've noticed that...
  2. Jamie McKane

    "Telkom is killing itself"

    "Telkom is killing itself" Telkom has begun engaging with unions over its planned retrenchments, with the company planning to cut 3,000 employees in the first phase. The Information Communication Technology Union (ICTU) has condemned the company's unilateral implementation of retrenchments...
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    Telkom witholding technician contact details and fault progress

    I reported a fault on my dsl on 30-Jan-2020 and an openserv technician came to my premises to diagnose the issue on the same day. He found an issue and said he fixed it, i should continue testing and verify. I monitored the connection for a few days and opened another fault, because the...
  4. O

    Telkom network refresh sim constantly

    Anyone also getting a constant refresh sim notification where network drops and comes back again, even in or during a proper signal network reception?
  5. Jamie McKane

    Vodacom's roaming deal with Liquid Telecom must be probed - Telkom

    Vodacom's roaming deal with Liquid Telecom must be probed - Telkom Telkom has called on the Competition Commission and the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) to investigate the recently-announced roaming deal between Vodacom and Liquid Telecom. Vodacom said that its...
  6. Jamie McKane

    We do not recognise Solidarity, ICTU, and NUMSA

    We do not recognise Solidarity, ICTU, and NUMSA Telkom said The Alliance, consisting of Communication Workers’ Union (CWU) and the South African Communication Union (SACU), is the only union it recognises. The company said in an internal email that The Alliance is the only recognised entity...
  7. J

    Joining 3 telkom lines

    Good evening MyBb, I have spent most of the evening looking for solutions to my problem. Problem: I have 3 landline numbers with telkom. They are all at different locations and, mostly, I am only present at 1 location. I would like to link the other 2 telkom numbers to the number that I am at...
  8. Jamie McKane

    Telkom says Vodacom and MTN make it impossible to compete

    Telkom says Vodacom and MTN make it impossible to compete Telkom is complaining that Vodacom and MTN’s first-mover advantage has made it impossible for other mobile operators to “play in this space”. Speaking to CNBC Africa, Telkom group executive of regulatory affairs Siyabonga Mahlangu said...
  9. K

    Best router for Telkom Fixed LTE

    Hi, Does anyone have advice regarding routers compatible with the Telkom Fixed LTE network? Which is the best router you can buy that supports the telkom LTE network?
  10. Jamie McKane

    Telkom cancellation nightmare

    Telkom cancellation nightmare Telkom's cancellation system remains a problem for many customers, with certain users still being incorrectly blacklisted by the company. A MyBroadband reader stated that a Telkom account he had cancelled in 2018 came back to haunt him in 2020.
  11. Jamie McKane

    What Telkom needs to do to survive

    What Telkom needs to do to survive For Telkom to remain competitive and relevant in the next decade it needs to invest in new technologies and revenue streams now. This is the view of Sabelo Dlamini, Senior Research and Consulting Manager at the International Data Corporation (IDC), who was...
  12. Joseph matane

    Xiaomi Mi Mix alpha "futuristic smartphone"

    NETWORK Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE / 5G 2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA 3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) 5G...
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    Help sorting out Telkom billing issue.

    I took out a contract with Telkom in August, my first payment was due on 5 Oct and I paid that via EFT in September. I continued this pattern by paying via EFT the month before the due date month. Everything was going fine until I made the payment due in January on December 28th. But for some...
  14. V

    Openserve National Fibre Network

    Good day all I am looking for assistance in getting a clear image of Openserve's National Fibre Grid including Points of Presence. I have been able to get my hands on quite a few but they are blurry and unclear and I cannot make out areas on the map. Tried calling Openserve and requested...
  15. Jamie McKane

    Telkom and Cell C have a serious problem

    Telkom and Cell C have a serious problem FNB Wealth and Investments' Wayne McCurrie has warned that Telkom is a “proper value trap”, referring to the company’s share price which appears to be cheap. Speaking to Business Day TV, McCurrie said Telkom and Cell C have a serious problem and it is...
  16. K

    Telkom Business Opticon LDP9030D Switchboard

    Hi all, I am battling with the Telkom Business Opticon LDP9030D Switchboard, there are 3 lines and 3 extensions. What I want to do is program the switchboard so that the calls ring on all extensions, not the switchboard alone at first before doing hunting. I have asked Telkom to come and...
  17. Jamie McKane

    Telkom CEO should not get R23 million and fire employees - Union

    Telkom CEO should not get R23 million and fire employees - Union Trade union Solidarity has launched an attack on Telkom for planning to fire 3,000 employees after paying its executive team more than R100 million. Telkom recently announced that it is planning to cut as many as 3,000 jobs...
  18. NeonNinja

    Telkom ADSL to LTE replacement???

    So I just got home. Our Internet wasn't working since the 10th of January. Called on the 12th. Sent a techie today. They were liasing with my sister. So they replaced our ADSL router (D-Link) with a Huawei B315v with obviously a sim card inside. Wtf? My sister is only coming back tonight for me...
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    Telkom debit my account when I've already paid.

    Did anyone else get hit with a debit order from Telkom even though they paid their account via EFT in December for an account due 5 Jan? Well, I have and I'll give their call agent a piece of my mind tomorrow when they get online. I'm just lucky the account didn't have that amount in it and the...
  20. A

    Telkom SmartBroadband Bundle Usages

    I'm currently on a Telkom SmartBroadband LTE contract which means I get inclusive and a recurring data bundles for both daytime and night time usage - basically 4 bundles for the month. 1. Inclusive SmartBroadband Data 2. Included Telkom Mobile Night Surfer Data 3. Recurring LTE/LTE-A Anytime...