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    Vodacom Online Upgrade Nightmare - Escalation Process

    Good Day Everyone, I am currently at my wit's end with Vodacom and RAM Couriers. I ordered a Galaxy Note 9 on Vodacom Online on Thursday 29 November. On Friday when RAM attempted delivery of the device I could not take delivery as I am not the main account holder. I was told by RAM to submit a...
  2. Jamie McKane

    Why Vodacom depletes your new mobile data first

    Why Vodacom depletes your new mobile data first Mobile data depletion is a sore point for many South Africans, especially considering the numerous reports of disappearing airtime over the years. This, paired with the prevalence of WASP subscriptions and other entrapments, has left a number of...
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  4. Jamie McKane

    Vodacom given new numbers in 096 range

    Vodacom given new numbers in 096 range ICASA has awarded Vodacom numbers in the 096 range for machine related services (MRS), according to a notice seen by MyBroadband. Vodacom was awarded 2 million numbers in the range.
  5. Jamie McKane

    Why Vodacom met with the EFF

    Why Vodacom met with the EFF Julius Malema and other EFF leaders recently met with Vodacom's top management, including Vodacom CEO Shameel Joosub. The EFF said in a Twitter post that its “leadership met with Black Business Council, MTN Management, and Vodacom Management”.
  6. Jamie McKane

    Vodacom shuts stores trashed by EFF supporters

    Vodacom shuts stores trashed by EFF supporters Vodacom Group Ltd. is keeping some of its South African franchise stores shut after members of opposition party Economic Freedom Fighters allegedly vandalized outlets in protest of an image of their leaders at an event hosted by the wireless...
  7. Jamie McKane

    Banners on the N1 demand Vodacom pay Please Call Me “inventor”

    Banners on the N1 demand Vodacom pay Please Call Me “inventor” Protestors have put up signs around Midrand with slogans stating that Vodacom has lied to investors and the JSE, and that it is not complying with a Constitutional Court order to pay Nkosana “Kenneth” Makate for his role in the...
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    L2TP VPN being blocked

    HI there, I have always had Vodacom Fibre but recently changed to a different plan which vodacom then also installed a new Black Nokia router. Since then, I cannot connect to VPN on my Mac using L2TP. Windows devices are connecting fine. I am waiting for nearly 2 weeks for vodacom support so is...
  9. Jamie McKane

    Vodacom Black Friday 2018 deals unveiled

    Vodacom Black Friday 2018 deals unveiled Vodacom has unveiled its Black Friday 2018 deals. Vodacom's website states that the 2018 sale will start on 23 November, and its site lists a smartphone contract and mobile Wi-Fi router contract.
  10. Jamie McKane

    Telkom and Vodacom roaming agreement will not affect network performance

    Telkom and Vodacom roaming agreement will not affect network performance Telkom and Vodacom recently signed a major roaming agreement which will allow Telkom customers to roam on Vodacom's 2G, 3G, and 4G networks in South Africa. The roaming agreement is comprehensive, and includes seamless...
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    Porting my Telkom contract to existing Vodacom number

    I recently got a new phone through Telkom mobile. It came with a sim card that I haven't activated. I want to use my existing Vodacom 079 number with the FreeMe contract. Can I port the FreeMe contract to my existing 079 number. On Telkom mobiles portal they list a my FreeMe contract number as...
  12. Jamie McKane

    Vodacom's big fibre network expansion could take on Vumatel and Openserve

    Vodacom's big fibre network expansion could take on Vumatel and Openserve Vodacom is planning big expansions for its fibre network, bringing coverage to more homes and building out its infrastructure. The company currently offers a number of fibre products and packages, both on its own network...
  13. Jamie McKane

    Vodacom shares plummet due to slow revenue growth

    Vodacom shares plummet due to slow revenue growth Vodacom Group Ltd. shares fell the most in almost eight months after the wireless carrier with the most South African customers reported slower revenue growth in its domestic market, as a sluggish economy hurt consumer spending. South African...
  14. Jamie McKane

    Huge subscriber and data traffic growth for Vodacom in South Africa

    Huge subscriber and data traffic growth for Vodacom in South Africa Vodacom has released its interim results for the six months ended 30 September 2018, which show big positives in South Africa. The results show that the company added 4.8 million customers in the six months, up 10.7%.
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    Telkom to roam on Vodacom - can we cancel our Telkom FreeMe contract?

    Hello I live in an area (former Transkei) where there is only MTN signal. I have a Telkom FreeMe Family Unlimited contract (20 months remaining on contract) which roams on MTN. Apparently Telkom will begin roaming on Vodacom (and stop roaming on MTN) in December which means I will not be able to...
  16. Jamie McKane

    Telkom signs big LTE roaming agreement with Vodacom

    Telkom signs big LTE roaming agreement with Vodacom Telkom has signed an extensive roaming agreement with Vodacom to roam on its 2G, 3G, and 4G networks in South Africa. “Shareholders are advised that Vodacom South Africa and Telkom have concluded a long-term, multi-billion-rand agreement...
  17. Jamie McKane

    Mobile subscribers in South Africa – Vodacom vs MTN

    Mobile subscribers in South Africa – Vodacom vs MTN MTN has released its quarterly update for the period ended 30 September 2018, which shows a drop in subscriber numbers for South Africa. While prepaid service revenue increased by 0.5% – and postpaid service revenue increased by 1.9% –...
  18. Jamie McKane

    MTN and Vodacom WASPs vs free online services

    MTN and Vodacom WASPs vs free online services During the course of an investigation conducted by MyBroadband into fraudulent subscriptions to MTN WASP services, the mobile operator provided feedback regarding its content services. MTN said that these content services should remain accessible...
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    Iphone Losing Data Connection when leaving wifi

    Hi Readers it seems many people have been affected by the latest iphone update on vodacom whereby if you are using wifi for data and then leave the wifi, the mobile phone loses data connection and then requires one to active and then deactivate airplane mode to get the connection back . Is...
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    Porting to VC query?

    Hi all I'm on MTN prepaid & want to port to VC prepaid. Bought SIM card from store, RICA'd, etc, didn't activate new SIM. Sent portme SMS with SIM card number and got a message back saying port request successful, will happen that evening - which it never did. When I got around to phoning VC...
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