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Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2008-06-23, 04:53 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 15,435
Posted By sillysimms
Thanks. Our building is 20 years so, yes the...

Thanks. Our building is 20 years so, yes the system would be outdated as likely when the building was built, Bell and traditional landline phones were the only things known.

The building has not...
Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2008-06-11, 08:32 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 15,435
Posted By sillysimms
I didn't get mine registered mail, but it also...

I didn't get mine registered mail, but it also said there would be $120 credit (in small print on the back, applied as $10 off per month for 12 months). I've arranged with TekSavvy to switch us over...
Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2008-06-02, 01:05 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 15,435
Posted By sillysimms
Thanks. I'll pass that info along to the people...

Thanks. I'll pass that info along to the people in my building with Rogers cable phone that currently can't use the buzzer system.



They may not be doing every area at the same time (hopefully...
Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2008-05-31, 10:09 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 15,435
Posted By sillysimms
How do you find out what jack is wired to the...

How do you find out what jack is wired to the buzzer? At our place when someone buzzes, all the phones ring, so I'm not sure how to determine that. Just try them all and see which one works?
Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2008-05-31, 08:55 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 15,435
Posted By sillysimms
Our buzzer system works through the telephone...

Our buzzer system works through the telephone lines. Any landline will work. It's just that the Rogers digital cable phone is not compatible with the buzzer system. Our building was built in the...
Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2008-05-31, 10:30 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 15,435
Posted By sillysimms
It may be reliable for some, but in our building,...

It may be reliable for some, but in our building, anyone that has it cannot use the building intercom system and must go down to the lobby to get any guests, delivery people etc. which for me, is too...
Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2008-05-31, 10:19 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 15,435
Posted By sillysimms
Rogers Landline - I received a letter saying MUST go to cable by July 2 or disconnect

We're former Sprint telephone customers, who ended up Rogers customers not by choice, but it happened when Rogers bought Sprint. We've got a landline and are not interested in Rogers cable telephone...
Forum: Rogers Cable TV   2008-03-14, 02:20 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,848
Posted By sillysimms
The Movie Entertainment magazine can be removed,...

The Movie Entertainment magazine can be removed, but it sometimes gets added back on when you change your services. For us, we pay our Rogers cable through our condo fees (so we can't go with...
Forum: Rogers Cable TV   2008-02-11, 07:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 29,069
Posted By sillysimms
The thing that seems unfair is that on the other...

The thing that seems unfair is that on the other forum (that someone mentioned above) there is an incredibly long thread that has gone on for more than a year that is filled with people that have...
Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2008-02-06, 03:10 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 33,173
Posted By sillysimms
Well last attempt here. There is strong privacy...

Well last attempt here. There is strong privacy legislation in Canada and I think there is something somewhere that requires this one feature to be free of charge.

On the website for The Office...
Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2008-02-04, 10:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 33,173
Posted By sillysimms
Well, it appears based on the response I got and...

Well, it appears based on the response I got and the first response you got, that even customer service was not aware that this had become a pay-per-use feature! You would think they would at least...
Forum: Internet, Landline and Wireless Phone   2008-02-03, 11:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,682
Posted By sillysimms
Thanks. You could be right. However, I still...

Thanks. You could be right. However, I still like the old reliable POTS phone system. In our building, the enterphone system is not separate and if someone buzzes us, all our telephones ring.
...
Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2008-02-02, 09:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 33,173
Posted By sillysimms
Thanks for updating with the response. That's...

Thanks for updating with the response. That's disappointing.

However, the mystery continues. I submitted a question via Roger's email customer service (find it is often better to get things in...
Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2008-01-30, 05:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 33,173
Posted By sillysimms
Thanks. That's interesting. Will be glad to...

Thanks. That's interesting. Will be glad to hear from the CRTC whether this is now allowed.
Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2008-01-30, 01:04 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 20,042
Posted By sillysimms
i1699 is correct but not everything is confused. ...

i1699 is correct but not everything is confused. Only one word - the third last line should say "lite is showing a price of $34.95". The word "ultra" was my error, but the rest of what is written...
Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2008-01-30, 12:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,129
Posted By sillysimms
I've used *69 only occasionally in the past and...

I've used *69 only occasionally in the past and there is always a charge for it. They charge you to hear the last number that called you. You are also given an option to press a button if you want...
Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2008-01-29, 11:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,873
Posted By sillysimms
As it also shows in the article posted by 57, it...

As it also shows in the article posted by 57, it is interesting to note that increasing the system access fee and not increasing their actual phone plan rates, Rogers will still be able to advertise...
Forum: Internet, Landline and Wireless Phone   2008-01-29, 11:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,682
Posted By sillysimms
We have the POTS Rogers service (former Sprint)...

We have the POTS Rogers service (former Sprint) as well. Rogers seems to be having a lot of success with their other Home Phone service, but I'm not interested in switching. I know there is a back...
Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2008-01-29, 10:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 33,173
Posted By sillysimms
Great. Did Rogers give you any info when they...

Great. Did Rogers give you any info when they reversed the charge or did they advise that this is now going to be a standard charge?

I'd be interested to know how the CRTC responds as there seems...
Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2008-01-29, 06:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 33,173
Posted By sillysimms
This is the link to the decision from 1992. Keep...

This is the link to the decision from 1992. Keep in mind this was before Rogers, so they aren't specifically named:

http://www.crtc.gc.ca/archive/ENG/Decisions/1992/DT92-7.HTM
"The Commission,...
Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2008-01-29, 04:14 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 33,173
Posted By sillysimms
I also have Rogers Home Phone (former Sprint - so...

I also have Rogers Home Phone (former Sprint - so POTS). Yes, *67 has always been free. I have not gotten my most recent bill. I rarely use *67, maybe once or twice a month. But YES - it has...
Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2008-01-27, 08:46 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 20,042
Posted By sillysimms
Rogers' new GB limits

Not sure if this has been posted, I know there was some speculation before but I haven't seen anything recent. I saw this on another site and just went to the Rogers site and have confirmed it is...
Forum: Rogers Cable TV   2008-01-27, 08:13 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,266
Posted By sillysimms
I used to occasionally have reboot problems, but...

I used to occasionally have reboot problems, but for the last few days, the first time I select a movie on TMN on demand, the box reboots. As others have said, after the reboot, it works fine. ...
Forum: Rogers Cable TV   2007-12-11, 06:17 PM
Replies: 979
  Sticky: Rogers Rant Thread
Views: 298,885
Posted By sillysimms
Yes, I do think with such a large organization,...

Yes, I do think with such a large organization, not everything is going to be perfect. Some of the reps are great, but other times it's very frustrating when you get a different answer from everyone...
Forum: Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2007-12-04, 03:11 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 149,084
Posted By sillysimms
Phasing out Rogers Land Line???

Does anyone know if Rogers eventually plans to cancel their Home Phone Landline service? We have it as we were former Sprint customers. Each time I talk to Rogers they try to get us to switch to...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2007-12-04, 03:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 26,446
Posted By sillysimms
I'm sorry about the situation and hope they have...

I'm sorry about the situation and hope they have given you some remedy by now. I'm in Ontario and not familiar with MTS BUT just did have one thing to say about the LG phone. I'm on a shared plan...
Forum: Rogers Cable TV   2007-12-03, 11:21 PM
Replies: 979
  Sticky: Rogers Rant Thread
Views: 298,885
Posted By sillysimms
Unauthorized second charge was put through on my credit card

We have Rogers Home phone (landline - former Sprint), Internet & cable. This month they have decided to consolidate our bill so telephone now appears on the same bill as internet & cable. That's...
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