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Old 08-27-2004, 14:43   #1 (permalink)
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Optus..say The Word No!!!!

Hi I have had optus tv for a while now and now theyre threatening to take animal planet off.Whydont optus wake up..they are not good people or dont give a damm about the customer.Ipay around 60 dollars a month and they keep pulling channelsoff.The amount ofchannels i hate seem to stay.The day i signed up they pulled off 1 of the 2 music channels.I dont want 3 sports channels,mtv sux with too much talking and not enough music,shopping channel well it speaks for itself..Why should i pay for crap i dont need.Theres a list of 12 staions which are crap but i wont go into here..Another gripe i have with them is that my business websiteis hosted on their servers ..yet a search in their search engines will not find me...I have cable internet ,telephone ,website ,tv all with optus and in my business they are the only ones who haventgive me a call to do 1 phone insallation.Vodafone telstra have given me their support before but not them..I dont know maybe their management is busy trying to look important to notice .I am worth 2000 dollars to them a year minimum.
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Old 08-27-2004, 15:38   #2 (permalink)
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But..... Why carnt one choose the channels they want and pay for those, rather than get crap thrown in.
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Old 08-27-2004, 15:57   #3 (permalink)
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Re: Optus..say The Word No!!!!

Ditto - would be like asking for a BIG MAC MEAL and getting salad, and a yogurt as well.
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Old 08-27-2004, 17:45   #4 (permalink)
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Re: Optus..say The Word No!!!!

Maybe its time to switch to Foxtel Digital - its rocks!
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Old 08-27-2004, 17:48   #5 (permalink)
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can you choose your own channels or do you get a package?
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its a package
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Old 08-27-2004, 17:53   #7 (permalink)
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Re: Optus..say The Word No!!!!

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can you choose your own channels or do you get a package?
You get all the channels they have for around $60 a month. And yeah it kicks arse !!
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You get all the channels they have for around $60 a month. And yeah it kicks arse !!
mines $90 a month and there is a few channels I still don't get..

sign me up for your $60 deal..
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Old 08-27-2004, 19:19   #9 (permalink)
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Re: Optus..say The Word No!!!!

still cant choose your own channels with foxtel.... you pay for a set of them and thats what you get, if you want another channel that is in a different pack you have to pay for the entire lot

I sugest you try talking to them a bit more rather then complaining about it here. you will find most ppl are willing to help, and if they are not able to it is becuase of limitations which every company has

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Re: Optus..say The Word No!!!!

Exactly the reason I won't get pay tv.
If I could choose what I wanted, WITHOUT the rubbish, then they'd have another customer.

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