Search:

Type: Posts; User: rd10221

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,937

    There are many posts on HoFo critical of Red...

    There are many posts on HoFo critical of Red Pocket Mobile customer service. Use Google to search this site to read them.

    Also be aware that on Red Pocket Mobile, Verizon is treated somewhat...
  2. Replies
    9
    Views
    855

    Coincidentally I am asking the opposite question,...

    Coincidentally I am asking the opposite question, as at my rural home, where Verizon for quite a while seemed to be primarily and/or only Band 13, I'm now getting primarily other bands. See:...
  3. Replies
    19
    Views
    2,119

    At this point I don't know how many of those...

    At this point I don't know how many of those bands other than 13 are on the same physical tower.

    If I had continued my planned research, I'd have the NCI log numbers decoded, and photographs of...
  4. Replies
    19
    Views
    2,119

    (The Internet for my area went out at 3:30 pm...

    (The Internet for my area went out at 3:30 pm yesterday, and is now working this morning.)

    As it turns out, those what I thought were too weak signal level Band 2 and Band 5 readings maybe really...
  5. Replies
    19
    Views
    2,119

    Still a mystery though what is happening. I was...

    Still a mystery though what is happening. I was watching Network Cell Info showing a mix of Bands 2, 4, and 13, with only 13 having a decent signal, then it went to only showing Band 2. Maybe some...
  6. Replies
    19
    Views
    2,119

    Update: This morning upon turning my phone on,...

    Update: This morning upon turning my phone on, Band 13 was back, but not as the main cell that Network Cell Info showed, which had Band 2 as the primary. At least Band 13 was among the various cells...
  7. Replies
    19
    Views
    2,119

    Is Verizon shutting down Band 13?

    (This is a hasty question, so if this has been discussed somewhere else already, please point out to me where.)

    I'm in a rural area of Alabama, and Band 13 LTE has been the main band I connect to...
  8. Replies
    5
    Views
    3,050

    I initially joined this forum to express my...

    I initially joined this forum to express my frustration at Red Pocket's so-called "Family Plan" which relies on their Automatic Payment system.

    It took about a year to get it working somewhat...
  9. Replies
    6
    Views
    237

    If there is a Facebook group for a particular...

    If there is a Facebook group for a particular area, you can post the question there, and see what people say.

    One can also ask friends to come to your house with their phones, to see if they get a...
  10. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,108

    Which reminded me that I already am paying for...

    Which reminded me that I already am paying for some kind of Skype calling via my new Office 365 Personal subscription.

    As it turns out, the international countries considered covered by the 60...
  11. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,108

    Yes, I'm aware of those video chat apps, and we...

    Yes, I'm aware of those video chat apps, and we do use them. They are more fun than simple voice calls.

    My concern is that in real life, actual (PTSN) phone calls need to be made, and I am already...
  12. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,108

    One more question for all, before I start calling...

    One more question for all, before I start calling the test numbers I programmed into Contacts, as preparation for another chat with RPM.

    When the 1-712-775-8888 access number is called, and if...
  13. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,108

    I am on RPM's CDMA setup for Verizon. Last year,...

    I am on RPM's CDMA setup for Verizon.
    Last year, in Feb 2019, I put many international test numbers in my phone, to establish the dialling pattern needed, then put real people's numbers in my wife's...
  14. Re-stating what I am trying to do, in February...

    Re-stating what I am trying to do, in February 2019 (last year) after the pause/waits in Contacts, my Phone app was sending those rapid "normal" paced touch tones. Presently, now in March 2020, the...
  15. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,108

    Germany is the country I need to reach the most....

    Germany is the country I need to reach the most.

    Did you ever see a Red Pocket help page describing the change you encountered?

    My wondering if fast vs. slow touch tones being an issue could be...
  16. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,108

    In another thread I started just to examine the...

    In another thread I started just to examine the technical aspects of this, to even find the language to discuss it, I finally found a web page...
  17. No. I don't even have that, but it is typical of...

    No. I don't even have that, but it is typical of the Google searches I've done.

    A page I found just now, https://www.sigidwiki.com/wiki/Dual_Tone_Multi_Frequency_(DTMF), discusses the issue I am...
  18. What part of the phone is this happening in? ...

    What part of the phone is this happening in? I.e., is the Google Phone app inquiring, and acting on a response? Is there a protocol for this exchange? Is there some official standard that dictates...
  19. What determines the pace that Android phones send DTMF?

    This is a spin off question from another thread I started elsewhere, but since the topic is so hard to search for on Google, I'm asking it here.

    On an Android phone, for a sequence of DTMF (aka...
  20. Replies
    6
    Views
    237

    Search here on HoFo for discussions about...

    Search here on HoFo for discussions about "RootMetrics" and "Cellmapper" to get some idea of coverage info that does not come from the carriers themselves.
  21. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,108

    I did the powering down and SIM removal as...

    I did the powering down and SIM removal as advised.
    Trying an international number, starting with 011, get the message:
    "Welcome to Verizon Wireless. This call cannot be completed because there are...
  22. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,108

    I just ended a chat, where the CSR gave me...

    I just ended a chat, where the CSR gave me instructions first to dial the 712 number, then use 011.
    But then he said to remove the SIM, and upon powering up to dial the number directly, using 011....
  23. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,108

    What worked, the old 011 then "#" or the new 001...

    What worked, the old 011 then "#" or the new 001 and nothing to end the sequence?

    (The numbers I'm trying are to European countries, still in RPM's list)
  24. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,108

    Red Pocket changed international calling 2020

    Red Pocket Mobile's international calling was working in 2019, but trying some numbers today didn't work.

    Their help page for the topic...
  25. Replies
    64
    Views
    6,233

    I agree with this. Red Pocket Mobile is a major...

    I agree with this. Red Pocket Mobile is a major MVNO, and has a lot of problems. Having their own forum would help keeping all that info together.
Results 1 to 25 of 67
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3