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Old 10-12-2011, 06:36 PM   #1
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Well, 35 million in Europe - hows the US managing ?

Slight problems with Blackberry - which RiM say, rather charmingly, I thought, was down to "a core switch failure" .....

Even I could have told them to go to a DIY store and get a new one.....

Must be a big one, mind................
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Old 10-12-2011, 06:49 PM   #2
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Old 10-12-2011, 07:06 PM   #3
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Well, 35 million in Europe - hows the US managing ?

Slight problems with Blackberry - which RiM say, rather charmingly, I thought, was down to "a core switch failure" .....

Even I could have told them to go to a DIY store and get a new one.....

Must be a big one, mind................
A network switch is not the same as a light switch... DIY stores don't tend to carry those.
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Old 10-12-2011, 07:21 PM   #4
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A network switch is not the same as a light switch... DIY stores don't tend to carry those.
Did they try switching it off and then back on again?
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Old 10-12-2011, 07:26 PM   #5
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Did they try switching it off and then back on again?


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Old 10-12-2011, 07:28 PM   #6
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Try smacking it on the side. It used to work with TV's.
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Old 10-12-2011, 07:37 PM   #7
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If none of that works they could try a Pringles can, a little copper tubing, and some duct tape to replace their faulty equipment.
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Old 10-12-2011, 07:45 PM   #8
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Old 10-12-2011, 08:04 PM   #9
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Old 10-12-2011, 08:16 PM   #10
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Old 10-12-2011, 08:35 PM   #11
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A network switch is not the same as a light switch... DIY stores don't tend to carry those.
In fact, given how much goes through it, it's probably five or six figures to replace. I recall a phone outage once here at work that involved a $300,000 switch.
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Old 10-12-2011, 08:38 PM   #12
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Old 10-12-2011, 09:00 PM   #13
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Old 10-12-2011, 09:06 PM   #14
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Old 10-12-2011, 09:26 PM   #15
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