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Old 12-21-2005, 11:39 PM   #1
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Default How long should my cell phone take to activate?

I bought a new Bell Mobility phone today and the lady said it technically takes 24 hours to activate but normally it'll work within an hour. Well now it's been 4 hours and still no go. Call tech support?
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Old 12-21-2005, 11:54 PM   #2
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Default How long should my cell phone take to activate?

Wait the 24 hrs
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Old 12-21-2005, 11:54 PM   #3
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Default How long should my cell phone take to activate?

Instantly. I have no patience for things I have paid for not working.
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Old 12-21-2005, 11:56 PM   #4
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Default How long should my cell phone take to activate?

anywhere from instantly to 24 hours.
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Old 12-21-2005, 11:59 PM   #5
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Default How long should my cell phone take to activate?

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anywhere from instantly to 24 hours.
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Old 12-22-2005, 12:00 AM   #6
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Default How long should my cell phone take to activate?

every time i have had it done it was instant.
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Old 12-22-2005, 12:32 AM   #7
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Default How long should my cell phone take to activate?

when the lady called tech support for an activation code i was not even in the system...

an interesting thought is that i slipped thru the cracks, got a phone, but never wil be signed into contract or receive a bill
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Old 12-22-2005, 12:32 AM   #8
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Default How long should my cell phone take to activate?

Unless there's an issue with the system at the time, instant.
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