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    LynneApril 2, 2018

    I have just ordered some DVD’s from Amazon will they automatically send DVD’ that suit Australian players?

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      ArnoldApril 2, 2018Staff

      Hi Lynne,

      Thanks for your inquiry

      The answer to your questions will depend on a number of factors. Firstly, we should take note that DVDs are encoded with a regional code. The codes allow the distribution companies control over aspects of the release internationally, this includes content, price and release date. Some DVD players will play DVDs from all regions, but some may only play DVDs from the region where the player was bought. Australia is in Region 4.

      It would be good to confirm the regional codes of any DVD you buy online.

      Hope this information helps

      Cheers,
      Arnold

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    PaulFebruary 20, 2018

    I need a data only plan for my Samsung Tablet.

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      AshMarch 8, 2018Staff

      Hi Paul,

      Thank you for visiting finder.

      There are SIM-only data plans available in the market here which you may like to compare. If you also need a guide on how much data you may need, this article may be useful. Best to click on the ‘Go to site’ button if you wish to get redirected to the main page of the provider.

      I hope this helps.

      Let us know if there is anything else that we may assist you with. Enjoy the rest of your day!

      Cheers,
      Ash

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    RossSeptember 17, 2017

    I move a lot and looking for cheapest mobile broadband so i only need a tab or smartphone

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      MariaSeptember 19, 2017

      Hey Ross,

      Thank you for reaching out to us.

      You may check out this page on Mobile Broadband Plans.

      The filters can be adjusted according to your price preference to show you the most relevant options.

      By clicking on the “Monthly Cost” tab, the options can be arranged in increasing or decreasing order.

      Once you’ve chosen a provider, you may click on “Go to site” to be directed to their main website where you can start your application.

      I hope this helps.

      Best,
      Maria

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    CcJuly 6, 2017

    To those asking about NBN, if I could get ADSL2+ back, I would in a heartbeat. The dropouts are insane.

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      JonathanJuly 6, 2017

      Hi Cc!

      It sounds to me you’re not satisfied with your NBN services. :(

      Have you talked to your provider about this? Maybe they need to check your cables?

      We wish you the best and hopefully that gets resolved with them soon!

      Hope this helps.

      Cheers,
      Jonathan

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    khadijaMay 4, 2017

    May I know all the postcodes in SA, NSW and VIC that are NBN-ready? Thank you.

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    March 9, 2017

    When will I get NBN?

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      LouMarch 9, 2017Staff

      Hi Nat,

      Thanks for your question.

      You may use our NBN tracker to know when NBN will be available in your area.

      Cheers,
      Anndy

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    KevinDecember 30, 2016

    I have Foxtel, landline and Internet plus a mobile internet and I’m looking for a better deal. I am currently with Telsta and Foxtel.

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      JasonDecember 30, 2016Staff

      Hi Kevin,

      Thank you for your enquiry.

      Please check out the bundled broadband plans, mobile phone plans and Foxtel broadband plans in the links listed below:

      Broadband Plans – Please enter your address to know the available broadband plans and service providers in your area.

      Mobile Phone Plans – You may modify the search filters to find the most appropriate plan that would fit your needs.

      Foxtel Broadband Plans – You may compare the different Foxtel with broadband plans. Please enter your address to know the available Foxtel plans in your area.

      Please note that the availability of some broadband plans may depend on your address or area.

      I hope this helps.

      Kind regards,
      Jason

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    IanDecember 26, 2016

    I have a land line, a mobile and prepaid internet. how do I go about getting the best deal. I would like to keep the landline.

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      MayDecember 26, 2016Staff

      Hi Ian,

      Thanks for your comment.

      Are you planning on changing a service provider? You may compare your options for mobile and broadband with landline options on the following pages:

      1. Mobile plans – You have the option to choose your desired phone provider, plan type and even mobile data.
      2. Broadband or internet provider – I suggest that you enter your address in the address field so you would know which providers have available services in your area.

      Hope this helps.

      Cheers,
      May

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    PeterFebruary 3, 2016

    Hi
    I live in Thailand and am trying to find out if my Westpac account from many years ago is still open to activate again ? If not, is it possible for me to open one from here in Thailand ? I am British but my daughter is in Australia working.
    Please help ?
    Many thanks and regards
    Peter

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      ShirleyFebruary 5, 2016Staff

      Hi Peter,

      Thanks for your question.

      You’ve posted on a public forum on finder.com.au – a third party comparison website. To enquire about your old Westpac account, please speak to them directly. It should still be possible for you to open a Westpac account as they should still have your details.

      Hope this helps.

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    CuriousSeptember 26, 2015

    I am travelling to the USA for a week at the end of October. I need data access to my phone not voice. What do you suggest?

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      ShirleySeptember 28, 2015Staff

      Hi Curious,

      Thanks for your question

      You can buy a prepaid SIM that already has data on it, or when you arrive in the US you may want to consider buying a dongle with data.

      For more information, please see our global roaming page.

      Cheers,
      Shirley

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