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    Mediacom down in ames?

    I live out by towers and my internet and cable have been down for about an hour. Anyone else?



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    Re: Mediacom down in ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    I live out by towers and my internet and cable have been down for about an hour. Anyone else?
    Not in South Ames.



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    Re: Mediacom down in ames?

    I think theyre all digital now, so you have to use digital channel numbers. I could be wrong though.



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    Re: Mediacom down in ames?

    Aren't they building that new thing out there? Maybe they hit something on accident.


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    Re: Mediacom down in ames?

    Just called. There is a known outage in my area and they are "diligently" working on it. God I hate this company.



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    Re: Mediacom down in ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    Just called. There is a known outage in my area and they are "diligently" working on it. God I hate this company.
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    Re: Mediacom down in ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    Just called. There is a known outage in my area and they are "diligently" working on it. God I hate this company.
    So they confirm something is wrong and that they are working on it and it pisses you off? What would you have done if they said "well, this is the first we heard of the outage and we will look into it"? Kick a baby? Go postal?




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    Re: Mediacom down in ames?

    Come on, we're only transferring information around the world in a matter of seconds, how hard can it be, Mediacom!?!?




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    Re: Mediacom down in ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Come on, we're only transferring information around the world in a matter of seconds, how hard can it be, Mediacom!?!?
    I guess I should have given some backstory that it's been an ongoing issue for the past month or so that they haven't resolved for my whole neighborhood. If I'm paying over $100 a month for a service and it is incredibly intermittent I think that is enough to get upset about. Especially when I got up early to prepare food and have a house full of people waiting to watch a baseball game.

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    Re: Mediacom down in ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    I guess I should have given some backstory that it's been an ongoing issue for the past month or so that they haven't resolved for my whole neighborhood. If I'm paying over $100 a month for a service and it is incredibly intermittent I think that is enough to get upset about. Especially when I got up early to prepare food and have a house full of people waiting to watch a baseball game.

    #firstworldproblems right? Sorry to get you all up in a tizzy.


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    Re: Mediacom down in ames?

    Mine works fine, but revkah watched that "Pregnant in Heels" show for an hour, so I'm jealous of your outage.


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    Re: Mediacom down in ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    I am SOOOO close to pulling the trigger, especially after today. Only thing they have on me is Mediacom Connections channel....


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    Re: Mediacom down in ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    Mine works fine, but revkah watched that "Pregnant in Heels" show for an hour, so I'm jealous of your outage.
    Ouch man. I suddenly feel better about things.


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    Re: Mediacom down in ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    Mine works fine, but revkah watched that "Pregnant in Heels" show for an hour, so I'm jealous of your outage.
    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    Ouch man. I suddenly feel better about things.
    Hey now, I just wanted to see the train wreck...I didn't realize it was a whole hour and how BAD it would be.



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    Re: Mediacom down in ames?

    also down in DM.



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