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HTC Hero (UK) - Can't use phone

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Lynswin, Jun 25, 2010.

  1. Lynswin

    Lynswin New Member
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    Hi.

    I am on the Vodafone Uk network and I just went to make a call and when I select the person to call, it appears to 'dial' the number and then I get a 'beep' as if it has dropped the call. Thought this was a bit odd so i tried calling my mobile number from my home phone and the same thing happens when I call my HTC Hero.

    I have tried turning on and off and removing the battery and sim. If the phone is off and I phone it, instead of the beep I get the usual 'this persons phone is switched off'.

    I was looking around in the settings earlier but I didn't think I had 'touched' anything but maybe I pressed something by mistake?
    I have had a look throught he settings and everything seems to be in order (not that I am an expert!!)


    Can someone please help as at the moment I have a phone which won't work as a phone!!

    Thanks
     

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  2. phillevy

    phillevy Well-Known Member
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    Sorry I can't help, but the same thing happened to my son's Desire (on Virgin) a few weeks ago - texting wouldn't work either and yet it showed a good signal. In the end it had to be replaced :(
     
  3. Lynswin

    Lynswin New Member
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    This has just randomly started working again now!!
     
  4. andy d

    andy d Well-Known Member
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    Happens all the time on my orange hero.
     
  5. The Stodfather

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    Glad im not alone! i think its more a network issue than a phone fault.
     
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