24/7 hosting??

geek_benbenben11, Jun 14, 10:48 pm
Hello,
I purchased hosting from a NZ company called 24/7 Hosting. They are yet to set up my hosting account... its been 48 hrs, I'm not sure if that is a normal amount of time? I have emailed them but havent had any response. I just did a google search on them and came up with this -

http://scambusters.co.nz/forum/viewtopic. php? f=28&t=4654
&start=15

Has anyone dealt with them/has hosting with them?

Thanks

geek_vtecintegra, Jun 14, 10:53 pm
My overseas host was usable within a couple of minutes of submitting my credit card number (all automated)


geek_benbenben11, Jun 14, 11:17 pm
Thanks, I have been trying to call them but it just goes straight to answer phone. I only paid for 1 month of hosting which was $10. 00 or so, so not worried about that really, only thing that I am worried about is that I paid with my credit card so now they will have those details.

geek_vtecintegra, Jun 14, 11:19 pm
Maybe there is no one there on the weekends. I'd give them a little while longer (and keep a close eye on that credit card of course)

geek_kieran211, Jun 14, 11:22 pm
these guys: 247hosting.co.nz? been using them for a few months now. They're great, locally hosted too.

geek_benbenben11, Jun 15, 12:50 am
hmmm okay thanks guess I'll just keep waiting for them to set up my account and get in contact with me.

geek_mattnzw, Jun 15, 1:30 am
You get what you pay for. The account should have been setup within a few hours max. If it takes them two days to setup an account, imagine what their support will be like when you need help with something.
I see their website advertises award winning service. Ask them what awards they have won.

geek_mattnzw, Jul 16, 5:15 am
Actually it appears if they have gone into liquidation, if you go to some of their pages, it says Safi Technogies Ltd (In Liquidation) Trading as 247hosting

geek_jancemord, Jul 16, 6:31 am
They use to be good. btw can you flick me an e-mail matt

geek_ferita, Jul 16, 6:33 am
very misleading name for a hosting company.

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