The testing for a faulty phone connection is very similar to what you would do for a faulty broadband connection. The first thing you'll want to do is
If you have forgotten your home phone number, simply pick up the handset and dial 1956 and listen! If 1956 doesn't work, try using 1957
You can do some pretty cool stuff with your iTalk or Slingshot Network homeline! Below is a list of "star codes" and their various effects.
What is homeline rental and what does it give me? Slingshot Homeline is a telephone connection for your house – and it works in exactly the
Slingshot offers great value calling packs for Homeline to mobiles (any network), NZ landlines, Australia, UK, USA, and 50 other overseas destinations (
Better Voicemail:All the standard features of Voicemail, plus the ability to access it from just about any phone or Internet connectionLocate Me:
Using Voicemail for the Standard Network is easy - simply listen to the voice prompts and follow the instructions by pressing the keys on your phone. If
Voicemail on Slingshot's Network is very similar to Call Minder on the Standard Network. If a message has been left for you, when you pick up
Can I have my own tollfree number? Yes you can. Slingshot can provide all our calling customers the option of a personal tollfree (0800/0508) number. A
What is Slingshot Wiring Insurance?Wiring insurance is an optional add-on to your Slingshot home line and broadband services. This covers the costs of
It’s great value! Between $41 to $51 per month, depending on where you live. Call us on 0800 89 2000 to confirm your pricing.Your phone number stays
Smartphone features are extra services for your Slingshot homeline. See below Call Minder - $7.50 p/monthCall Minder acts like an answering machine and
Send us an email with your account number and how you would like your listing to be displayed (or if you'd like it removed) to customerservice@team.
If you're connected to the Slingshot Network, then you will have access to our range of Easyphone features. If you're not connected to the
Yes, you can. If you're moving your homeline to us from another provider then you will keep the same phone line and subsequently the same
What are Smartcodes? Smartcodes are a FREE service from Slingshot which allow you to assign a 4-digit PIN to as many people as you want! Every time a toll
How do I access my Better Voicemail? Accessing your Better Voicemail From an iTalk or home phone: Simply dial *55 from your phone to
Yes you can. There is usually a cost involved with changing your home phone number. Please contact us on 0800 89 2000 for more information on changing
If you have faxability with Slingshot then yes you will get two numbers - one number for your calling and one number for your fax line. The
If you'd like to cancel your Slingshot voicemail (and you're on the Spark re-sold network), all you need to do is call us on 0800 89 2000 and we
You can enable Call Privacy on a per call basis or permanently, if you have access to the Slingshot EasyPhone features. To activate this
It usually takes up to 5 days to transfer a number from one company to Slingshot.
Yes you can, although your broadband might be cancelled by your current provider. We recommend that you contact your current broadband provider to
Yes, you are required to have your calling (tolls) with Slingshot.
Not for your homeline, we'll handle that. You may still incur charges from Spark if you have additional services with them, such as mobile phone
Old voicemails will be automatically deleted after a certain period of time unless they're saved. This will help to ensure that your mailbox doesn'
Setting up your homeline with Slingshot can take up to 10 days.
No! There is no contract associated with Slingshot Homeline or Tolls.