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What is "*Now" in my Address Book?

hi Y'all,

 

I've been curious about something... When I go to Menu then to  Address Book there is a listing labled  "*Now"  with a number of  "*669" just below the entry.   Anyone have a clue what it is?  I know I didn't place it there   :-\

 

My phone is a Samsung Propel.

 

Thankx in advance,

 

B.W.

 

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That short code will return the upgrade availability for that line of service.
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That short code will return the upgrade availability for that line of service.

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AT&T's return policy has changed effective 10/07/12.  You have 14 days to return the device & cxl without a ETF.  Policy info HERE.



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wilcre wrote:
That short code will return the upgrade availability for that line of service.

Thank you,  Wilcre.  I've noticed  the  *Now  on the 3 phones I have but,  never knew what they were for.

 

hoping a warm, happy weekend for you, 

 

B.W.

 

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wilcre wrote:
That short code will return the upgrade availability for that line of service.

I'm sorry, but what do you mean "return" the upgrade availability?  I'm not sure what you mean by "return".

 

Thanks so much. I had no idea what that meant either.

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oldladyfan wrote:

wilcre wrote:
     That short code will return the upgrade availability for that line of service.

     I'm sorry, but what do you mean "return" the upgrade availability?  I'm not sure what you mean by "return".

     Thanks so much. I had no idea what that meant either.


     When you use *NOW, you query the system what the upgrade date is for that line, the system then "Returns" the eligibility date to you.


Knight Rider Rules.gif


AT&T's return policy has changed effective 10/07/12.  You have 14 days to return the device & cxl without a ETF.  Policy info HERE.



Where is Justin Timberlake when you need him?. I need him to billed me a bridge to get a cross all these tears from complainers.This post is protected under the laws of the United States & other Countries. Unauthorized duplication, Distribution may result in civil liability & criminal prosecution.The OP gratefully acknowledge the cooperation of: The mods, Fellow forumites, Canada, The United States Of America, Mexico, USVI & Europe. As well as James Bond.

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wilcre wrote:

oldladyfan wrote:

wilcre wrote:
     That short code will return the upgrade availability for that line of service.

     I'm sorry, but what do you mean "return" the upgrade availability?  I'm not sure what you mean by "return".

     Thanks so much. I had no idea what that meant either.


     When you use *NOW, you query the system what the upgrade date is for that line, the system then "Returns" the eligibility date to you.


            Oh, so it does't do anything to your phone; just gives you the information? I'm sorry if I seem so dumb about this.

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oldladyfan wrote:

wilcre wrote:

oldladyfan wrote:

wilcre wrote:
     That short code will return the upgrade availability for that line of service.

     I'm sorry, but what do you mean "return" the upgrade availability?  I'm not sure what you mean by "return".

     Thanks so much. I had no idea what that meant either.


     When you use *NOW, you query the system what the upgrade date is for that line, the system then "Returns" the eligibility date to you.


            Oh, so it does't do anything to your phone; just gives you the information? I'm sorry if I seem so dumb about this.

     Correct and no need to worry about it.


Knight Rider Rules.gif


AT&T's return policy has changed effective 10/07/12.  You have 14 days to return the device & cxl without a ETF.  Policy info HERE.



Where is Justin Timberlake when you need him?. I need him to billed me a bridge to get a cross all these tears from complainers.This post is protected under the laws of the United States & other Countries. Unauthorized duplication, Distribution may result in civil liability & criminal prosecution.The OP gratefully acknowledge the cooperation of: The mods, Fellow forumites, Canada, The United States Of America, Mexico, USVI & Europe. As well as James Bond.

When the going gets rough, hide in a pillow fort and pretend you don't exist.
*The views and opinions expressed on this forum are purely my own. Any product claim, statistic, quote, or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider, or party.

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