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janmcn
post Jul 28 2006, 06:17 PM
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I'm getting upset at making a point of staying in an RV park that has Wifi listed in their ads as one of their amenities and then finding the site I have, gets no reception...nor do many others! The latest was Orange Grove RV Park in Bakersfield, CA which advertised Wifi in their TL ad, but when I checked in I found it was 5 possible sites. I believe that if a park offers wifi they need to correctly advertise that it is "limited" or "throughout."

I think we need to complain to the campgrounds and TL and Woodalls, etc. about this deception...which not necessarily intentional, makes it inconvenient for those of us who count on periodic opportunities to check in with the 'net.

Jan
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janmcn   Deceptive Wifi In Advertising   Jul 28 2006, 06:17 PM
Big Ben   I'm in total agreement with you. Thats get to ...   Jul 28 2006, 06:34 PM
Beastdriver   I don't know what to do about this. When I mak...   Jul 28 2006, 06:48 PM
Homer   I totally agree on this situation. The last sever...   Jul 28 2006, 07:15 PM
John Blue   We see this all the time. In Berlin Ohio park was...   Jul 28 2006, 08:05 PM
Homer   Great idea John. A short rating system for WIFI (...   Jul 30 2006, 07:33 PM
normanj   Great idea John. A short rating system for WIFI ...   Aug 13 2006, 01:44 PM
Beastdriver   The greatest service this site could provide to us...   Aug 1 2006, 02:24 PM
janmcn   The greatest service this site could provide to u...   Aug 1 2006, 11:23 PM
dmsscs   I am on a wifi network in a campground right now. ...   Aug 8 2006, 10:11 PM
blomquir   It's not just wifi guys. I've been to CGs...   Aug 10 2006, 09:03 PM
troyster   I agree 100%. The whole WiFi rip-off is just one ...   Aug 11 2006, 10:41 PM
Beastdriver   Almost as bad as deceptive wi-fi advertising is wh...   Aug 12 2006, 02:58 PM
Homer   I question the term "Free Wifi"; the pla...   Aug 12 2006, 04:56 PM
mastercraft   The other rip off with "free wi-fi" is ...   Aug 12 2006, 05:44 PM
dmsscs   I have asked around about the whole outdoor wifi t...   Aug 14 2006, 08:59 PM
Cheryl   Everyone has different priorities. To some, the wi...   Aug 15 2006, 07:53 AM
mpj   JUst a comment: if the campgrounds say they have W...   Aug 15 2006, 09:21 AM
Beastdriver   It needs to be understood that there is not a rv p...   Aug 15 2006, 02:27 PM
dmsscs   I am sure you are right beastdriver, but at what c...   Aug 15 2006, 08:58 PM
Beastdriver   Dmsscs: It costs money to run water lines, but wou...   Aug 16 2006, 07:03 AM
johnwadams   How many try to hook up an external antenna to the...   Aug 16 2006, 11:12 AM
johnwadams   Here is something else I found. But you still hav...   Aug 16 2006, 11:25 AM
Homer   TENDnet sound like a heck of a piece of equipment....   Aug 16 2006, 01:43 PM
johnwadams   Discontinued per cos web site. Closest item is ...   Aug 16 2006, 09:32 PM
dmsscs   Beastmaster; actually I stayed at a $100 a ni...   Aug 16 2006, 09:59 PM
Cheryl   I agree they shouldn't advertise as free if th...   Aug 17 2006, 07:52 AM
genestoy   I think I posted this wifi antenna here before but...   Aug 17 2006, 09:00 AM
jauth1   Hello....I had sime problems wiath Wi-Fi in some P...   Aug 17 2006, 09:04 PM
Homer   Thanks to every one for the information on externa...   Aug 18 2006, 04:47 AM
FordTruck   I'm responding from Lake Fairfax Park in North...   Sep 9 2006, 08:30 PM
riggarob   I'm responding from Lake Fairfax Park in Nort...   Oct 2 2006, 11:16 PM
woodman   Just a couple of thoughts. First, if you're pi...   Oct 14 2006, 04:19 PM


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