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Myki failures and breakdowns

A galley of the many ways that Melbourne's 'Myki' smartcard ticketing system can let passengers down.

'NOT IN USE' sticker on a Metcard MVM2 machine

Friday 13 April 2012 21:02 PM
Viewed 1284 times, 81 times this year)

The signal has cleared for the next train, but the Myki queue hasn't

Wednesday 11 April 2012 17:55 PM
Viewed 1061 times, 73 times this year)

The train has departed Newmarket station, but the queue remains

Wednesday 11 April 2012 17:54 PM
Viewed 1489 times, 136 times this year)

Queue of Myki users blocking the single exit at Newmarket station

Wednesday 11 April 2012 17:54 PM
Viewed 1455 times, 88 times this year)

'No comms for 7 days' error message on a Tram Driver Console

Tuesday 10 April 2012 21:06 PM
Viewed 1594 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 112 times this year)

'Out of service' message on a Tram Driver Console

Due to an incorrect SD card being inserted into the unit.

Saturday 7 April 2012 21:23 PM
Viewed 1734 times, 118 times this year)

Queue for the Myki ticket machine, none for the Metcard equivalent

Tuesday 3 April 2012 18:23 PM
Viewed 2035 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 157 times this year)

Queue to buy Metcards at the north end of Parliament station

Monday 26 March 2012 17:55 PM
Viewed 1512 times
(1 time this month, 101 times this year)

These queues to touch off on exit are getting ridiculous

Tuesday 13 March 2012 17:59 PM
Viewed 1603 times, 92 times this year)

Queue of passengers for the Myki CVMs at the main entrance of Flinders Street Station

Friday 9 March 2012 17:51 PM
Viewed 1082 times
(1 time this month, 77 times this year)

Myki Tram Driver Console showing an 'out of service' message

Running 'Melbourne Installation Manager' version 3.4.3587.19941

Friday 9 March 2012 17:33 PM
Viewed 1497 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 122 times this year)

What a joke - it's 9pm at night and you still need to queue to touch off?

Wednesday 7 March 2012 20:59 PM
Viewed 1457 times
(1 time this month, 80 times this year)

'Everyone do the Myki hunch'

It's the only way for a person of average height to read the screen of a CVM when topping up their Myki

Tuesday 7 February 2012 13:31 PM
Viewed 1747 times
(1 time this month, 115 times this year)

Error message on a Myki tram driver console: 'No or invalid application config. Please contact operator'

Saturday 21 January 2012 00:52 AM
Viewed 1801 times
(1 time this month, 110 times this year)

Can *you* read what this CVM screen says? I can't!

Friday 30 December 2011 15:38 PM
Viewed 1380 times, 89 times this year)

New Myki barriers in place at Southern Cross, but not in use

Monday 26 September 2011 08:44 AM
Viewed 1307 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 99 times this year)

New Myki barriers in place at Southern Cross, but not in use

Monday 26 September 2011 08:44 AM
Viewed 1334 times
(1 time this month, 89 times this year)

A clean looking FPD at Corio: too bad it is the only unit, and it is stuck in 'Administrative Lock' mode

Tuesday 16 November 2010 13:17 PM
Viewed 1374 times
(1 time this month, 92 times this year)

Myki FPD showing a IP address conflict message from Windows CE

Sunday 11 April 2010 09:55 AM
Viewed 2693 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 125 times this year)

Out of order CVM at Glenferrie

Thursday 25 March 2010 12:32 PM
Viewed 1223 times, 85 times this year)

Never used in anger - Myki equipment removed from the old concourse at North Melbourne

Installed as part of the initial civil works, removed in 2009 following the opening of the new southern entrance to North Melbourne station

Friday 18 December 2009 20:03 PM
Viewed 1742 times
(1 time this month, 96 times this year)

'Out of Service - Administrative Lock' message on a Myki FPD

Monday 26 October 2009 18:36 PM
Viewed 1657 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 101 times this year)
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Viewed 2023 times (6 times this week, 42 times this month, 187 times this year)