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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.

Queue to buy Metcards at the north end of Parliament station

26 March 2012 17:55 PM
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(4 times this week, 17 times this month, 93 times this year)

These queues to touch off on exit are getting ridiculous

13 March 2012 17:59 PM
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(2 times this week, 16 times this month, 142 times this year)

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

9 March 2012 17:51 PM
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(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 94 times this year)

Tram Driver Console showing an 'out of service' message

Running 'Melbourne Installation Manager' version 3.4.3587.19941

9 March 2012 17:33 PM
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(3 times this week, 18 times this month, 111 times this year)

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

7 March 2012 20:59 PM
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(2 times this week, 11 times this month, 101 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)

7 February 2012 13:31 PM
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(3 times this week, 15 times this month, 143 times this year)

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

21 January 2012 00:52 AM
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(4 times this week, 15 times this month, 132 times this year)

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

30 December 2011 15:38 PM
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(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 101 times this year)

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

26 September 2011 08:44 AM
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(1 time this week, 13 times this month, 114 times this year)

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

26 September 2011 08:44 AM
Viewed 1057 times
(1 time this week, 18 times this month, 138 times this year)

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

16 November 2010 13:17 PM
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(10 times this month, 96 times this year)

Myki FPD showing a IP address conflict message from Windows CE

11 April 2010 09:55 AM
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(3 times this week, 18 times this month, 327 times this year)

Out of order CVM at Glenferrie

25 March 2010 12:32 PM
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(1 time this week, 8 times this month, 108 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

18 December 2009 20:03 PM
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(7 times this month, 118 times this year)

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

26 October 2009 18:36 PM
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(4 times this month, 103 times this year)
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