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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.

Another myki user gets overcharged - all of the readers go dead at the same time

Now he can't touch off, so he gets stiffed with a higher fare

7 February 2014 18:44 PM
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(2 times this month, 72 times this year)

All the myki readers on the bus go to 'In service' at the same time

7 February 2014 18:43 PM
Viewed 551 times
(2 times this month, 67 times this year)

Looks like the "every myki reader goes 'In service' at the same time" bug is still to be resolved

7 February 2014 08:27 AM
Viewed 621 times
(6 times this month, 86 times this year)

Unwanted EFT receipts still pile up

4 February 2014 07:46 AM
Viewed 671 times
(3 times this month, 92 times this year)

Technician working to fix a defective set of Myki readers at Flagstaff station

20 January 2014 08:07 AM
Viewed 900 times
(11 times this month, 124 times this year)

'Temporarily unavailable' flags on a defective Myki gate at Melbourne Central

18 January 2014 22:15 PM
Viewed 587 times
(1 time this week, 11 times this month, 74 times this year)

'In service' message displayed onboard a not in service bus

18 January 2014 13:13 PM
Viewed 533 times
(3 times this month, 60 times this year)

Out of service Myki machine at Southern Cross

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18 January 2014 08:47 AM
Viewed 640 times
(8 times this month, 83 times this year)

Unwanted receipts still pile up

18 January 2014 08:47 AM
Viewed 820 times
(8 times this month, 137 times this year)

The reason for the defective gate: an 'Operator Authentication' message

18 January 2014 08:42 AM
Viewed 708 times
(7 times this month, 87 times this year)

'Temporarily unavailable' flags on a defective Myki gate at Southern Cross

18 January 2014 08:42 AM
Viewed 538 times
(9 times this month, 68 times this year)

Trying hard to read a Myki screen during an Aussie summer

8 January 2014 17:52 PM
Viewed 703 times
(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 80 times this year)

'EFTPOS not working' notice on a Myki ticket machine

7 January 2014 20:53 PM
Viewed 1291 times
(11 times this month, 178 times this year)

I haven't see this for a while - Myki reader onboard a tram stuck in a reboot loop

7 January 2014 08:25 AM
Viewed 653 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 96 times this year)

'Device is out of service / Error on primary console' message on a Myki tram driver console

19 December 2013 17:59 PM
Viewed 680 times
(1 time this week, 14 times this month, 92 times this year)

"Gate out of order' message at Flinders Street Station

18 December 2013 13:47 PM
Viewed 839 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 89 times this year)

Bytecraft technician working to fix a defective Myki gate at Southern Cross Station

17 December 2013 17:45 PM
Viewed 714 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 95 times this year)

People still line up to top up their myki at Southern Cross Station

17 December 2013 17:41 PM
Viewed 784 times
(9 times this month, 91 times this year)

Despite some software changes, unwanted Myki receipts still cover Southern Cross Station

15 November 2013 08:49 AM
Viewed 654 times
(6 times this month, 75 times this year)

With the note acceptor missing, the banknote icon is crossed out under 'Ways to pay'

12 November 2013 17:59 PM
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(4 times this month, 86 times this year)

Another example of tram readers going 'In service' simultaneously

12 November 2013 08:39 AM
Viewed 654 times
(5 times this month, 101 times this year)

'Touch here' scrawled on a worn out Myki reader

6 November 2013 16:47 PM
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(8 times this month, 120 times this year)

'Touch here' scrawled on every worn out Myki reader

6 November 2013 16:43 PM
Viewed 776 times
(5 times this month, 103 times this year)

Bytecraft technician cleaning Myki readers at a suburban railway station

29 October 2013 08:35 AM
Viewed 694 times
(3 times this month, 94 times this year)
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