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Myki

Photos of bits and pieces to do with Melbourne's 'Myki' smartcard ticketing system

Stainless steel myki equipment box at North Geelong station

Sunday 3 March 2013 14:35 PM
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Final Frankenbarrier array at the Swanston end of Melbourne Central replaced by Myki gates

Wednesday 27 February 2013 19:16 PM
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Bytecraft sticker on the back of a ticket machine 'CVMs - Card Vending Machine Station'

Presumably the CVMs 'Card Vending Machine Station' code is to distinguish these from the cancelled CVMs for trams

Wednesday 27 February 2013 19:10 PM
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Yet to be commissioned Myki machine at the State Library tram stop

Wednesday 27 February 2013 19:02 PM
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'Night Display' mode enabled on a Tram Driver Console

'Night Display' on a tram places every onboard Myki reader screen into a black and white screen mode. What purpose does it serve - I have no idea.

Tuesday 26 February 2013 17:58 PM
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Misspelt 'Flemmington Road' stop name displayed on a Myki tram driver console

Presumably someone fat-fingered 'Flemington' while entering the data, and nobody in Quality Assurance picked it up

Monday 25 February 2013 08:49 AM
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Old Metcard-era 'customer must have a single valid ticket for entire journey' note affixed to a Myki poster

Friday 22 February 2013 20:37 PM
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'New term. New ticket' poster in a 7-Eleven window

Friday 22 February 2013 18:23 PM
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Last piece of the main Flinders Street Station gate array added

Four more gates added, beside the existing four gate array facing St Kilda Road

Friday 22 February 2013 17:54 PM
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New bank of six gates added to the Flinders Street Station river exit

Friday 22 February 2013 17:53 PM
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Myki admits defeat with a 'Even the shortest queue is avoided with myki auto top up' campaign

While you do avoid the glacial pace of EFT transactions using a ticket machines, you still get stuck in the queue to touch on and touch off at stations!

Friday 22 February 2013 17:50 PM
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Myki SEM device: travel history screen 3 of 3

Presumably 10 travel history events is enough for the software to correctly calculate the correct daily fare - the rest of the data lives in the backend database

Thursday 21 February 2013 08:52 AM
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Myki SEM device: travel history screen 2 of 3

Due to storage constraints the card only knows the last 10 actions

Thursday 21 February 2013 08:52 AM
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Myki SEM device: travel history screen 1 of 3

Showing the first four history items out of a total of 10

Thursday 21 February 2013 08:52 AM
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Myki SEM device: top up history

Displays the previous five top ups - that is all the card knows about

Thursday 21 February 2013 08:52 AM
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Myki SEM device: status screen 3 of 3 - pass status

Only shown when card has a pass loaded, indicates expiry date, original duration and zones, and the number of days remaining

Thursday 21 February 2013 08:50 AM
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Myki SEM device: status screen 2 of 3 - Myki money

Only shown when card is touched on - indicates myki money balance, the currently active 2-hour product, and the zones it applies to.

Thursday 21 February 2013 08:50 AM
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Myki SEM device: status screen 1 of 3 - overview

Showing card balance, touch on/off status, fare type, and expiry time of the current 2-hour fare product (not the 4 year card expiry)

Thursday 21 February 2013 08:50 AM
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Overhead view of a pair of 'wide' Myki gates

Tuesday 19 February 2013 08:46 AM
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Main gate array for the Bourke Street end of Southern Cross Station: seven normal and one wide gate

Tuesday 19 February 2013 08:44 AM
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'No comms for 7 days' message on a Tram Driver Console

Wednesday 13 February 2013 07:35 AM
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Myki sticker with Metlink branding at a retail outlet

Wednesday 13 February 2013 07:21 AM
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Adding tiles to where the Metcard gates used to be at Flinders Street Station

Friday 8 February 2013 08:34 AM
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Ready to add a new bank of Myki gates at the river end of Flinders Street Station

Friday 8 February 2013 08:31 AM
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