They take enthusiasm to a whole new level. Not everyone, people getting contracts had to line up eg. The apple stores are crap. Put them in the comments and I'll help you out. I naively assumed the store existed to swap goods for money, not be a cool hangout for the Apple cult. I just didn't like the way they run the pickup process, which I know is not of their making.
Or sign up using Facebook, Google +, Twitter, or with your Microsoft account. The people who work here have reinvented entire industries with the Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch, as well as with services, including iTunes, the App Store, Apple Music, and Apple Pay. If they only sell certain number of phones there will be queues everyday, for a long time. It would make no difference anyway. This was my first and last visit to an apple store. Ideally I just want my home button fixed so I can use my iphone as usual Do y'all reckon I can get them to fix it for free? Why didn't you do a bit of research yourself before going in there? The genius selling the Macbook will initiate applause Gosh, that'll be annoying. It just reminds me of all those corny team bonding days companies used to do in the 90' s.
Sprung a surprise when I returned the 2 phones I got on launch day that were not exactly the size I wanted. Not because there was anything to cheer about, but it erupted out of nowhere and the whole store was joining in on it just for the sake of it. Products that you purchase in Australia are covered by Australian. Are they gonna make me pay loads to get it fixed? Just want to point out some small things: 1. I can setup my own phone.
You can now participate in the iMore forums. But apple will be there for awhile at least with their strength in content. How to ask a question Chances are, if you have a problem, someone else has had it in the past, too. All I wanted was to pay and leave but this guy asked me to wait while they call their supposedly genius to do who knows what. They are completely useless for technical advice, in my experience. They will jump again but this time they also have google to be worried about, not just microsoft.
They can take any well supported product and turn it into a nightmare. People were prepared to suffer high prices and inflexible Apple options in the 80s and early 90s for what they perceived to be a premium product. They actually believe that they can tell me the customer what I want. I had enough and told the guy who had earlier made the speech that I was leaving and would buy a Samsung phone instead. Look, I just want to top up Apple's cash register and leave I got other better things to do! I already had 2 4s. He should do it in a more constructive manner. The genius dealing with the purchaser seems to initiate it and all other staff join in when they hear it start.
I believe they are there to give you a warm fuzzy feeling with the clapping cheering etc. If you have Finder selected, it will show results for Finder. But when they do, you don't have to panic: There are a number of different ways to troubleshoot your issues. Do you have any questions about how to get support your Mac, iPhone, iPad, or Apple Watch? Experience many times by many people. It's likely to startle some people especially those passing by outside and those who don't frequent Apple stores that often. After 50 min 1:40pm , only a very small number of people had moved off the line. Enough to make you loose your lunch! Official Apple retail store closest to Surfers Paradise selling iPhones, iPads as well as a Genius Bar to help you with your Apple products, Workshops and more.
Think about how much spare time you will have to wait at apple stores knowing that you don't need to watch the forum continuously. While apple have a huge markup, look at their customer service for things though, It's top notch Broken phone? I used to work for Apple so if you have any queries let me know happy to help. The app is currently available in the following countries: Tap on any one of your devices to open its support portal; from there, you can either search for a specific issue or browse general troubleshooting topics to find an answer to your problem. . Some retailers will be nice enough to start things running or even be a proxy for you, but that's purely their choice. But as someone else said, I am outside in a queue next to these people for 50mins. The purpose of creating this thread is really to warn people that a reserved iPhone involves more than just going there and paying.
If your Apple product breaks you can just take it back into the Apple store, the same goes with any other product with local warranties. She got a nice ultra blue screen and I got a better neutral screen. It is as direct an emotional assault as they come. Didn't sound like he got loud or abusive. As with all businessman profit is king which isnt bad.
You may be offered a replacement then and there if it is a hardware issue so make sure you have made a backup beforehand. Heard of numerous other problems with Chermside from others too. There's no set event as such that triggers it. Tomorrow I might purchase a galaxy S2 from Kogan — it costs almost half what my 4s was going to cost. Some iphones actually had faulty home buttons and power buttons and can be replaced with no charge, check the apple website to see if that information is still there. Love Apple tech, but there stores need some serious work.