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    • molerat
    • By molerat 17th Jul 17, 4:09 PM
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    So What Idiot At Tesco ............
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    • 17th Jul 17, 4:09 PM
    So What Idiot At Tesco ............ 17th Jul 17 at 4:09 PM
    decided to issue new Clubcard key fobs before upgrading the hardware at their filling stations to accept them !
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    • peachyprice
    • By peachyprice 17th Jul 17, 4:52 PM
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    • 17th Jul 17, 4:52 PM
    Is this the new 'contactless' one? Surely the old ones were contactless anyway as all you had to do is hold them in front of the scanner, barcode side up!
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    • wealdroam
    • By wealdroam 17th Jul 17, 5:24 PM
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    • 17th Jul 17, 5:24 PM
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    • 17th Jul 17, 5:24 PM
    decided to issue new Clubcard key fobs before upgrading the hardware at their filling stations to accept them !
    Originally posted by molerat
    Just continue to use the old ones.
    • molerat
    • By molerat 17th Jul 17, 5:40 PM
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    • 17th Jul 17, 5:40 PM
    Just continue to use the old ones.
    Originally posted by wealdroam
    A bit late when you have already thrown the old one away
    The QR code works fine scanning in store just not at the filling stations. What makes it worse is that they have recently upgraded the scanners at the pumps. I think maybe someone somewhere has made a bit of a boo boo

    Is this the new 'contactless' one? Surely the old ones were contactless anyway as all you had to do is hold them in front of the scanner, barcode side up!
    Originally posted by peachyprice
    The scanner at the pump cannot read the new QR barcode on the fob.
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    • wealdroam
    • By wealdroam 17th Jul 17, 5:45 PM
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    • 17th Jul 17, 5:45 PM
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    • 17th Jul 17, 5:45 PM
    A bit late when you have already thrown the old one away
    The QR code works fine scanning in store just not at the filling stations. What makes it worse is that they have recently upgraded the scanners at the pumps. I think maybe someone somewhere has made a bit of a boo boo
    Originally posted by molerat
    The stuff that came with the new card and fobs included:
    Tapping and scanning are not available at some Fuel Pay at Pump terminals until late 2017.
    • photome
    • By photome 17th Jul 17, 5:50 PM
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    • 17th Jul 17, 5:50 PM
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    • 17th Jul 17, 5:50 PM
    The stuff that came with the new card and fobs included:
    Originally posted by wealdroam
    yeh but , no one is expected to read instructions/terms
    • glentoran99
    • By glentoran99 17th Jul 17, 5:54 PM
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    • 17th Jul 17, 5:54 PM
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    • 17th Jul 17, 5:54 PM
    get the phone app
    • molerat
    • By molerat 17th Jul 17, 6:07 PM
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    • 17th Jul 17, 6:07 PM
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    • 17th Jul 17, 6:07 PM
    I was just handed my fob by MrsM so didn't get to read any instructions.
    Nothing mentioned in the on line FAQs and in fact
    Will my old Clubcard continue to work?
    Last updated 31st May 2017
    Only for a little while, so we recommend you cut up any old cards and dispose of them in household waste.
    So I go back to someone has made a boo boo and this has been found out at a late stage. Looks like the usual corporaee cluster!!!!
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    • Blackbeard of Perranporth
    • By Blackbeard of Perranporth 17th Jul 17, 7:12 PM
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    • 17th Jul 17, 7:12 PM
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    • 17th Jul 17, 7:12 PM
    We're desperate for the £2:50 voucher for filling up, to buy cocoa!
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    • LilElvis
    • By LilElvis 17th Jul 17, 10:12 PM
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    Gave the husband his new card this evening so I had better tell him about the issues before the Met Office put out a warning that the air has turned an interesting shade of blue over our local Tescos filling station.
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