HORRIBLE Tech Support via Chat

Contacted FIOS Tech support via the chat... The representative fixed NOTHING... opened up one ticket with the wrong information, and then disconnected the chat before he even attempted to look at all my problems. WOW. personal info has been x'd out.

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 Your chat ID number is 04161068104.  Chat Subject: FiOS Television (Other)
Your Question: Remote DVR does not work, Caller ID on TV does not work, FIOS internet connection keeps dropping out and I have to power cycle the router
A Verizon Service Representative will be with you shortly. Thank you. (13:43:55)
13:47:23 Estimated wait time is approximately 2 m: 23 s. We apologize for the delay. You are next in the line. A representative will be with you shortly.

Agent Justin has joined. (13:48:03)
Justin : Chat ID for this session is 04161068104. (13:48:03)
Justin(13:48:33): Thank you for using Live Chat technical support, my name is Justin. I apologize for any delays in reaching an agent.
Justin(13:48:38): Please confirm the name and street address on the FIOS account. Thank you for your patience.
Joseph Allocco(13:48:42): no problem justin
Joseph Allocco(13:48:56): xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Justin(13:49:26): Thank you for confirming your account information. Future issues may be resolved using the Verizon In Home Agent located at http://www.verizon.com/connect . When we are done would you like a one-time trouble shooting email with helpful links that may assist you both about this chat and possibly in the future?
Justin(13:49:37): Give me a moment to access your account
Joseph Allocco(13:50:04): Yeah I have the in home agent... It constantly give me a "service unavailable" error
Justin(13:51:34): I am running a test on the line right now, just a moment please.
Joseph Allocco(13:51:42): ok thanks Justin
Justin(13:53:57): I am still running some tests to see what is going on, just wanted to let you know I haven't forgot about you.
Joseph Allocco(13:54:05): Thanks man 😃
Justin(13:57:35): Log out of the web remote DVR site
Joseph Allocco(13:57:50): ok done
Justin(14:01:45): Ok log back into the site http://www36.verizon.com/fiostv/web/
Justin(14:01:55): Try to access the DVR's now
Joseph Allocco(14:02:33): ok logging on
Joseph Allocco(14:03:04): ok went to tv listings, picked a show and no record option
Justin(14:04:19): I am sorry this is an issue with the web site itself, just a moment create a ticket for that department
Joseph Allocco(14:04:24): trying from my phone now
Joseph Allocco(14:05:47): it timed out
Justin(14:06:37): Correct there is a issue with the web page I am sending a ticket to the group that control that page
Justin(14:06:47): Here is your ticket number XXXXXXXXXXXXX
Joseph Allocco(14:07:34): ok cool, any ideas about the caller id on tv issue, the router needing to be power cycled, and the verizon in home agent showing service unavailable?
Justin(14:12:00): I show you have 2 phone numbers, the xxx-xxx-xxxx has it enabled but the 2nd phone number xxx-xxx-xxxx say that it is not available
Joseph Allocco(14:12:21): I only care about xxx-xxx-xxxx, the xxxx is a fax line
Joseph Allocco(14:12:31): Caller id is not showing up on the TV
Justin(14:14:56): Just a moment I am trying to fix that issue
Justin(14:20:01): Do you have access to the Verizon Call Assistant ttps://www22.verizon.com/callassistant/ try to log in there
Justin(14:20:22): You have to have that set up as well for the caller id on the TV to work
Joseph Allocco(14:21:37): Error occurred while activating your Verizon Call Assistant account. For further assistance, Please contact customer support
Justin(14:22:27): Ok that has to be working for the caller id on the TV to work
Justin(14:22:43): They are a seperate support group, call them at Call Assistant 866-697-0853
Justin(14:22:48): They can fix that issue
Joseph Allocco(14:22:54): This is crazy, almost everything I try to do through the website fails
Joseph Allocco(14:23:01): Verizon Call Assistant is already on your account. You can add or modify other services by selecting the options below.
Justin(14:24:08): The issue is with the Verizon Call Assistant, I do not have access to fix that issue you will need to call 866-697-0853
Joseph Allocco(14:24:15): ok
Joseph Allocco(14:24:19): how about the router?
Justin(14:24:25): You may receive a survey regarding this chat. I hope you can rate us a 10 based on your experience with me today. Thank you for choosing Verizon.

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Well I called the website tech support to fix an issue with the phone button on the website giving me a service unavailable error... They completely wiped out my account and now I can't re-register.... Granted I could NOT understand what the woman was saying... I am trying via chat again....