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Where can I buy an M500 stylus?

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Hi,

Can any please advise where I can buy a replacement stylus for the Orange M500. Orange themselves dont sell them and the ones I bought from Expansys claiming to be for the M500 dont fit.

Can anyone help??

Cheers

Jon

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I did a quick search on google but for HTC magician replacement stylus and it came back with a few possiblities including proporta.

If you have any joy please let me know, i'm forever losing these things :)

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Thanks but they only appear to sell 3/4 in 1 styli and they dont look to be the same size. I have tried trawling google to no avail.

Anyone else??

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Thanks but they only appear to sell 3/4 in 1 styli and they dont look to be the same size. I have tried trawling google to no avail.

Anyone else??

Shame you weren't looking last week - I sold my last 10 original ones on ebay for £3 each - I know what you mean about the one-size-fits-all 3 in 1 styluses..

I'll let you know if I get anymore.

Richard

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Jon - have u tried boxwave - http://www.boxwave.com/products/styraballpointpen/index.htm

Hi,

Can any please advise where I can buy a replacement stylus for the Orange M500. Orange themselves dont sell them and the ones I bought from Expansys claiming to be for the M500 dont fit.

Can anyone help??

Cheers

Jon

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Had a look thanks but they dont do one for the M500. Plus I would prefer just a normal stylus.

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I know you said you got some on Expansys, was it these ones:-

M500 Stylus

Catherine

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Yes those are the ones. The picture is of an M500 stylus, but the product I received doesnt look like that. If you look at the attachment the one on the left is what I received and the one on the right is an original M500 stylus.

Even Expansys expected them to fit!!

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Yes I see what you mean, thats no good is it?

Have you not got the spare stylus that came with the phone originally?

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Have you tried Ebay? You can sometime spick up dummy phones with original stylus. Or, you could buy my spare for £100 +vat :)

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I have. Nothing up before, unless you want to buy one that doubles as a pen and buy it from a guy in hong kong, where it is pot luck if it will fit your M500 or just turn out to be a small back sctratcher!!

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I have. Nothing up before, unless you want to buy one that doubles as a pen and buy it from a guy in hong kong, where it is pot luck if it will fit your M500 or just turn out to be a small back sctratcher!!

Hello, as I mentioned earlier, there are listings for original stylus ocassionally...

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vie...item=5861601989

all sold, no more left for the moment :-(

Richard

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Thanks. I have just PM'ed you my email address for if you get any more.

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Thanks. I have just PM'ed you my email address for if you get any more.

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go into your nearest orange shop or vodafone store pick up a display model and slip the stylus out , i never told you to do this

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...and you've lost the spare one in the box aswell??? :shock:

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go into your nearest orange shop or vodafone store pick up a display model and slip the stylus out , i never told you to do this

You'll be lucky - my local orange store is tiny - not only do they not stock 'business' handsets such as the m500, they'd be on top of you staring at all times if you tried anything. I've never seen the VPA compact in a voda store either :-(

Richard

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No I havent lost any. I am responsible for the mobile phones at the company i work for. We have 10 of these devices and i need spares for when my collegues lose them!

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I know u get one with a replacement phone from Orange Care ;-)

Couln't you just phone Orange Care and explain that you've lost most functionality of the phone - dont tell em why!!

heheh - sorry only joking - useless posting is my thing today so it seems.

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The dummy M500s on display in the Orange shops have removable stylus' already in them. If the store staff haven't removed them already then go and help yourself, you won't be putting anyone out because they are useless to the Orange shop staff anyway.

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Hiya

Just thought Id leave the phone no for HTC Europe (smartphone repairers) - 0871 223 0217, try them and see if they can help.

Catherine

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Hiya

Just thought Id leave the phone no for HTC Europe (smartphone repairers) - 0871 223 0217, try them and see if they can help.

Catherine

Tried them before for a c500 battery cover - no joy, they referred me to Orange.

Richard

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Hiya

Just thought Id leave the phone no for HTC Europe (smartphone repairers) - 0871 223 0217, try them and see if they can help.

Catherine

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Thanks, thats the best idea in this topic for a while. I tried them and got an answerphone ! However I have emailed them from the website. Not very hopeful but you never know.

PS. For anyone else posting in this topic. I would like to buy a few styli as backups for the 10 devices I support. Borrowing one from an Orange shop each time is not really practical, but thanks for the advice anyway.

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Thanks, thats the best idea in this topic for a while. I tried them and got an answerphone ! However I have emailed them from the website. Not very hopeful but you never know.

PS. For anyone else posting in this topic. I would like to buy a few styli as backups for the 10 devices I support. Borrowing one from an Orange shop each time is not really practical, but thanks for the advice anyway.

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If you leave a message on the answerphone they usually ring bring pretty quickly, and they are really nice too.

Theyve just fixed mine and my hubbies C500's, sorted the joysticks out. **Just sold mine on Ebay for £64 and my friend is having my hubbies for £60**

Catherine

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Yes those are the ones. The picture is of an M500 stylus, but the product I received doesnt look like that. If you look at the attachment the one on the left is what I received and the one on the right is an original M500 stylus.

Even Expansys expected them to fit!!

That is an M5000 stylus btw (if this hasn't already been pointed out :))

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That is an M5000 stylus btw (if this hasn't already been pointed out :))

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In the picture the one on the right is an M500 stylus. Are you saying the one on the left is for an M5000??

Cheers

Jon

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