Microsoft announced last week that we would be getting the new Zune Pass today. After checking earlier this morning the old page was still there.
October 3: 1030Hrs
Not any more!
Oops . . . click on the Get Zune Music Pass link and we get:
Just in case, we signed in using the LiveID that is hooked into both the ZuneHD and the HTC HD7 devices.
And we waited:
And waited . . . and waited. :(
Eventually we saw the first page above with the get it button. And then back to square one: Country not supported.
October 3: 1500Hrs
We now see the following after a long wait:
After selecting the 12-month option and clicking next we were presented with a credit card verification page. We verified that everything was correct and then after waiting yet again:
There must be more than a few Canucks attempting to get one their Zune Passes as the servers are seemingly overloaded! :(
We will try again later on tonight. Hopefully things will not be so overloaded.
Microsoft Small Business Specialists
Co-Author: SBS 2008 Blueprint Book