Magic band ?

Discussion in 'Disney Resorts' started by rockingrollercoaster, Aug 15, 2013.

  1. rockingrollercoaster

    rockingrollercoaster Mouseketeer

    May 20, 2012
    what will prevent family members and friends from using one another's arm bands?? For instance...If grandpa only goes to the park one day out of his 5day ticket, can someone else wear his band for the remaining 4 days to get into the parks?
  2. Missytara

    Missytara I'm all ears!

    Apr 3, 2009
    It is just like the KTTW card; it is associated with the fingerscan. The technology has not changed; sorry. I am surprised anyone would think Disney would let that get that past them.
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  4. bigbabyblues

    bigbabyblues DIS Veteran

    Mar 25, 2004
    I thought I also read that when the band is scanned, the owner's name shows up somewhere. Someone posted that the CM called them by name when they showed up and scanned for a fp+.
  5. WillAustin

    WillAustin It's not a bug, it's a feature!

    Jul 4, 2011
    The FP+ attraction entry touch points show the first name of the person who was scanned.
  6. DebbieB

    DebbieB DIS Veteran

    Aug 24, 1999
    I noticed when I was out at Disneyland last week, that almost all cm's said my name when I entered a park (I have an AP).

    They don't use the finger scan at DL, instead they take pictures for everyone. They previously just did AP's but now they are doing it with regular tickets, a cm has a phone size device, asks for ID and takes a picture of the person if it's not already on file.
  7. kim929

    kim929 DIS Veteran

    Sep 12, 2007
    Going into Hollywood studios the other day, someone in the party in front of us couldn't get the finger scanner to work, they were pulled off to the side and was being questioned on other parks they went to by the band support people they have stationed all over the entrances.

    Many cm's used my first name while going through the fast pass line. An example, Kim, are you having a magical day?

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