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I have a LG smart Android phone. I use it on WiFi at home but only want it for texting when I am out. How can I stop this phone from eating into my 2Degrees prepay money when I am out.
I want to restrict it to Texting only.
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Depending on which model phone and version of android you are using it will general be found in;
Settings > wireless and networks > mobile networks > untick mobile data
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Thank you.. I found it..
was ticked and
Cost me $30.. but thats life with a new phone..
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IIRC You can also ring 2degrees customer service and get them to disable mobile data as well?
It may also stop MMS as well?
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