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Master Geek
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Topic # 108310 28-Aug-2012 16:28 Send private message

Hi

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.

Thank you




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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 678258 28-Aug-2012 16:34 Send private message

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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Master Geek
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  Reply # 678262 28-Aug-2012 16:40 Send private message

Thank you.. I found it..

Data Enabled was ticked and

Data roaming was ticked

All fixed...

Cost me $30.. but thats life with a new phone..

thx....




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Master Geek
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  Reply # 678714 29-Aug-2012 13:29 Send private message

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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