Internet in phone
Internet in phone
App Auto Updates? Choose the time when yourself!
Android: Google Play > Settings> General > Auto-update apps > Make sure that Auto-update apps over Wi-Fi only is ON.
iOS: Go to Settings > iTunes & App Store > Make sure that the option "Use Cellular Data" is OFF.
Discover the apps that take more MB
Android: Go to Settings > Data Usage
iOS: Go to Settings > General > Mobile Data
As well, when you download an application, select no push notifications or access to location data. this way, the amount of internet that will be used, is going to be smaller.
You watch a lot of videos? Use YouTube smartly!
The app has an option that allows you to watch video in standard quality (SD) when you are using the internet bundle and in HD when you're connected to Wi-Fi.
On YouTube, go to Menu (three dots)> Settings> General> make sure that “Limit mobile data usage” is ON.
Disable Facebook Autoplay
Facebook uses Autoplay for videos, which can take up a lot of internet, but you can disable it:
Android: Open Facebook and go to Settings> Auto-play >Select On WI-FI Connections Only
iOS: Open Facebook and go to Settings> Account Settings >Videos and Photos -> Autoplay-> Select Never Auto Play Videos
WhatsApp & Viber Auto Download
Open WhatsApp > Menu > Settings > Chat Settings> Media auto-download > MAke sure to select "auto-update when connected on Wi-Fi" for images, audios, videos
As well, you can disable automatic image/video download on Viber:
Open Viber > Menu> Settings > Media > Auto download over Wi-Fi ON
SnapChat Travel Mode
Open Snapchat and go to Settings> Account Settings -> Manage Preferences-> Choose Travel Mode
In case you have and iOS 9 downloaded on your phone, you should know that this version automatically downloads and installs an option called WiFi Assist, that consumes intenet units from your bundle, even when you're connected to WiFi.
To disable Wi-Fi Assist:
Settings > Mobile Data > Wi-Fi Assist OFF
Use Google Maps Offline
After finding the address/area you want, there are two ways to save it offline:
Open Google Maps and search for an address. The button Voice, Ok Maps gives you the option to download the map.
Set a limit! You will be notified when you reach it.
If you have a smartphone runninng on android 4.0+, you can control your internet usage and set alarms and limits to your bundle consume.
Go to Settings >Data usage > Set mobile data limit > ON
You will be shown a graphic that represents the internet usage for a set period. Click on the option "Set mobile data limit" to set the amount of internet that you want to set as a limit. This way you will be notified when you're close to the line.
Remember to buy an internet bundle. It's always a good idea!
With internet add-ons you can spend more time watching video, listening to music or sharing beautiful moments with friends on social media.
Activate internet add ons of 2GB and 4GB as many times as you want.
My Vodafone App? Your best friend!
Download My Vodafone > My account > Internet
Vodafone will notify you when you reach 80% and 100% of the internet included in your bundle/plan. Be mindful of the notifications we send you.
How can I activate internet service for my Vodafone number?
How much do I get charged for internet usage?
Can I receive incoming calls while I’m navigating in Internet?
I'm being charged for the internet even though I'm not using the service! What's the problem?
How can I remove internet service from my handset?
You may enter your phone menu, go to settings and remove APN vodafoneweb
How can I automatically configure internet?
How can I manually set up my phone for Internet?
How can I configure Internet in my SIM Card only?
A- If you have a new Vodafone number, please note that Internet service is activated by default at the moment the registration is successfully completed.
B- If you have deactivated the service and want to use it again you may activate the service for your SIM by sending an SMS with text Internet at 136.
The service is free of charge.
I've changed my handset and can not use Internet service anymore! what should I do?
Your new handset must be configured for Internet service. In most of the cases you must go to Settings, GPRS Settings, select APN and write down vodafoneweb.
If I change my number and use the same handset, can I still use Internet service?
I can not save neither install automatic configuration SMS! What should I do?
How can I configure Internet as the handset does not configure automatically?
Why can't I use internet service even though it is successfully activated?
•Check if you may have deleted the configuration by mistake
•If you are located in a place with no good coverage, internet speed may be low