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Select data usage limits

You can set limits for the amount of data to be transferred before the USB modem application (Vodafone Mobile Broadband) shows a warning. Follow these instructions to select data usage limits.

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Find "Usage"

Click Vodafone Mobile Broadband.

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Find "Usage"

Click Preferences.

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Find "Usage"

Click Usage.

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Select option

Select one of the following options:
Enter usage limit, go to 2a.
Select warning settings, go to 2b.
Turn balance check when connecting to the internet on or off, go to 2c.

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2a - Enter usage limit

Highlight Volume-based.

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2a - Enter usage limit

Highlight the field next to Limit.
Key in the required amount of data.

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2b - Select warning settings

Click Warnings.

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2b - Select warning settings

Click the box next to Warn before reaching limit to turn the setting on or off.

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2b - Select warning settings

When the box is ticked (V), you'll receive a warning before the limit defined in step 2 is reached.

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2b - Select warning settings

Click the box next to Warn when limit reached or exceeded to turn the setting on or off.

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2b - Select warning settings

When the box is ticked (V), you'll receive a warning when the limit defined in step 2 is reached or exceeded.

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2c - Turn balance check when connecting to the internet on or off

Click Pay as you go.

To use this function, you need to be on a pay as you go price plan.

You also need to select a price plan type. Click here for information on how to select a price plan type.
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2c - Turn balance check when connecting to the internet on or off

Click the box next to Check balance on connect to turn the setting on or off.

To use this function, you need to be on a pay as you go price plan.

You also need to select a price plan type. Click here for information on how to select a price plan type.
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2c - Turn balance check when connecting to the internet on or off

When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the setting is turned on.

To use this function, you need to be on a pay as you go price plan.

You also need to select a price plan type. Click here for information on how to select a price plan type.
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Exit

Click OK to save the settings.

1. Find "Usage"

Click Vodafone Mobile Broadband.
Click Preferences.
Click Usage.

2. Select option

Select one of the following options:
Enter usage limit, go to 2a.
Select warning settings, go to 2b.
Turn balance check when connecting to the internet on or off, go to 2c.

3. 2a - Enter usage limit

Highlight Volume-based.
Highlight the field next to Limit.
Key in the required amount of data.

4. 2b - Select warning settings

Click Warnings.
Click the box next to Warn before reaching limit to turn the setting on or off.
When the box is ticked (V), you'll receive a warning before the limit defined in step 2 is reached.
Click the box next to Warn when limit reached or exceeded to turn the setting on or off.
When the box is ticked (V), you'll receive a warning when the limit defined in step 2 is reached or exceeded.

5. 2c - Turn balance check when connecting to the internet on or off

Click Pay as you go.
To use this function, you need to be on a pay as you go price plan.

You also need to select a price plan type. Click here for information on how to select a price plan type.
Click the box next to Check balance on connect to turn the setting on or off.
To use this function, you need to be on a pay as you go price plan.

You also need to select a price plan type. Click here for information on how to select a price plan type.
When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the setting is turned on.
To use this function, you need to be on a pay as you go price plan.

You also need to select a price plan type. Click here for information on how to select a price plan type.

6. Exit

Click OK to save the settings.

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