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Old November 26th, 2012, 04:58 PM   #1 (permalink)
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If i connect to my school wifi to use "Google Search" or "Youtube", do they charge me money?

If not, how do they charge people money for the internet?

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Old November 26th, 2012, 05:10 PM   #2 (permalink)
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No you will not be charged its the school who pay for the internet
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Old November 26th, 2012, 05:16 PM   #3 (permalink)
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My mom said don't use the internet or you'll get charged. What does she mean by that?
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Old November 26th, 2012, 05:52 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Hi,
There's a difference between wifi and packet data: using wifi won't cost you extra, but using packet data (mobile internet) will! So your mom's right for that part.
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I see. And one more question. How do i know when im using packet data? does it warn me?
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Old November 27th, 2012, 03:06 PM   #6 (permalink)
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when u r using 3g u will see 3g/H/E in ur statusbar. u can also check it from setting -> wireless and network -> mobile network -> packet data, if packet data is unticked u r not using it.
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Old November 29th, 2012, 12:15 AM   #7 (permalink)
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I all depends on you school policies... they might be charging a fee to cut the costs down.
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