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How Do U Check Minutes & Text Remaining on o2 Contract
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chappy
Old 31-03-2006, 7:34 AM
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Question How Do U Check Minutes & Text Remaining on o2 Contract

Morning All

My daughter has just gone on to a o2 contract

How do you check out how many minutes and text you have left for the month

Mant thanks

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Old 31-03-2006, 7:59 AM
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you can create an account on the o2 web site and find out on there, but it is not always up to date so just use it as a guide .
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Old 31-03-2006, 11:43 AM
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Default Easy to check

I have three O2 contracts and use the V220 phone.

The easy way to check you usage is to reset the timer on your mobile phone at the begining of your billing month (mine is on the 6th of the month). Then all I need to do is go to the timers part on my mobile and I know exactly how long I've been using the phone for.

Piece of cake
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Old 23-03-2008, 2:29 PM
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send a blank txt to 21202 for balance
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Old 23-03-2008, 2:34 PM
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Don't know if it depends on which o2 tariff you are on ?

eg Saw this on o2 website for tariff

O2 Unlimited tariff


Check your airtime balance

Find out how much airtime credit you have remaining, whenever you like.
To check your balance use Hotkey 2 or key *#10# then press the call button and your calltime balance will be shown on your display. Alternatively dial 4444 free from your mobile to hear your balance.

Check your free monthly allowance

Text BALANCE to 20202 free from your mobile and find out how much of your free allowance is still available.
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Old 24-03-2008, 5:25 PM
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Hi,
If contract phone send blank text to 21202 approx delay about last 24-48 hours usage.
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Old 24-03-2008, 6:15 PM
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RING 202 from your handset-option 1 and ask the adviser-there is a 3 day delay in the billing system but it gives you an idea-they can tell u inclusive allowances left and also overspends (non free items, not inc in free allowances)
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