Mobile Phone/Tablet Set Up

Internet Credits

  • Purchase at least 30 kina of internet credit from an outlet.
  • To check your phone credit dial *120# from your mobile phone
  • To check you phone internet credit dial *130# from your mobile phone
  • To top up phone internet credit using the message function, message the words “14D” to the number 1634

Tethering Mobile Phone to Tablet

  • In the “Settings” function of a mobile phone find the heading  “Tethering” or “Portable Wi-FI” or “Hotspot”.
  • Check the “SSID” and “Password” in the Portable Wi-FI/Hotspot settings before activating.
  • Enable the “Tethering” or “Portable Wi-FI” or “Hotspot” function.
  • On the Tablet under “Settings” find the heading “Wi-Fi”.
  • Turn this function on and begin scanning for the “Portable Wi-FI/Hotspot” being transmitted by the mobile phone.
  • Once found attached the mobile phone to the tablet by entering in the password set in the mobile phone settings.

Recommended Application Downloads

On mobile phones or tablets using GOOGLE PLAY download the following applications

  • File Manager (This application allows the user to organise files inside a mobile phone or tablet)
  • Dropbox (This application allows the user to share files on the internet with other users)
  • Office (This applications enables word, spreadsheets, presentation and PDF files to be opened and edited)
  • Gmail (This application allows the user to send and receive emails from a mobile phone or tablet)
  • New Jerusalem Bible (This application provides the user with an electronic version of the new Jerusalem bible)
  • Universalis (This application provides the user with an electronic version of the catholic breviary and the order of mass )
  • Catholic Hymn Book (This application provides the user with an electronic version of the catholic hymn book)
  • Weather Bug (This application provides the user with up to date weather information at the location of the mobile phone)
  • Touch (This application provides the user with a torch using the camera flash built into the mobile phone)
  • Clock (This application provides the user with an alarm clock, stopwatch & world clock)
  • Calculator (This application provides the user with an electronic calculator)
  • Viber (This application provides the user with viber application. To use this application all phone numbers in the mobile phone must contain international prefixes. For example +61 404 009 100)
  • Chrome (This application provides the user with the chrome web browser)
  • Maps (This application provides the user with world map viewing and mobile phone location capabilities anywhere in the world.