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Telstra 24x7 for Android 2.1 Update-Now with Widgets
The latest update to the 24x7 Android App from our App team is now available to download from the Google Play Store, The new Widget was developed with convenience and ease of service usage management for both pre and post post paid services in mind.
Want to know more?
With the lastest verion of the App installed, you can now view and monitor usage for every prepaid and postpaid service in My Account, you can navigate to a service directly from within the Widget.
The Post Paid widget shows the users Data usage, recent charges and days remaining in the billing cycle.
The Prepaid widget shows users their credit remaining as well as up to 3 offer or plus pack inclusions such as Call credit, Data and Bonus SMS. If you have more than 3 bonuses or Plus packs you will need to tap on the Widget to enter the app. These 3 cannot be customised.
The Widget is set up on your mobile homescreen and depending the phone you use, the steps to do this will vary. If you have any difficulty, we can certainly help you in this thread, check out this post before asking
Things you need to know:
The Widget is for use with postpaid and prepaid mobile services that are linked to My Account.
With the new version, mobile broadband, internet, fixed telephone and services with capped data are not displayed in. This feature is on our road map, stay tuned
Widgets are not available for iPhones and iPads
Widgets are not included in versions of the 24x7 App for Android before 29 April 2013
Standard data charges will apply when downloading the app from Play Store
Unlike previous versions of the Telstra 24x7 app for Android, this new version of the app is stored in the device’s on-board (or internal) memory, rather than the device’s SD Card (or external) memory. The operation of the Widget requires that the app be stored in this location.