Last updated: 18 December 2012
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BSNL South Wireless Broadband Data Usage Checking Process

BSNL Wireless Broadband (WiMAX) customers in many are worrying about the data usage used, where free limit crossed for their limited data plans for which result in with excess bills for internet data usage.

The solution by BSNL for difficulties caused about excess data usage for south zone postpaid customers in Wireless Broadband(WiMAX) which is a high seed wireless broadband service, is Data usage check through SMS.
BSNL South Wireless Broadband Data Usage Check
It is always good to regularly check the broadband data usage account to know the usage pattern, which will help the customer to keep control on internet downloads if subscribed to a BSNL Limited Wireless Broadband (WiMAX) plans. Here is a illustrated process to check the BSNL Wireless Broadband(WiMAX) Data Usage through SMS.

WiMAX Data Usage Checking Process through SMS
WiMax Users in South Zone (Andhrapradesh, Tamilnadu, Karnataka, Kerala) can view their usage through SMS as follows.
  • From BSNL Mobile : Send SMS with the message wimax<space>unique id to 53733 
  • From Other Network Mobile: Send SMS  wimax<space>unique id  to 9442253733 
  • Example - type wimaxtb<space>10000xxx to 53733/9442253733
Important Notes
  1. By this SMS service, the current month data usage only can been obtained. Usage Value(UV) displayed in SMS will be the data usage upto previous day. Today's usage will be updated on next day.
  2. customer should get the unique id for data checking through sms, which will be available in WiMAX telephone bill in the format of ab10000001@bsnl.in, then after ignoring  "@bsnl.in", note down the unique id as "ab10000001".
By keeping a regular check on Wireless Broadband(WiMAX) data usage, which will also helps the subscriber to ensure that nobody is abusing and making unauthorized use of broadband account.
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16 comments:

  1. can i use my wimax connection as wifi...........can i conect my wifi enabled mobile phone to internet through wimax..........if yes please tell me how..................my email id is chetan.atri45@gmail.com

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    1. You have to connect another wifi router to WiMAX equipment and can use the internet on any wifi enabled device.

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    2. A simple connection to a WiFi Router may not give result. You will have to check the IP class of both devices and have to configure the router's IP as per WiMax device's IP.

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    3. you can use your wimax connection through wifi.connect the wimax connection to a wifi router.now you can use your wimax as wifi and can connect your laptop,tab or mobile phone..

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    4. you can make your computer or laptop as hotspot device.

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  2. I am using winmax connection in Kerala-Thrissur. I pruchased wifi router and connected to the router, but it was not working properly and the BSNL people also cheked they r not able to connect. can any one else to solve the problem?. my email id: sidhik.hamza@gmail.com

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    1. you have to configure the rooter - as described in the catalogue received with it(may be with a slight change in the IP address of the device). my device is working well. don't forget to make the connection secure by providing security with password.

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  3. Got letter from BSNL. they are going to stop Wimax service. Wonder why ?

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    1. because BSNL handover the spectrum

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    2. Bsnl contracted with icomm company was over after this month...they stop wimax service

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  4. I live in rural area of Punjab and wimax download speed is not more than 20 kbps(Plan 512kbps). How i can increase that!!!!

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  5. Any option to stop Internet after free limit other than checking by sms

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  6. i have been using Wimax passed six months, initially it was quite good and stable. but later i am facing a problem in getting signals and also passed 15 days i am not able to access the net even i paid 1000 RBN for one month.
    Wimax is not good in Ladakh region .......

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  7. Sir,
    my wimax status page lan up 10m/full last 20 day but bsnl wimax no body avilable in up east zone technical person to solve my problem please check my problem and help me

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  8. i have been using Wimax. now i have changed my wimax plan . how can i check it.

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  9. How to check bsnl wifi mb usage?

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