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Can I receive SMS without activating roaming?

Hi there, 

 

I’m on postpaid plan, and planning to go overseas for travel.

Can I receive SMS without activating roaming service during stay in overseas?  Just receiving SMS.

 

Also, can I put a temporary stop on my postpaid service? If available, is my contract day going to be postponed automatically?  

 

Cheers.

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Re: Can I receive SMS without activating roaming?

Hi

 

Sorry to say the answer to both is no.

For those friends who want to contact you by SMS WhatsApp is a good alternative and you will pick these messages up when you are in wifi range.

https://www.whatsapp.com

 

Dave


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