What does blocking of premium services mean?

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What does blocking of premium services mean?

What does blocking of premium services mean?

WINDTRE, always alongside its customers, has implemented from 18 October 2020 the activation of a technical block, the so-called barring or block of premium services, on all new SIMs that prevents access to premium services, the so-called VAS , offered via SMS or mobile internet.

How to deactivate Vodafone premium services?

The blocking of VAS services is carried out automatically by Vodafone and therefore the user will not have to do anything if he wants to be activated on his SIM. On the contrary, if you want to be able to activate them in the future, you will have to send an SMS to the number 3424042000 with the text “Unblock” by 25 April 2021.

What does VAS block mean?

The Authority for Communications Guarantees (Agcom) has issued a provision that provides for the blocking of value-added services (VAS), that is, which require the subscription of a subscription and are provided via SMS, MMS or mobile data.

How to disable Wind tre services?

If you want to deactivate the other WindTre paid services, know that the mechanism is almost always the same. Deactivation is always automatic and the SMS arrives on the customer's smartphone. For example, you need to type an SMS with STOP and send this message to the number 48048.

What does VAS mean?

VAS stands for "value added service" and these are paid services offered by third parties and which mostly concern content ranging from weather to horoscopes.

How to block WIND TRE paid services?

If you want to deactivate the other WindTre paid services, know that the mechanism is almost always the same. Deactivation is always automatic and the SMS arrives on the customer's smartphone. For example, you need to type an SMS with STOP and send this message to the number 48048.

How to disable Wind charge?

To disable Wind paid services just send:
  1. An SMS with “STOP” written to 48048, to block the receipt of paid messages.
  2. An SMS with the wording “STOP” to 48005 to block, instead, the subscription MMS.

How to disable 100 giga for you WINDTRE?

How to deactivate a WindTre offer with the WindTre app
  1. Press the little man icon at the bottom right.
  2. Type “deactivate promo [name of offer]” in the appropriate typing field.
  3. Select the airplane icon to confirm and submit your request.
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