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Connect - Dec 8, 2016

Video: How to turn on data roaming for Android and iOS

Heading across the border or abroad and want to use your phone's data? You'll need to make sure data roaming is activated on your device. Here's how.

Whether you're doing some cross-border shopping, are on a business trip or overseas checking out the sights, your smartphone is invaluable for checking maps, emailing friends and family at home or keeping the world fascinated with your photos and videos on social media. To do all this, you'll need to take a simple step and make sure your data roaming feature is activated on your device. It's as easy as a couple swipes and taps. In this video we take you through the steps for Android and iOS devices. For Android, this demo was done on a Google Pixel phone with Android Nougat: steps may vary between versions and manufacturers.