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A Synopsis on Airtel Facebook Flex
Airtel subscribers can easily surf Facebook at no cost with only a little loss in functionality, Airtel Facebook flex is the magic wand here. Facebook flex allows subscribers to access their Facebook chats, photos, and videos with little or no cost. It is classified into two categories; the free mode and data mode.
Airtel Facebook Flex Free Mode
This feature allows subscribers to browse freely on Facebook. Nevertheless, it is limited to certain activities on Facebook. These activities include;
- Commenting on posts
- Like comments in other posts
- Chat with your friends on Facebook
- Share photos, updates, and videos on Facebook
Airtel Facebook Flex Data Mode
You can switch from free mode to data mode to enable you to access other activities on Facebook. Switching over to data mode allows you to have access to the following additional features:
- Check out videos and photos of your friends and family on Facebook.
- Download videos on Facebook.
How to Connect to Airtel Facebook Flex
If you have an active Facebook account, you can easily begin to enjoy Facebook Flex on your Airtel line. To use Facebook flex, you need to open your Facebook page with the Facebook app or you can access your account via m.facebook.com on your mobile browser.
It is also necessary to switch on your data to get started on this feature. Once you are on Facebook flex, you should have a pop-up page showing “Facebook Free mode”, “Go To Free”, “Free Basics” and so forth.
However, it is possible not to see Facebook flex; if this is the case you should connect to Facebook flex by going to Bookmarks or Facebook Menu and clicking on “Facebook Flex”.
Disabling Airtel Facebook Flex
You can also opt out from Facebook Flex anytime any day. All you need to do is click “No Thanks” on the pop-up page inviting you to join Airtel Facebook Flex.
Similarly, you can switch from Free Mode to Data Mode by doing the following.
- To access Data Mode, click on the photo or video to view. This automatically deducts your data and changes your flex to data mode.
- You can simply return to the free mode by clicking on updates, liking posts, commenting on posts or trying to share your posts, photos and videos.
In summary, you can switch from Free Mode to Data Mode or from Airtel Facebook Flex to normal Facebook browsing with just a swipe or a keystroke.