Basic Mail – send and receive emailsWhat is it? A basic way to send and receive e-mails.Who is it for? Good for people who don’t use mail often or a lot, and who don’t get sent / send many photos or big documents.What is it? A web-based e-mail service – it doesn’t work like Outlook.How much? FREEWhat else do I This is a free, basic service, without any protection or much mail space. Consider upgrading to Premium Mail if you useneed to know? mail a lot, and adding Net Protect to defend against online harm.What do I need You can use it with any internet connection, but it is really a starter mail option for people without a mail service included init with / to use it? their internet access – so for BT Broadband Classic and Basic customers.
Premium Mail – a better way to do your emailWhat is it? A better way to send and receive e-mails as it is quicker and holds more mail than Basic Mail, and has basic protection against viruses in emails.Who is it for? People who use mail a lot, want to or are used to using MS Outlook, and / or who get sent or send a lot of photos or big documents.What is it? An Outlook based e-mail service with space for up to 2,000 photos, 5 email addresses, and basic anti-virus protectionHow much? £1.50 / monthWhat else do I The Anti-virus protection is basic and not as effective as Net Protect, and does not defend against hackers and worms, soneed to know? consider adding Net Protect to increase your defence against online harm, especially if you are online a lot.What do I need BT Broadband Classic, Broadband Basic, and Narrowband Pay as you go customers don’t have Premium Mail and will benefitit with / to use it? from the service.
Net Protect – the smartest protection against online harmWhat is it? A state of the art way to defend yourself against computer viruses and other on-line threats like hackers and worms.Who is it for? Anyone who is online, but especially people who are online a lot, like broadband customers, who are therefore more at risk.What is it? An automatically updated service that spots and stops malicious programmes hidden in material sent to you, and also stops people and computers getting access to your PC from the internet.How much? £3.50 / MonthWhat else do I A lot of people think they have anti-virus protection in the package they bought with their PC. However, in many casesneed to know? the inclusive packages are effective for 90 day trials only, and have long ceased to be an up to date protection against the new viruses, worms and hackers active every day. It’s also worth knowing that you can specify which sites people using your PC can use with Net Protect, stopping them from deliberately or accidentally visiting unsuitable sites.What do I need It works with all other products and services.it with / to use it?
Net Back Up – safeguard your most treasured worksWhat is it? A easy way to safeguard your most valuable files and digital photos.Who is it for? Anyone online, but especially people who have digital photos or important documents stored on their PCs, feel at risk of losing or damaging their PC (e.g. take laptop out and about), and have broadband.What is it? A service that automatically stores the files / photos you tell it at a completely secure and private location protected by BT. In the event of a problem, you can get your backed up files within 24 hours.How much? £3.99 / month for 300 photos, £7.99 / month for 600 photos.What else do I You can of course back your stuff up on CDs and DVDs, but this service does it automatically for you and keeps yourneed to know? information safe and away from your home and PC.What do I need It’s best with broadband otherwise the transfer of files to the safe location will take a very long time.it with / to use it?
Broadband Voice – an extra voice connection with broadbandWhat is it? A way to add a second voice line to your broadband line.Who is it for? People who want two full time voice connections from their broadband line, so home businesses, families who want another line for the children, or multiple occupancy households..What is it? An additional physical phone socket from your broadband line which has it’s own number and phone line.How much? Extra £6.50 a month, calls charged at BTT Option 2.What else do I Whereas Communicator allows you to use your PC as an extra phone on a broadband line when you want, Broadband Voice isneed to know? essentially a full-time second line that allows you to connect standard telephones without using your PC.What do I need Broadband.it with / to use it?
Internet Call Waiting – don’t miss calls when you’re onlineWhat is it? A service that alerts you to incoming calls when you are already using your internet connection.Who is it for? People who are online a lot on their narrowband connection and who don’t want to miss incoming calls, and people in broadband households where lots of other people use the phone already so incoming calls can’t get through.What is it? A programme that shows you on your PC screen that someone is trying to call you on the line you are using.How much? £1.75 / month.What else do I Very useful with Communicator, as Communicator allows you to use your PC and internet connection as a phone – so youneed to know? don’t have to disconnect from the internet to take the call. You would have to do this if you were on a single narrowband line, or other people were already using the phone on the broadband line.What do I need An online PC.it with / to use it?
Internet Caller Display – see who’s calling when you’re onlineWhat is it? A service that shows you the phone number of incoming callers when you are already using your internet connection.Who is it for? People who are online a lot on their narrowband connection and who don’t want to miss incoming calls, and people in broadband households where lots of other people use the phone already so incoming calls can’t get through.What is it? A programme that shows you on your PC screen the number of anyone trying to call you on the line you are using.How much? £1.75 / month.What else do I Very useful with Communicator, as Communicator allows you to use your PC and internet connection as a phone – so youneed to know? don’t have to disconnect from the internet to take the call. You would have to do this if you were on a single narrowband line, or other people were already using the phone on the broadband line.What do I need An online PC.it with / to use it?
Internet Call Barring – prevent your PC dialling certain numbersWhat is it? A service that prevents people using your PC from dialling numbers that you prescribe.Who is it for? People who want to control how the PC is being used to make calls, for example parents who want to ensure their children don’t call premium rate services or chat lines.What is it? A programme that allows you to control and restrict the allowable calls from your PC when online.How much? £1.75 / monthWhat else do I Similar to Call Barringneed to know?What do I need An online PC.it with / to use it?
Click and Buy – a safe and easy way to buy things onlineWhat is it? A secure and easy way to buy on-line.Who is it for? Anyone on line who wants to buy content or goods, but especially small price items like a specialist review.What is it? A service that charges what you buy online securely to your BT bill, credit or debit card.How much? FREEWhat else do I Most card companies will not process transactions worth less than £5, so buying music tracks, specialist reviews etc. can beneed to know? very difficult.What do I need An online PC and a BT account.it with / to use it?