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My How-To 's or 'Do it Yourself' -Useful page
|1. How to Access your ICICI bank
account on the internet?
Contact your local icici bank branch. Ask for a form to apply for Internet banking. You get login username, password. Use this at www.icicibank.com. Now it is easy to send money to others, stop cheques, check your balances, see history of transactions, save it as a file, see your credit card bills, pay them, pay other bills, see your demat account and so many others. It is a truly enriching banking experience at your home.
|2. How to view your HDFC bank, Icici
Bank online under 'One View' - a single login
With icici, you should also have a HDFC a/c. Now you get another site, www.hdfcbank.com another login. But now you can also add icici account view at hdfc, if you sign up for 'Hdfc One view' page. This page links two banks into one. Same logins!.
|3. How to Reserve Railway Tickets
a. using credit card
Railway reservations made simple, if you don't use many concession forms.
You can use any Visa/Master/Amex card at www.irctc.com or www.indianrailways.gov.in. Just click Trains between stations, select from station to station, select train, class, date of travel, after seeing the reservation available, then click on Buy link to purchase the ticket online. Rs. 50 added for courier. Major Indian cities only covered.
b. using debit card
|4. How to do Online Trading of Shares?
How to open a Demat Account?
Now a days you can trade online using www.icicidirect.com. This gives you 3 in 1 account, Icici Demat a/c, Icici Bank a/c and Icici Trading a/c. Now your bank balances are linked to the share trading site icicidirect.com. Joining fee Rs.750, yearly bill Rs.500 for demat a/c charges, trading brokerages and govt tax as ST/STTs also there for buying and selling shares. But the high advantage is, you can buy shares for delivery, margin, margin plus, futures, options, IPOs, Post office bonds, commodity trading etc at one place. This is a silent revolution in india. Join it soon!.
|5. How to pay your Phone Bills,
Electricity Bills, Water Bills, LIC Premium online? using Icicibank.com
or using other sites? thereby eliminating standing in Queue?
Bill pay facility offered by most of the online banking companies now. Just Register a new biller with info like Phone Bill account no, your name, your city etc. As soon as it is registered, [takes 1 or 2 days] then now you can pay for this biller either after presentment of bill or, you can pay in advance. Local BSNL, LIC, Credit card are all valid registry entries. Save the transaction pages as a record for safety.
|6. How to get BSNL Broadband? or what
are Indian broadband options?
India still to
see full broadband penetration. BSNL is cheap & best plan. Ranges from
|7. How to download Ringtones, Java
Games, Pictures, Wallpapers, Logos, Video clips etc. for your Nokia
Very easy with
latest Nokia phones.
Download Nokia PC
Suite from here. Use DKU-2 or DKU-5 cable [Just Rs.150 only] to
transfer data. For Reliance CDMA phones, use CA-42 cable. All
cables are USB based. First install the software, then plug in the
cable. Now you can transfer files from your PC to your mobile. Also you
can back up your phone, synchronize your phone data, SIM data etc. Keep
discovering!. You can also use free 21 day software from
www.logomanager.com . Use the
mobiMB.exe software from that. It is very useful, small 700 KB software.