SBI 3D Secure code in 3 Easy Steps

3d secure code  is needed for using SBI debit card for booking  irctc railway tickets or for buying things from online shops.

3d secure code pin is like the security code of your SBI ATM card. SBI 3d secure code pin is different from SBI ATM pin.

3d secure code  is also known as “Verified by Visa” which is needed for any online transactions.

Reserve Bank of India has now made it compulsory  to use 3D secure code for SBI debit cards and credit cards for online security.

How to get  SBI 3d Secure Code  in 3 steps

SBI  3d secure code creation is very easy.

SBI 3d secure  codeFirst, you need to make 3d secure code registration  of your SBI debit card at SBI website. Go here to generate 3d Secure code, by  entering your SBI debit card number.



SBI 3d secure pinSecond, Enter the PIN number, Enter OTP, Security Question, Account Number, Expiry Date. Please note that the Expiry date is in YYMM format. eg Sept 2016 would be 1609




SBI 3d secure  code numberThird, Once you get the message that SBI 3d secure code activation is done, then you can use it to make online purchases.




If you forgot  3d secure code password, then you can use forgot password link in the website and enter the details and can reset to create a new password for your 3d secure code pin number.

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How to order food online from 300 Restaurants in Bangalore

order food onlineYou are tired and hungry, after a day of work.

You don’t have enough energy or mood to go and wait at another restaurant.

Just want to grab something to eat while watching your TV show and sleep.

Then you need to try online food ordering websites like

Food panda makes it convenient to order food online from 2400 restaurants across India in more than 14 cities like Bangalore Mumbai, Pane, Chennai, Hyderabad, Gurgaon, Delhi, and Chennai etc. You don’t have to remember the phone numbers or website names of all the restaurants. Food panda saves your time by giving you all the details at their website.

In 3 easy steps you could order any cuisine you like from your home or office.

First, you need to select your location.

As I selected my location in Bangalore, surprisingly more than 300 restaurants were found. As I narrow downed to my area, it gave me the most nearby restaurants which offers different cuisines like North Indian, South Indian, Chinese, Mugulai, Pizzas etc. Based on the location, Food Panda offers variety of food items like Cakes, Burger, Dal Makhani, Hyderabadi Biryani, Naan, Sushi, Malai Kofta, Butter Chicken, or Tandoori Chicken.

Secondly, you select the restaurant you liked most and order the food you are craving for. Surprisingly, the menu was available online and it was easy to order it. As a miser, I could compare the prices of the same food at different restaurants to pick the cheapest ones. It was easy to evaluate the restaurants based on the ratings given by other users. The only issue was most of the restaurants had a minimum order for free delivery. Some restaurants had only takeaways.

Thirdly, once you order the food. It will be delivered at your doorstep with the bill. You could pay it by cash or online. This also gives you extra safety, as you don’t have to give your credit card numbers to any strangers.

The whole process of ordering food online and getting it at your home is easy and fast.

So when you are hungry, don’t waste your time just order the food online. If you are stuck in between you call Foodpanda customer care number 011 30715375 (11AM to 11PM) or can have a live chat at the website. Once you register, you can also get restaurant deals through email also, which will help you to save the money.

You can also order easily with their android which you can download it here

So getting hungry, give them a try and tell us your experience.


Get 250 plus free 2011 Calendar Resources

New Year 2011 is around the corner. Its again time to change calendars and planners.

So here is a list of 2011 free calendar resources to download and use.

2011 calendars for Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Microsoft offers many 2011 calendars in Word, Excel, Publisher and PowerPoint formats. To save your time we have picked some sample ones of different varieties for your personal and office needs. You can still search and find more according to your taste.

Word 2011 calendars

2011 Calendar Basic (Sun-Sat) Monthly Calendar

2011 basic calendar (Mon-Sun) Monthly calendar with Mon-Sun

Appointment Calendar for 2011 Calender and Space for appointments

Calendar 2011 unique design with dates in grey in background

Year Planner 2011 with UK holidays

Year calendar 2011 with United States holidays

2011 – Year Calendar– whole year in a page

Simple Black And White 2011 3D Calendar – Sunday-Saturday

Weekly appointment calendar

Excel 2011 calendars

Perpetual Calendar Template

Perpetual calendar excel template lets you to create 12 month calendar for any year with months on separate worksheets. Common holidays and events can be entered in a yearly calendar and it is automatically inserted in the respective monthly calendars. Good for office or schools.

Dynamic Calendar Excel Template

Create calendar of any year with custom formatting options. Template translation is available in French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish.

2011 Excel Long calendar

2011 Excel calendar with US holidays

2011 straight calendar

2011 One Page Excel Year Planner

2011 Weekly View Calendar


2011 PowerPoint Calendars

Beautiful sunrise to sunset

2011 Inspirations Calendar

Free 2011 Calendar PSD Download

Editable PSD calendar template

2011 Vector Calendars

Vector Calendars 2011

Vector Calendars

2011 Vector Calendar: 4 vector eps and ai

PNG Wallpaper Calendar

PNG Calendar with transparent background

Desktop 2011 Wallpaper Calendars


Child Calendars

2011 Design Calendars to Print

Design Calendar Green Monthly calendar

Design Calendar with flowers

PNG Calendar Template to add your own photos

Full-Color Inspirational Quote 12-Month Pages and CD Jewel Case Calendar Inserts

2011 Month Week Day Wall Chart Planners

Black with Abstract Fractal Backgrounds (full size)

2011 PDF Calendars

2011 Coaster Calender

2011 Monthly Planner PDF

Free Calendar Soft wares to create calendar of any year

Calendar Magic

Full year and individual month calendars for 25 different calendar systems. It has lists of Western Christian festivals, Eastern Orthodox festivals, Islamic festivals and Jewish festivals.

Create photo calendar of any size with TKexe Kalender

Create a photo calendar with this free software. You can customize and add upto 20 images for a month. Add national holidays of 12 countries and special events to the calendar. Save your customized calendar as an image file or print it to paper. This software is available in 16 languages.

Abode Indesign Calendar Wizard

Use this javascript plug-in script for Adobe InDesign to automatically generate a calendar of any year with many formatting options and holidays. Here is an old tutorial to use the script. This is a real timesaver tool for designers.

Create your own free personal planner for any year

Dynamic Template to create your personal planner pages

Dynamic Template can help you create your own personal planner pages. Select your paper size, choose the calendar type, and choose your settings to print your set of calendars that perfectly fits your planner and your lifestyle. There are many templates like Single Daily Pages, double daily pages, Single weekly pages, double weekly pages, Single month pages, double month pages fitting planner paper sizes. This template is available for both PC and Mac versions.

Holiday Calendar files for different countries

2011 ical Holidays lists holiday list of many countries.

icalendar Holidays and sports and other events icalendar files can be used in any platform such as Windows, Macintosh, Linux, iPhone, and others.

Mozilla Calendars ics holiday files can be used for Google calendar, Outlook etc.

Add Sports, business and holiday calendar for Outlook

For more calendars and planners you can check out these also.

Microsoft Office

Calendar Labs

Online Calendars

DIY planners

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3 Ways to Check BSNL Broadband usage

If you are using BSNL broadband limited plans, then it is wise to monitor your broadband usage to avoid extra payment. So here are three ways to check your bsnl broadband usage.

1) Check current BSNL Broadband usage online

You can check the dataone broadband usage directly at BSNL broadband usage portal website.

Go to this page

Login with your portal id and password. If you dont have portal id and password, get it by contacting your BSNL Broadband customer care. Phone no 1800-424-1600.

After logging in click on View your Postpaid usage or Prepaid usage based on your dataone broadband plan.

Select Service Broadband

Then select the month to know the your broadband usage

2)Get free BSNL broadband usage software

Download this software from here and install. This software uses the BSNL broadband usage site data, so you need to have portal id and password.

This software gives the data in bar chart format. It also has a broadband usage calculator which shows the cost for additional usage according to your broadband plan etc. This will help you to monitor and control your broadband usage.

3) Get the BSNL Broadband usage weekly alert by SMS

BSNL sends weekly alert to your mobile number after you register which is explained in an earlier post.

Do you know any other way? Let me know.

Find Cheap Books by Searching 45 Online Indian Bookshops

Do you often search books in online bookshops in India? Now finding the books by visiting different online bookshops is time consuming. So checkout the new Google custom search engine to compare book prices and to search 45 online bookshops in one shot.

This is a great tool for book lovers to checkout the availability of books and to find cheap books by price comparison of books in various online bookshops.

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Manage your Airtel Broadband and Landline Accounts Online

Airtel has launched Airtel Self care, an online account management facility for airtel broadband and landline customers.

Now you can manage your accounts online, with access to your account information. You can pay airtel bills online and download airtel ringtones and access other services like mobile prepaid, postpaid, call cards, airtel gallery, airtel gprs etc. Blackberry services is also available through Airtel in India.

In order to access your account first the customers need to register at airtel site. After the registration, through “My Account” page customers can manage the accounts as well pay the bills using credit or debit card through the website.

If you want to contact the Airtel customer care, click on the contact us page in the airtel website and select customer care link and select the circle from dropdown menu to get the airtel customer care number and email id. (Airtel customer care page works only in internet explorer).

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BSNL Broadband now offers Web Conference

Do you have BSNL broadband connection? Now you can sign up for BSNL web conferencing facility . BSNL now offers this service in different cities like Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, etc. Unlike conventional web conferencing, you don’t need any special hardware or connection, you can use your ordinary webcam, computer, headphone with microphone and web conferencing software. Now it is easy to conduct your web conference from your home or office.

According to BSNL portal the BSNL Web conferencing offers these facilities

  • Multi point Video Conferencing.
  • Data Conferencing through Power point presentation, White board & document sharing and chat.
  • Storage of Data in virtual meeting rooms: – for use by authorized participants, before, during & after a conference.
  • Recording & retrieval of a conferencing sessions audio and video transcripts.
  • Password protected, user created secured meeting rooms Always available (i.e., persistent) that facilitates instantaneous setting up of conference, simulates physical room convenience.
  • The Primary speaker selection ensures good quality multipoint conferencing on a single duplex data connection, by managing bandwidth.

First, you need to have BSNL broadband connection in order to activate this service. Download the application form from BSNL website and apply. After this you will get an email with your username, password and activation code.
Second, you need to download and setup the web conferencing software. The manual gives directions how to do it.
Third, after setting up, your can setup web conferences. If you are a regular user, you can opt for different plans and tariffs for web conferencing. If you use once in a while besides one time registration, per minute will cost Rs.12.

It is great that BSNL is offering such value added services for BSNL Broadband customers.

Pay without carrying cash or your credit card

Now with Paymate you can do online purchases, pay shopping bills or pay your monthly utility bills without carrying cash or credit card. You can make payments with your mobile phone. Paymate gives the facility to use any mobile phone (GSM or CDMA) and make the payment by sending SMS.

This is how it works.

First you register with Paymate (free) by linking your mobile phone with your existing bank account, credit card or debit card. After this, you will receive a four digit pin. When you want to make a payment, chose Paymate option. Then you will receive the payment amount as SMS. You agree to pay using your four digit pin number by sending an SMS. When the transaction is over and the amount will be charged to your bank account or credit card.

If you have account with any of these banks HDFC Bank, Canara Bank, Corporation Bank, ABN AMRO Bank, South Indian Bank and Standard Chartered Bank, then you can make payments through Paymate. You can link multiple credit cards to your mobile phone and choose anyone for the payment.

Paymate doesnt charge any extra fees for transactions but every SMS will cost Rs 2.00.