1. willied's Avatar
    Because I am. I keep finding WiFi has randomly turned itself off every once in a while. I think it may be related to connecting to my school's WiFi, but I'm not sure. Anyone else have this problem? It's only happened since I updated to GDR2/Amber.
    08-29-2013 12:04 PM
  2. Muessig's Avatar
    I've been reading about quite a few people having quirky behaviour with WiFi after the GDR2 update. Have you tried searching through the forums or performing a Soft Reset on your device? (Volume Down button and Power button held simultaneously for 10-15 seconds or until you feel a vibration.)
    08-29-2013 12:17 PM
  3. willied's Avatar
    I see some others have had the problem as well. I actually have to do a soft reset to get WiFi working again.
    08-29-2013 07:17 PM
  4. hmbarbosa's Avatar
    I had same problem too after gdr2 but now os ok um not loosing signal when screen off... Dint know what happen ....
    08-29-2013 07:34 PM
  5. Factman's Avatar
    Conflict with wi-fi and Internet sharing?
    08-29-2013 09:50 PM
  6. willied's Avatar
    Conflict with wi-fi and Internet sharing?
    I haven't used internet sharing in a while. But I haven't had the WiFi problem today, so that's good at least.
    08-30-2013 05:47 PM
  7. katiegal's Avatar
    My son goes to Auburn and since the update, his wi-fi shuts off and goes to data automatically now. We've gone over our data limit two months in a row and I am furious!!!!

    Verizon said that this is "normal" on college campuses. Too many people are on the school's wi-fi so some get bumped. When they get bumped, it autos to data usage.
    09-21-2013 08:21 PM
  8. willied's Avatar
    I actually went to Auburn for a year. Ha.

    I haven't had the WiFi problem since I first made the thread. Though, I don't ever get on the university's WiFi anymore because it's more hassle than it's worth (and I don't live on campus).
    09-22-2013 09:45 AM

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