1. speedfreak228's Avatar
    I noticed that WiFi shuts off when my phone is locked. Is there anyway to prevent this? I don't have service at all at home so I rely on WhatsApp to get messages. I don't get then with the phone locked because wifi turns off and I have no service.
    02-13-2012 03:41 PM
  2. TheWeeBear's Avatar
    Unfortunately not speedfreak228, unless running a streaming radio app to keep Wi-Fi alive would maybe work for you. :dry

    Normally on it's own Wi-Fi goes to sleep after so long to preserve the battery when your phone locks.
    02-13-2012 03:46 PM
  3. oldpueblo's Avatar
    Hate to say it but you could leave your phone plugged in most of the time while at home.
    02-13-2012 04:05 PM
  4. speedfreak228's Avatar
    thanks for the help. I didn't think here was anything you could do. Make MS will make it an option in a future update or better build WhatsApp into the messaging app like Facebook chat
    02-13-2012 06:28 PM