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Hot Spot overage issues!!

I have been using my hot spots from my iphones for as long as I can remember. Streaming Netflix, HULU, XBOX etc. Up until a few months ago I wasn't even aware that you could use up all the data. Now all of a sudden within two days of watching Netflix, it says I've used it all up. I have contacted ev

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Iphone hot spot usage

How do I track the data consumption of my iPhones hot spot? I can only see the total data usage.

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ATT said I get 100 GB a month with Velocity but I'm not, what to do?

The rep Friday TOLD us that adding a line and getting the velocity for our internet use was the way to go. She said we get 100 GB a month and after that we may be throttled a bit. We just hit 17 GB due to my sin downloading some games, WHY IN THE HECK am I getting text message warnings about approac

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 • Device Features

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Hot Spot

My cell line has 2GB/month data allowed.  I want to use my phone as a hotspot when not in wifi area to be able to use my ipad.  I'm getting conflicting responses from ATTcustomer service as to whether it's allowed or not.  One said yes, you'll just be using your data up and will incur overage fees i

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 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

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In a Hot Spot Panic

I never sign up for 2 year anything, ever, and recently I signed up for the 2 year contract hot spot. I am now concerned that the data usage is going to be accumulationg even if I am not using the computer.  I need an answer ASAP because I am waiting to hear back before I activate the hot spot I got

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Mobile Hot Spot Help

I have a question on mobile hotspots. I have  an iPhone X with AT&T service, my plan is grandfathered and does not support using my device as a hot spot. I was recently in the caribbean  and the hotel wifi was lousy, so i rented a mobile hot spot. We used like four devices two of the devices had dat

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I have the at&t unite Mobile Hotspot, Can I add multiple data packages to my current plan?

I need 12gb of  data to stream a live event.Will this work?1. log into account: https://www.paygonline.com/websc/loginPage.html2. refill account, choose $95. (new account Balance)3. choose a rate plan, add $75 Monthly plan, get 8GB of Data4. select a "package" and add, $10 = 2GB of data5. repeat ste

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adjusting gophone accoount payment

I just added three months to my GoPhone pre-paid account, for April, May and June, then realized I will not be able to use the GoPhone HotSpot in June. How do I either cancel the payment for June or move that payment to cover July?

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 • More AT&T PREPAID Discussions

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Personal hotspot does always show up

I cannot seem to get my hotspot to work correctly. Sometimes when I turned it on I can find it on my laptop and other times I can't get it to work at all. I have had my Sim replaced my phone replaced and I have loaded all of my apps fresh not from a back up as well as having tried resetting network

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ATT Hot Spot Security settings (WPA2, Open.......) effects internet speeds?

We have an ATT Velocity hot spot The unit has internet security options SharedOpenWPAWPA2(AES)PSk        (this is what I have it set to)WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK   Will changing this speed up internet at all?

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Unlimited Data Plan users treated like garbage

Tried to set up a WiFi hot spot on my iPhone 6. When I choese the option, I was prompted to contact AT+T. The tech had the nerve to tell me that because I was on an unlimited plan I was on some "Other" netwrok that didn't support Hot spot. Do they think I'm an extremely unitelligent (This site force

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Hot spot

How do I use my iPhone as a hot spot?  Is it the same as tethering?

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Need up to date information on data speeds with AT&T prepaid

I'm buying a new phone this month, want to change phone service providers.  I'm currently with Metro PCS.   Like the features, hate the customer service and the reliability.    I was going to switch to Cricket.  I've had Cricket before.  Their customer service suddenly improved markedly, right at th

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Internet outage for the week? My kids have homework!

Got a call from a neighbor wondering if our phone was working because no one else on the block seemed to have phone service. Sure enough, our phone was out and so was our DSL. Chating on-ine through the mobile phone ap (not an enjoyable experience but that's another story), the report back to me is

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Data usage control - use wifi

Hello - I have seen many recommendations stating in order to control data usage, simply use wifi.  BUT, if my internet is provided through an AT&T hot spot unit, isn't that just the wifi that my phone would be using?

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Is there anyway to enabl UPnP with my ATT Velocity Hot Spot?

A lot of my downloading revolves around enabling UPnP, how can I resolve this?

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 • AT&T Internet Equipment

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how do I disconnect/log off the AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spot?

My Moto G phone suddenly started showing this "AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spot Status Login Success"  but I don't want to be connected to any AT&T hot spot unless I specifically request it.  How do I disable the auto login?

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