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AT&T Smart Limits

Have you heard?  The new and improved Smart Limits features have arrived!

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smart limits - restricted hours

What happens to incoming texts during restricted hours - are they saved for later or permanently deleted?

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Smart Limits: Restrictions on data use are not guaranteed to be precise due to technical limitations

Last night I set up Smart Limits on my teenage son's iPhone 5.  I saw this statement in the documentation: "Restrictions on data use are not guaranteed to be precise due to technical limitations"   I called costumer service for clarification on this and was unable to get a answer.  Th

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How to cancel Smart Limits?

By uninstalling this app will this terminate it so I won't be charged for this service. I no longer wish to use this app.

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Why are Data Limits within Smart limits being retired?

While updating Smart Limits today, I noticed the following line: As of September 5th, Data Limits is being retired. Please do not set a Data Limit. No reason was given.  My first thought is that ATT is hoping I go over my limit and have to pay for more data.  Any information on ATT's reasoning or pl

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Smart Limits Time Restriction on Data is not working accurately...

I have set up my son's Night Restictions for 10:00 pm to 06:00 am (next day) on Sun-Thu nights.  He tells me that his data is not coming back on his iPhone, even as late as 9:00 am.  There is no set time we can expect the data to be restored.  What can be done about this?  It makes it useless if the

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blocking numbers

As a master of both phones lines. Is it possible to block a number on my other line with out physically having control or letting the other user know

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Smart Limits from the App Store

Did you purchase your Smart Limits from the App Store?

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I don’t know

Why is that I have entered a number on one of my smart limit accounts to be blocked but their messages continue to come through?

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Why did AT&T discontinue Smart Limits?

For the life of me, I cannot understand why AT&T discontinued SmartLimits and replaced it with Secure Family, which is the most useless app I've ever seen. Secure Family is not user friendly & has nowhere near the features that SmartLimits did. Also, within 24 hours of installing it on my daughter's

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Smart Limits creating fake 410 numbers (sequential w each new message) for blocked number

Have a number that is blocked on Smart Limits (as well as on the iphone through contacts). However, the texts are now coming through to the subject phone as a text that says "blocked message" - with the from name (blocked person) and then the actual message contents on a number that is 4101000## whe

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Automatically block voice and data every night

How do you turn off voice and data automatically every night at 10 pm and back on at 6 am (just like smart limits) How do you get regular emails with voice and txt history? (just like smart limits) Why doesn't any of the AT&T documentation address these questions?  Why doesn't any customer service r

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AT&T Smart Limits - are calls/texts from blocked numbers logged?

Will at&t smart limits log incoming calls and texts from blocked numbers?

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Parents: Smart Limits is a Ripoff

If you are considering the Smart Limits feature to manage your children's phones, moreover their data? Don't bother. AT&T charges customers a monthly fee for each line that you request this feature to be applied, however, this feature continues to be changed on behalf of the company, not the custome

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Smart Limits not blocking iMessages

I have smart limits on one of the phones on my plan. Is there a way to block iMessaging? There is a number that is blocked but because they have an iPhone and we have iPhones it still lets them send messages. Also if someone iMessages this phone it does not show in the smart limit record. Is there a

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Smart Limits Manage Data Not Working

I have a Mobile Share account and one person on my account has Smart limits on their phone. I setup all the time restrictions, allowed and blocked numbers, etc. I told it not to manage data (it's switched to off). I dont mind them using data. They are still not able to use data besides WIFI. Based o

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Smart limits and IPhone

Will smart limits show iMessages and FaceTime calls/video calls?

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Any thoughts on Smart limits "no limit on incoming calls" just outgoing calls/texts

Any thoughts/options  on Smart limit type features that are  not just limited to just outgoing calls/texts (not incoming) ?  Seems the feature is limited. . Any att aps /features that actually have smart limit features and include incoming calls as well? Blocking and unblocking phone numbers would  

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"Smart Limits" - Why can't AT&T get it to work like Verizon?

Verizon has offered parental controls for years.  While the service can block specific numbers...that is NOT the feature I used or even cared about.Verizon allows you to set any time period...lets say 11pm until 630am....and during that time period, the only people who can call IN or the only people

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can't limit data usage on Smart Limits anymore! any options for limiting kids data usage?

Does anyone know if there are any options for limiting kids data usage?We can't limit data usage on Smart Limits anymore! I can't limit kids phone usage?  Why? Why would they remove this option?  Getting tired of losing all the useful tools and paying more!

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