04-24-2013 8:50 AM
Welcome to the forum, yes, Wifi is free and will not use any of your data. The only time I can think of when Wifi wouldn't be free is if someone charges for their Wifi service, at a hotel for instance.
04-24-2013 10:20 AM
so if i use it then i wont get charge? whats the difference between the hotspot mobile wifi and the tethering feature?
04-24-2013 10:39 AM
Yes, wifi is free and you will not be charged. I have included a link below to ATT's website explaining tethering. You will need a plan that includes tethering to use this feature.
A Wifi hotspot, an example being Starbucks, offers wireless for it's customers, tethering turns YOUR phone into it's own hotspot, as mentioned before this feature needs an additional plan.
10-17-2016 3:33 PM - last edited on 10-17-2016 4:13 PM by cathy2981
The mobile phone number [edited for privacy – please do not post personal information] have lost the right to use her phone to use hotspots. What is the problem and what can I do to solve the problem?
10-17-2016 3:59 PM
I'm having a problem with my cellphone number 9014972291 to be used in a areas where I need to use hotspots
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