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Recently updated, 4G and Wi-Fi keeps turning on by itself.

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Recently updated, 4G and Wi-Fi keeps turning on by itself.

So I just got the update last week.  For the past 2-3 days, my phone keeps turning on 4G by itself.  It would be great if there was 4G coverage here, but there isn't.  I manually turn it off and then about a minute later it gets turned on again.  The wi-fi does this as well.  I'm at work, so there is no wi-fi around.  It's quite annoying and it is draining my battery. I can't keep checking it every minute or so to turn it off.  I Updated Profile and PRL. I restarted the phone a few times as well.

Any help is appreciated. Thanks.

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Re: Recently updated, 4G and Wi-Fi keeps turning on by itself.

Yes! This has started happening to me just today! It keeps activating and trying to find 4G, and I unfortunately live in one of those major cities that DOESN'T have 4G yet. GRRRR! What is going on?

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Re: Recently updated, 4G and Wi-Fi keeps turning on by itself.

This is a new feature in FL24 - Connections Optimizer.  It can be disabled in Settings -> Mobile Network -> Connections Optimizer.

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Re: Recently updated, 4G and Wi-Fi keeps turning on by itself.

Thanks Garwynn!!... I turned the Optimizer off and it's been an hour or so and the 4G and Wi-fi has not turned on by itself. Thanks again.

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Re: Recently updated, 4G and Wi-Fi keeps turning on by itself.

Yeah thanks dude. It's been driving me and my wife crazy!!! Thank God for google lol.

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Re: Recently updated, 4G and Wi-Fi keeps turning on by itself.

Same problem here, Galaxy Sii.

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Re: Recently updated, 4G and Wi-Fi keeps turning on by itself.

Garwynn ... You are the best!  Thank you for putting this out there!

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