disabled wifi manager reset network settings, replaced modem and router, made no difference. got real bad after last auto update. store people couldn't find anything wrong. my wife, daughter, son inlaw, 2 granddaughters and my son have no problems. they have different phones. this is the only problem I have with phone. probably going to look at different carrier since I can't get help from cricket and from what I've on cricket forum no one seems to be able to get help from cricket either. patrick
Yep, same problem here. I had my phone about three months and it started disconnecting frequently and randomly from the wifi. Unfortunately I didn't notice until I was almost out of data. Oops. No previous problems with Cricket, (I've been with them for about five years,) and no problems on other devices or phones. I got a replacement phone Monday and everything was fine until this after noon. I went looking and found this forum, so I've disabled the wifi manager and will see what happens. So far so good, but the real test will be if it's still connected in the morning.
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How to Pick a Cell Phone Service
1. Review your most recent cell phone bill
Look for opportunities to save. In particular, take note of:
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