Tethering WiFi Connection Shows Data Usage

Symptoms

  • Receiving data usage notification while sharing WiFi connection
  • Cell antenna disabled (Airplane Mode)
  • Republic Wireless app shows data usage as tethering 

Environment

Resolution

We support tethering of sharing a cellular connection, but we do not support sharing a WiFi connection between your phone and other devices with the phones list above.

 

Additional Notes

This does not affect Republic Wireless 3.0 phones which can share a WiFi connection to other devices


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