Phone Says to Enable Roaming Data & That Charges Can Occur If Enabled

Symptoms

  • Notification: "Turn on roaming data" 
  • Message: "Allow data roaming? You may incur significant charges." 

Environment

  • Republic Wireless 3.0 phone
  • My Choice phone plan

Resolution

  1. Tap the Turn on roaming data notification to enable roaming data
  2. Tap OK on the Allow data roaming? message

Cause

The "Allow data roaming?" message occurs as part of the phone's operating system as some carriers can charge for roaming services. 

Additional Notes

Republic Wireless does not charge for roaming services on our My Choice Plans.


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