wifi turns itself on

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Eurosteve, Oct 12, 2010.

  1. Eurosteve

    Eurosteve Well-Known Member
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    I've noticed recently when I take my D1 off of the home dock in the morning, that the wifi has turned itself on. Has anyone else noticed this? Any idea what's causing this?
     

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  2. stevenlong

    stevenlong Well-Known Member
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    I would check what applications you have installed as some have the feature to turn on or off wifi, and might be doing this as a result of being in the home dock.
     
  3. Eurosteve

    Eurosteve Well-Known Member
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    I can't think of any apps that turn wifi on or off.
     
  4. 3cutiger

    3cutiger Well-Known Member
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    Saw in another forum thread this can be a culprit (mine is doing the same thing and I have this app), supposed to be fixed sometime this week
     
  5. Eurosteve

    Eurosteve Well-Known Member
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    I do have Epocrates! Thanks for the info.
     
  6. GBB0131

    GBB0131 Active Member
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    I've started having the same issue last Friday.. I don't have epoc installed or any other that I would think would turn on wifi. I even did a hard reset and it's still doing it.
     
  7. max11

    max11 New Member
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    Hi!
    I own a Desire S. The WIFI turns on as soon as I switch the phone on! any suggestions?
    I have just a few apps. Shall I check them all?
    thanks
    max
     

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