Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




3132 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 801

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

Topic # 239833 7-Aug-2018 07:29
Send private message

So have data sharing setup for a mate till he sorts out his home internet, currently using a 2degrees sim card in an ipad.  He has used like 30gigs in 20 days so went to disable it and did it via the app on sunday.

 

Roll around to last night and another 5gigs has been used by something, checked my phone data usage and it was only at 200megs for the last couple of days and my work machine (which also has a data share on it) has not been turned on for 5 days.  So this morning i also removed the data share on my work machine (via the app) and even with it removed i am still getting data on the work machine 2 hours later.

 

 

 

So it would seem that even when the app says the data share has been stopped it has not and still using data.  I have tried to also stop the sharing via text and it just sends back an error.

 

I will give them a call this morning about it but just an FYI to keep an eye on your data if you turn sharing off as it doesn't seem to currently work.

 

 

 

 


Create new topic
1527 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 269

Trusted
2degrees

  Reply # 2069103 7-Aug-2018 08:55
Send private message

Hi @Tripp 

 

There's no reported issues with Shared Data. Did you receive a text saying "you are no longer sharing data with 02....." which would confirm it would have been stopped. Do you share your data with other numbers? 

 

When you check the app does the number appear as a beneficiary? You'll see the message "You're sharing data with ..."

 

Can you PM us your number and 4 digit PIN so we can check this out? 

 

Cheers

 

^POB


Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.


Geekzone Live »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.