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Problem in Nokia Asha 303's Wifi

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Tkyong
Posts: 1

Problem in Nokia Asha 303's Wifi

Hey!

 

My phone (Nokia 303) scans for wifi and tries to get a connection all day! This is even when i set the phone's "wifi auto scan" to off. 

 

I called Nokia support but they said that a "Running Application" => which is Whatsapp in my case is causing this problem cause it overides the phone settings to try and get a connection.

 

Is this true for this phone or all other phones? An application should not be overiding phone settings! This is causing my phone's battery life to last only half a day cause of this problem. 

 

Nokia phone support told me that the only way to solve this problem would be to uninstall whatsapp. Is there any other method to solve this issue without uninstalling whatsapp?

Mobile Overlord
jimmyireland
Posts: 17,364

Re: Problem in Nokia Asha 303's Wifi

Nope im afraid its the correct answer given by nokia

If  i have helped at all a click on the white star below would be nice thanks.



Now using the Lumia 1520
Counsellor
arunlal4u
Posts: 64

Re: Problem in Nokia Asha 303's Wifi

Issues have been found with whatsapp earlier also..
So i guess U'll have to uninstall it. :/
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Nobita_lee
Posts: 1

Re: Problem in Nokia Asha 303's Wifi

I just bought Asha 303 within 2 weeks time, but the wifi problem is suck ! Please solve this problem. For Asha 303 user, pls dun on9 with using wifi, coz it will cost u data line fees.

Professor
Posts: 656

Re: Problem in Nokia Asha 303's Wifi

just uninstall whatsapp :smileyhappy: