1. Android Central Question's Avatar
    We have 3 mobile phones in our household. All 3 of us are on different network, one on Tesco, one on O2 and one on Sky. All phones are showing "Emergency Calls Only". The internet is fine, Sky Channels fine, landline fine. Can anyone explain why this would happen. If we walk a few yards out of the house they all work fine.
    Kind Regards
    09-25-2019 09:46 AM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! Does the cell signal strength indicator on each of the phones indicate really poor signal?

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    09-25-2019 11:41 AM
  3. Karen1101's Avatar
    Its quite low
    09-25-2019 11:52 AM
  4. B. Diddy's Avatar
    If it's very low for all devices, then your house is probably blocking signal. Internet/TV/landline are probably fine because I'm guessing they're delivered via cable or fiber, not wirelessly.

    Check with your carriers to see if they offer a signal booster (hopefully for free, but likely for additional cost). Your other option would be to change carriers to one that has good signal inside your house.
    09-25-2019 12:51 PM
  5. belodion's Avatar
    I believe that both Tesco and Sky, who are MVNOs, use O2, so you are really all on the same network. In that case your problem is not as surprising as it at first seems.
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    09-25-2019 01:08 PM
  6. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Thanks @belodion, I was wondering that, but was too lazy at the time to look it up!
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    09-25-2019 01:22 PM
  7. Karen1101's Avatar
    Thank you guys, its all working this morning.......strange
    09-26-2019 03:18 AM
  8. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Glad to hear it! Maybe one of the nearby towers was down temporarily?
    09-26-2019 03:31 AM

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