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Is there an app where I can text my phone to turn on the data?

Nicholas DeMarchis

New member
Dec 7, 2014
I need an app where I text to my cell phone from any cell phone with a hashtag (e.g., #lostphone), and then it turns on my mobile data so I can use a service like Airdroid to find my phone.

Can I do this with IFTTT or Tasker? Is there an app on the play store? Thanks.


Trusted Member Team Leader
Dec 4, 2012
Tasker might be able to do this, but I don't know where to begin with setting that up.