1. ansa82's Avatar
    In my basement with a great wifi signal? Why on earth would I get a warning about roaming?

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    07-29-2014 07:36 AM
  2. STARGATE's Avatar
    It's about your carrier's signal, not the WiFi signal.

    Can you post a screenshot of your home screen?

    There we could see both, WiFi and carrier signals.

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    07-29-2014 08:28 AM
  3. Neal Smith's Avatar
    Settings ...more settings..mobile networks..global data roaming access..allow access for all will remove the notification. It might be you went outside(driving) and came back and the notification was still there,it stays on until you allow in settings or restart.
    In my basement with a great wifi signal? Why on earth would I get a warning about roaming?

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    07-29-2014 11:54 AM
  4. ansa82's Avatar
    It's about your carrier's signal, not the WiFi signal.

    Can you post a screenshot of your home screen?

    There we could see both, WiFi and carrier signals.

    Sent From Another Galaxy

    I just got it again! It says roaming. I'm in my family room with wifi 2 rooms away. Today is the fist I'm seeing these notifications about roaming. Here is a pic of my home screen:


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    07-29-2014 07:02 PM
  5. donc13's Avatar
    I just got it again! It says roaming. I'm in my family room with wifi 2 rooms away. Today is the fist I'm seeing these notifications about roaming. Here is a pic of my home screen:


    sent from my Note 3
    At least, in that screen shot...there is no indication you're roaming. It shows a couple of bars of signal (for the phone) with 4GLTE data available...but it shows you're connected to WiFi for data

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    07-30-2014 12:49 PM
  6. ansa82's Avatar
    At least, in that screen shot...there is no indication you're roaming. It shows a couple of bars of signal (for the phone) with 4GLTE data available...but it shows you're connected to WiFi for data

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    I'm thinking it had something to do with the fact that we had a pretty bad storm here last Sunday. Monday thru Wednesday many homes & businesses without power. Maybe my wifi was going out and I didn't realize. I don't know but thankfully the random "roaming" message seems to have stopped.

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    07-31-2014 07:29 AM
  7. donc13's Avatar
    I'm thinking it had something to do with the fact that we had a pretty bad storm here last Sunday. Monday thru Wednesday many homes & businesses without power. Maybe my wifi was going out and I didn't realize. I don't know but thankfully the random "roaming" message seems to have stopped.

    sent from my Note 3
    Are you in the part of Michigan that's by the Canadian Border? If so, picking up a signal from a Canadian tower would show as Roaming.

    To avoid that in the future...make sure you set your network data to deny data access when roaming.


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    07-31-2014 05:41 PM
  8. ansa82's Avatar
    Are you in the part of Michigan that's by the Canadian Border? If so, picking up a signal from a Canadian tower would show as Roaming.

    To avoid that in the future...make sure you set your network data to deny data access when roaming.


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    Yes I'm in Michigan. Thanks!

    sent from my Note 3
    08-01-2014 08:21 AM

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