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    • The Wingco
    • By The Wingco 8th Sep 17, 1:33 PM
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    Lost Android Roaming Ability
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    Lost Android Roaming Ability 8th Sep 17 at 1:33 PM
    Have a Galaxy J3 which I opened up yesterday morning and observed that the Data Roaming button was greyed out, couldn't slide it to 'On'. I suspect the culprit is an overnight software update, but is there any other way that this function could be rendered inoperable, and if so what is the solution? And am I knackered if the reason is a software update (assuming a patch is not downloaded)?
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    • RumRat
    • By RumRat 8th Sep 17, 1:50 PM
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    Backup then reset your phone. Of course you tried the switch off, switch on method....
    Drinking Rum before 10am makes you
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    Not an Alcoholic...!
    • debitcardmayhem
    • By debitcardmayhem 8th Sep 17, 6:21 PM
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    • 8th Sep 17, 6:21 PM
    Check your settings for mobile network, and try 3g rather than 4g my phone not a galaxy has had similar problems
    • The Wingco
    • By The Wingco 11th Sep 17, 10:53 PM
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    • 11th Sep 17, 10:53 PM
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    • 11th Sep 17, 10:53 PM
    Was a little wary of Backup/Restore, and went into the full User Manual PDF stored on my laptop. So instead of tapping Settings/Mobile Network/Data Roaming (which brought up a blank), I hit Settings/Data Usage/Mobile Data - and voila! Thanks for your interest.
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