In best case they will just cancel your account, worst case they will send you a bill for the data usage and try to collect it in court. I currently do not have a Straight Talk number active that uses the Verizon towers. The used components comply with Product performance and reliability specifications. If you are not on an Unlimited Plan or using Wi-Fi, data will be deducted from your data balance. You must purchase a monthly Home Phone Service Plan in order to activate your Straight Talk Home Phone service.
For customers residing outside of the United States, the location of arbitration shall be Miami, Florida, unless You and TracFone agree otherwise. Please let us know what you think about this Green Solar article: We value your opinion and want to know what valuable information about Solar Systems, Green Construction and Hybrid-Electric cars we can provide for you. If the phone is unlocked it will work. Of course I knew that it wouldn't work when trying to turn it on and that it would shut itself off and read some error message. You will be charged for calls based upon the rates that are effective as of the date and time you place the call. Product or Service Mentioned: They now can't limit you on using your Hotspot. You are responsible for all activities undertaken by you using the Straight Talk Mobile Web Services, including without limitation, the use of email.
Three months ago I moved to an area. She had also notified me that my Android cellphone will not be able to be reactivated ever again. Minutes will be deducted for all time during which your Straight Talk phone is connected to, or using, the wireless system of any Carrier. Everything seemed to be going great,until about a month into me using this tethering,my phone had been disconnected from Straighttalk. You will use this email address to create and access your account. If that feature is important for someone, they should certainly take that into consideration when shopping for a wireless plan. Next month I am going to not use my hotspot and try to use as much data on my phone alone to see if they shut me down.
Access Charges end when the connection to the Mobile Web Service terminates. Coverage maps for your network may also vary based on your home location so please refer to our website for the most up-to-date coverage map applicable to your device and geographic area. How to properly set up your phone for tethering: Best thing to do is to install a custom rom on your phone — preferably not one based on stock roms from manufacturer or carrier. Most likely scenario that can happen to you and it happend to me , if you overuse data: 1 They will call you to let you know that you are abusing the system. If a problem develops during the limited warranty period, the Consumer shall contact Straight Talk Customer Care for repair or replacement processing of the Product.
All You Need Plan services are deducted in the following manner: Minutes on the All You Need Plan: All calls are charged at a rate of one 1 minute per minute of use. If you use dropbox, online backup, or some other file sync make sure that is off too. The question is -how much do you need your phone number? Not all websites will be available with the Straight Talk Mobile Web Service. By submitting your phone to us, you agree that our employees, contractors or vendors may access all of the information on your phone. Absent a finding that your demand is frivolous, brought for an improper purpose, or malicious as set forth by the standards of Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 11 b , TracFone will pay the filing, administration, and arbitrator fees of an arbitration initiated in accordance with this Agreement. If you access, use or authorize third party applications through Mobile Web Services, you agree and authorize Straight Talk and the network carrier to provide information related to such use. You may obtain warranty service directly from Straight Talk.
Immediately after switching, I was unable to tether to the internet. Upon request from Straight Talk, the Consumer must prove the date of the original purchase of the Product by a dated bill of sale or dated itemized receipt. Data transmitted over Wi-Fi does not count against your data usage. Private messages do not impact your company rating. Unlimited voice services may not be used for monitoring services, data transmission, transmission of broadcasts, transmission of recorded material, interconnection to other networks, telemarketing activity or autodialed calls or robocalls.
Why all this information and what does it have to do with WiFi Tethering? Straight Talk will strictly enforce its rights under this provision and will prosecute violators to the full extent of the law. The service is not for commercial use or resale. I just got my data suspended because I was using my phone as a hotspot. As I waited half an hour on hold,I finally got to talk to a supervisor! Straight Talk Unlimited International Calling Plan. If you use iPhone this feature is called Personal Hotspot. The phone is a a little wide and slippery to hold without a case. Any changes or modifications to these Terms and Conditions of Service are effective and will be binding upon you when posted on our website at.
This plan includes nationwide calling and calls to 411 at no extra charge. You further acknowledge that as a legal guardian, it is your responsibility to determine whether use of the Straight Talk Service is appropriate for your child 7. I will never use Straighttalk again and I hope all the Straighttalk users out there please take my warning of the tethering use. You must notify us in writing of any disputed charges within sixty 60 days of the charges or you will have waived your right to dispute the charges. In certain instances, you may not be able to transfer port your existing phone number for reasons outside of our control.
Using a micro sim card adapter one size larger I can put that in the portable hotspot and now my data is unlimited. However, many of my readers have reported they are able to enable and use hotspot with Straight Talk. The Service cannot be used to place certain types of calls such as collect calls, operator assisted calls and dial around calls. Examples of unauthorized uses include, without limitation, the following: 1 continuous uninterrupted mobile to mobile or mobile to landline voice calls; 2 automated text or picture messaging to another mobile device or e-mail address; 3 uploading, downloading or streaming of uninterrupted continuous video; 4 server devices or host computer applications, including, but not limited to, Web camera posts or broadcasts, automatic data feeds, automated machine-to-machine connections or peer-to-peer P2P file sharing; or 5 as a substitute or backup for private lines or dedicated data connections. This company is a ripoff and I regret my purchases. All you have to do is to enter the unlock code into your device via a standard web interface. Please click the link below to see if you qualify.