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Issues with Data - not all apps working properly


Using a Samsung Galaxy Note II - several apps I use don't work properly using the data vs when I connect with WiFi. Is there something I can do or is it a problem with the Koodo data network? If it is the network, who can I contact?

Thanks

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Maybe for some reason the data permissions to those apps are off. . Settings>Data usage> scroll down and see if the apps Ur talking about have data access.
Chadwick wrote:

Maybe for some reason the data permissions to those apps are off. . Settings>Data usage> scroll d...

Thanks - I checked, the apps aren't restricted - the problem is, I can access the app, but it doesn't fully work. Eg. One of the games I play, I can access it, it starts up, but it's not fully functional (I can get it to run properly with wifi).
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Chadwick wrote:

Maybe for some reason the data permissions to those apps are off. . Settings>Data usage> scroll d...

I would contact the Dev of the app. I can't see it being a data issue if data is working properly for browsing and videos or what have you. If it's working, it's not a provider issue.
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Have you checked the game settings, some games have a setting to only work over wifi.
Paul "Kid Android" Deschamps wrote:

Have you checked the game settings, some games have a setting to only work over wifi.

Thanks for the input - unfortunately t's not in game - it used to fully work with the data - it started up acting up about two weeks ago. Thanks.
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Paul "Kid Android" Deschamps wrote:

Have you checked the game settings, some games have a setting to only work over wifi.

It's possible that the game has received an update since then. And something the Dev did is affecting the data usage of the game. I would go to the app store and leave a comment for the Dev describing your problem.
Paul "Kid Android" Deschamps wrote:

Have you checked the game settings, some games have a setting to only work over wifi.

Thanks. I've sent an email - hopefully they can resolve it.

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