Prepaid us data plan. Can't get data to work

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Am in the US. Android phone. Bought us boosters, got SMS and calls to work but can't get data to work. For that, I changed network provider in setting manually and then restarted the phone. Tried AT&T and T mobile. Data still not working. Also, my network icon top right showing full bar with R over it, not sure if that's roaming or restricted? Do I need to activate data roaming? Help would be great. Thanks Koodo!
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Nicolas Pineault

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Posted 9 months ago

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Sophia, Mobile Master

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The R means roaming, so you should be good to go. You will need to purchase a US data booster in order to use data in the US - I didn't quite get from your message if you bought one :)
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I did get a data booster plan, but I get no data service? That no internet service. Only get internet when using Wi-Fi.
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Should I activate data roaming cos its not activated....will that be covered by the datA booster
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David, Mobile Master

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If you have data roaming turned off on your phone, you cannot access data outside Canada. So, yes, you will need to turn data roaming on.
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Thanks:-), will try.