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Connecting a device to my personal hotspot

I can connect my sons media pad to my hotspot any ideas why pls
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Re: Connecting a device to my personal hotspot

@Della We need more info please.

Types of devices, error messages, can anything else connect etc?

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Re: Connecting a device to my personal hotspot

I have a iPhone se and when try to connect the media pad it says connecting to server authenticating then goes back to server and authenticating tried resetting both but still nothing c
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Re: Connecting a device to my personal hotspot

My daughters phone won’t connect either
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Re: Connecting a device to my personal hotspot

Make sure the password is correct and remember it is case sensitive. You could always change the password to something memorable to you.
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Re: Connecting a device to my personal hotspot

I have changed password but put the first letter as capital letters test small will that make a difference
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Re: Connecting a device to my personal hotspot

No, that's fine as long as you enter it exactly the same on the device you are connecting.
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Re: Connecting a device to my personal hotspot

Yeah exact same even reset Network settings and everything too aarrghhh
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Re: Connecting a device to my personal hotspot

The only other thing I can think is that you don't have iData on your account. Call customer services to check on 202
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Re: Connecting a device to my personal hotspot

Hi @Della, and welcome to the forum Wave Did you get a chance to check with Customer Service that you have iData on your account since you last psoted? Any progress with this?

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