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[Q] Does ATT look for tether the same as TMobile?

8th March 2014, 12:39 PM |#1  
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I will be moving to ATT by the end of the month, currently using the untether mod through exposed, working great. I was wondering if this method will work after I switch to ATT..searched around, but didnt see this anywhere recently discussed

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9th March 2014, 04:53 PM |#2  
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I will be moving to ATT by the end of the month, currently using the untether mod through exposed, working great. I was wondering if this method will work after I switch to ATT..searched around, but didnt see this anywhere recently discussed

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I have XT1053 DE with unlocked bootloader and rooted on AT&T GoPhone. I can confirm that built-in USB and WiFi tethering work fine but I only used them for a short while just to see that it works. I don't know if AT&T detects it and if it does - what it will do. I also don't know if postpaid AT&T any different.
9th March 2014, 11:57 PM |#3  
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I will be moving to ATT by the end of the month, currently using the untether mod through exposed, working great. I was wondering if this method will work after I switch to ATT..searched around, but didnt see this anywhere recently discussed

I read on another site that there is some sort of tether cloaker for ATT if you are rooted but I can't remember where I read it.
10th March 2014, 12:44 AM |#4  
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To tether on TMobile you need to be rooted? I'm switching over and would like to know before I do.
10th March 2014, 02:33 AM |#5  
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Well, I am on the unlimited plan, which started to come with a 2.5 gig hotspot. When I wasn't rooted, obviously my data rose on the hotspot when is tethered my iPad, but after rooting and using exposed etc. my hotspot data has stayed at .1 meg for that last 2 weeks


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10th March 2014, 12:09 PM |#6  
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I got a slap on the wrist from AT&T after I used tethering for about a week. I called them for something and they essentially said "if you keep doing that, we'll start charging you for a tethering plan."
10th March 2014, 01:33 PM |#7  
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AT&T Mobile Share plans have a bucket of data, and it can be used on the device or tethering ... doesn't matter how you use it.
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I got a slap on the wrist from AT&T after I used tethering for about a week. I called them for something and they essentially said "if you keep doing that, we'll start charging you for a tethering plan."

do you have a grandfathered unlimited data plan.
10th March 2014, 06:33 PM |#9  
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Nope, at the time I had a 2gb data plan.
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