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Note 3 KitKat update Wi-Fi Always ON bug ?

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By Iorveth, Member on 6th March 2014, 11:57 PM
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Hi,

Since I updated to 4.4.2 yesterday, my battery life decreased dramatically. So I went to the battery off and I saw that the Wi-Fi is ON even though I never use Wi-Fi because I have unlimited 4G LTE. I turn it off as I was before but it say that it has been in use for 14 hours of the max 16 hours that the phone is ON!

Also I went to the location tab in settings and I saw that Unified Daemon (EUR) is consuming date and its usage is set to HIGH !

This never happened before. Anyone here know how to fix this issues ?

Thanks.
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7th March 2014, 03:14 AM |#2  
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Originally Posted by Iorveth

Hi,

Since I updated to 4.4.2 yesterday, my battery life decreased dramatically. So I went to the battery off and I saw that the Wi-Fi is ON even though I never use Wi-Fi because I have unlimited 4G LTE. I turn it off as I was before but it say that it has been in use for 14 hours of the max 16 hours that the phone is ON!

Also I went to the location tab in settings and I saw that Unified Daemon (EUR) is consuming date and its usage is set to HIGH !

This never happened before. Anyone here know how to fix this issues ?

Thanks.

Go to settings> wifi> menu> advanced then unchecked always allow scanning. Started doing that on 4.3 for me.
7th March 2014, 07:24 PM |#3  
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I Fixed it by unchecking HIGH ACCURACY LOCATION.

Because that will constantly use wifi networks to determine my location.
7th March 2014, 10:26 PM |#4  
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Originally Posted by Iorveth

I Fixed it by unchecking HIGH ACCURACY LOCATION.

Because that will constantly use wifi networks to determine my location.

Where is this option?


EDIT - Nevermind. I found it. Mine was/is set to Power saving.
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