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Old 12-29-2012, 02:35 PM   #2127
Wired
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Location: Grand Junction, CO
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Originally Posted by Emmbeedee View Post
Your phone can only use one WiFi connection at a time so that's why it drops your data network but what bugs me more than this is the fact that the WiFi backpack is active while charging. Often I'll charge it overnight, boot my WiFi'd computer in the morning and wonder why I don't get the network on my computer, and it's because the computer connects to the backpack before trying my WiFi router.

Wish there was a way to turn off WiFi on the charger while charging...
While it wouldn't turn off the wi-fi from the bacpac, there should be an option on your computer to automatically connect when the network is in-range. Uncheck this box and your computer should not automatically connect.
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