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  What is   Rogers ™  Wi-Fi Calling? Wi-Fi Calling lets you make and receive phone calls, plus send and receive messages, wherever you have a Wi-Fi connection in places like basements, condos and tall buildings. With Rogers, you’re connected wherever your day takes you.   How do I turn on Wi-Fi Calling? Wi-Fi Calling is easy to use and simple to set up.   For Apple devices, go into your phone settings and do the following: Select Settings Select  Select Wi-Fi Calling Turn on Wi-Fi Calling Follow the on screen instructions if it is your first time doing this. The status bar will display “Rogers Wi-Fi” when Wi-Fi Calling is ready to use.   For Samsung devices, go into your phone settings and do the following: On the device home page, press the “Phone” icon Select “More” > Settings > Wi-Fi Calling If your number is not registered to Wi-Fi Calling, click the registration link and follow setup process Return to the Wi-Fi Calling page and turn the Wi-Fi Calling toggle to ON. The status bar will display the Wi-Fi Calling icon when Wi-Fi Calling is ready to use.   Do I need a specific device or plan to use Wi-Fi Calling? Yes. To use Wi-Fi Calling, you will need the following: A monthly postpaid voice and LTE data wireless plan (prepaid customers are not eligible) An LTE SIM installed in your device A compatible Rogers device, including one of the following: iPhone 5c, 5s, 6 or 6 Plus, 6s, 6s Plus or SE with iOS 9 or later installed — remember to update your carrier settings when prompted to do so at the end of the OS installation Samsung Note 5 with software version 6.0.1 or later installed. (other Android devices coming soon) LG G4 with 6.0 or later installed The Wi-Fi Calling feature enabled on your device   Your compatible device must have been purchased from Rogers. If you have a non-Rogers Apple device and no conflicting services, Wi-Fi Calling may work, but we can’t assure that the feature will work properly on your device.   If you have a non-Rogers Android device, Wi-Fi Calling will not work   What type of Wi-Fi connection do I need to use Wi-Fi Calling? To use Wi-Fi Calling, you need access to a public or private Wi-Fi connection. The connection must meet minimum required download and upload speeds to support voice calls. Some Wi-Fi connections may not support Wi-Fi Calling.   Does Wi-Fi Calling use data from my wireless plan? No, Wi-Fi Calling does not use up data from your wireless data plan. When you make a call over Wi-Fi, you will be consuming data over the Wi-Fi connection instead. Internet service charges and overage rates (if applicable) apply in accordance with your internet service provider.   To give you a sense of how much internet data is used, a one-hour Wi-Fi voice call will consume approximately 75MB of data over a Wi-Fi connection.   How is Wi-Fi Calling billed when I am in Canada? Incoming calls and messages received over Wi-Fi Calling while in Canada will be deducted from the airtime and messaging limits included in your wireless plan.   Outgoing calls and messages sent over Wi-Fi Calling while in Canada will be billed as follows: Calls/Messages to Canadian numbers   will be deducted from the airtime and messaging limits included in your wireless plan, and no long distance charges will apply. If you exceed your monthly plan limits, overage rates and/or current pay-per-use wireless rates apply. Calls/Messages to non-Canadian numbers   will be billed according to the rates outlined in your wireless plan or current pay-per-use wireless rates.   Note: You may incur additional long distance charges and/or international message charges if your VPN, DNS or internet provider is set to a country outside Canada.    How is Wi-Fi Calling billed when I am travelling outside of Canada? If you are using Wi-Fi Calling while outside of Canada, the following will be deducted from your airtime and messaging limits included in your wireless plan without incurring any long distance or roaming charges: Incoming calls and messages received from anywhere in the world Outgoing calls and messages made or sent by you to a Canadian number   Roaming and/or long distance charges will vary depending on the roaming option you have on your account. If you have: Roam Like Home TM : Outgoing Wi-Fi calls or messages made to a non-Canadian number will incur the Roam Like Home daily charge. If you have already incurred this charge, then all outgoing Wi-Fi calls and messages made or sent within that 24-hour period will be Roam Like Home-rated. If you have a Travel Pack or other roaming add-on, all outgoing Wi-Fi calls or messages to a non-Canadian number will be deducted from the limit included in your Travel Pack or roaming add-on. If you exceed your limit, overage rates outlined in your Travel Pack or roaming add-on apply.   If you do not have Roam Like Home or a Travel Pack or roaming add-on, your outgoing Wi-Fi calls and messages to a non-Canadian number will be billed according to roaming pay-per-use rates.   Can I make an emergency Wi-Fi call to 9-1-1 while travelling within Canada or the U.S.? Yes. If you plan on using Wi-Fi Calling while travelling throughout Canada or the U.S., make sure to update your emergency address to your most likely location for your device in your phone’s settings. Your emergency address is the one that will be given to emergency services if you call 9-1-1.   We recommend making emergency calls over a mobile network.   What happens if I try to make an emergency Wi-Fi call while outside of Canada and the U.S.? Calls made to emergency services while using Wi-Fi Calling outside of Canada and the U.S. will not be supported. We recommend making emergency calls over a mobile network.   When will my device use Wi-Fi Calling versus the mobile network? In most cases, when you have access to both the mobile network and Wi-Fi Calling (e.g., you have a Wi-Fi connection that is strong enough to be useable), your device automatically defaults to using Wi-Fi Calling. This applies when you are within Canada and when you are roaming outside of Canada.   For iPhones with iOS 9.1 or later, your device automatically defaults to using Wi-Fi Calling when you have access to both Wi-Fi Calling and the mobile network. However, if you have an older version of iOS, your device will automatically default to using the mobile network when in Canada, and Wi-Fi Calling when roaming outside of Canada.   For Android phones, your device automatically defaults to using Wi-Fi Calling when you have access to both Wi-Fi Calling and the mobile network. However, you may change your settings on your device to switch the default setting to the mobile network.   How do I switch between the Wi-Fi network and the mobile network during a call? In most cases, when you move between Wi-Fi Calling and the mobile network, your call will drop. To ensure your call does not drop, you should remain in your Wi-Fi or mobile network’s range for the duration of the call. However, if you have a VoLTE-enabled device and you are moving between Wi-Fi Calling and our LTE network, your call should not drop. Visit   rogers.com/coverage to see where you are covered by our mobile network.   Are there any wireless service features that will not work with Wi-Fi Calling?   Customers with select features and services, including any of the following, will not have access to Wi-Fi Calling: Data blocking Advanced Call Manager Teletypewriter Rogers One Number TM Alternative Line Service Wireless Priority Common Voicemail UMA Hotspot Datacom CS Data FAX and USSD services   You’ll need to remove these features if you wish to enable Wi-Fi Calling on a compatible phone. To get access to Wi-Fi Calling or to learn more please visit the Rogers Community Forums.   Do location-based calls work with Wi-Fi Calling? Some location-based calls may not work if you’re using Wi-Fi Calling when you’re outside your phone’s local calling area. Your phone will assume that you’re making a call from your phone’s local calling area. These calls include 3-1-1 (City Services); 5-1-1 (Traffic Reporting) and 8-1-1 (Health Services).   What if I am having trouble activating the Wi-Fi Calling feature on my device? If you have trouble activating the Wi-Fi Calling feature please visit the Community Forums.   How can I activate VoLTE on my iPhone 6s or 6s Plus?  If you have already activated Wi-Fi Calling, then you’ll need to go to your settings and turn Wi-Fi Calling off and on again to activate VoLTE services on your device. If you have not yet activated Wi-Fi Calling and want to activate VoLTE, follow these steps: Go to   Settings   and select   Phone. Toggle Wi-Fi Calling to ON. Follow the instructions on your screen if it’s the first time you’re hooking it up.   Remember to make sure you are using the latest version of iOS before activating VoLTE on your device.     Wi-Fi Calling Terms and Conditions
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  Heading out of the country for a trip? Looking to stay connected while out and abroad? Well you are in luck.   Check out this helpful How To video to learn how.     Steps:   Android Devices: 1. Open the Settings app. 2. Under Wireless & Networks,  select Cellular Networks. 3. Turn on the Data roaming slider. Select OK and you're done!     iOS Devices 1. Open Settings app. 2. Tap Cellular, then open Cellular Data Options.  3. Turn on the Data Roaming slider. Select OK and you're done!
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  Just made the leap from an iOS device to an Android device? Looking to transfer all your existing data? Well you are in luck.   Check out this helpful How To video to learn how.     Steps:   Transfer Photos 1. Download the free Google Photos app from the App Store. 2. Login with your Google Account, and under the settings menu, turn on Backup and Sync. 3. After it is complete, you can view all your photos on your new Android device through the Google Photos app.     Transfering Music 1. Install Google Play Music Manager on your computer. 2. Music Manager will upload upto 50000 songs from your iTunes librairy to the cloud. 3. On your Android phone, open the Google Play Music app to access your music.    Transfering Contacts 1. Goto   www.icloud.com on your computer and export your contacts as a vCard. 2. Once complete, transfer the new vCard to your Android device via email or USB cable.  3. On your Android device, select the Contacts app. 4. Under settings, select Import and Export contacts and add the vCard. That's it!  
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  Just made the leap from an Android device to an iOS device? Looking to transfer all your existing data? Well you are in luck.   Check out this helpful How To video to learn how.     Steps:   Transfer Photos 1. Download the free Move to iOS app from the Google Play Store. 2. Make sure both devices are plugged into a power source and connected to WiFi. 3. Set up your new iOS as normal until you get to the Apps & Data. 4. On your iOS device, Select Move from Android. On your Android device, select Move to iOS. Follow the on screen instructions. 5. Wait for the Transfer Data screen to appear on your iOS device and choose what content you would like to transfer then tap Next.   6. Leave both devices alone until transfer is complete. Complete the rest of the iOS setup and you are done!
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  Is your cellphone always running out of battery? Do you find yourself always looking to charge your phone? Want some helpful tips to save batter life? Well you are in luck.   Check out this helpful How To video to learn how.     Adjusting Brightness level 1. Start by taking down the brightness level of your screen. 2. Tap the Settings icon on the home screen. 3. Select Display, and drag the slider under Brightness Settings to the desired level.   Adjusting Backlight Timeout 1. Tap the Settings icon on the home screen. 2. Select Display, and scroll down to Screen Lock and tap Screen Lock Timeout to select the time you want.   Monitor Battery Usage 1. To turn it on, tap the Settings icon on the home screen. 2. Then select App Manager and Device Monitor 3. Look at the Battery tab to see which apps are using up your battery.   Turning off Wi-Fi, GPS & Bluetooth 1. You can also try disabling your Wi-Fi & Bluetooth and GPS when you’re not using them. 2. Tap the Settings icon on the home screen. 3. Select Network Connections and toggle Wi-Fi & Bluetooth off, and select Location Services to turn your GPS off.   Closing Active Programs & Apps 1. If you’re already in the app, just Swipe Up from the bottom of the screen then tap X to close. 2. If you’re on your home screen, click on the Active Frame icon and then hit X on the apps to close.   Animated Wallpapers and Screensavers Avoid using animated wallpapers or screensavers. We know they look pretty, but your battery will thank you if you get rid of them.
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  Switch over your contacts, calendars and music from your old device to your new one. BlackBerry has made it super easy to make the move, with an easy-to-use device-switching app called, appropriately, Device Switch.   The Device Switch software will transfer contacts and calendars between your devices over Wi-Fi. Before you do anything, ensure your iPhone and BlackBerry 10 device are on the same wireless network. Preferably your home network.     Moving Contacts and Calendars     On your iPhone: Tap to open the App Store. Search for “Device Switch” (made by Media Mushroom) and tap to download and install. Grant the app the permissions it requires: - Access contacts - Access Calendars - Access Reminders - Access Photos     On your New BlackBerry 10 Device:   Open BlackBerry World, search for an install and launch “Device Switch.” Swipe left to begin the process. Select “iPhone.”     On your iPhone:   Tap your BlackBerry in the Select Device window. All you need to do now is hit a few on-screen buttons; your iPhone and your BlackBerry 10 device will communicate with each other and complete the transfer.     Switching from Android to BlackBerry 10     On your Android:   Tap to open the Play Store. Search for “Device Switch” (made by Media Mushroom) and tap to download and install. Open the app and tap Next to get started     On your New BlackBerry 10 Device:   Open BlackBerry World then search for an install and launch “Device Switch.” Swipe left to begin the process. Select “Android.”   Your Android device and your BlackBerry 10 device will talk to each other wirelessly (provided they’re on the same wireless network) and will complete the transfer.     Moving Music   On your iPhone:   Sync your iPhone with iTunes using your iPhone’s USB cable. On your computer, download BlackBerry Link. Install and run the software. Connect your BlackBerry 10 device  to BlackBerry Link, go to Music Content, then drag and drop music from the Desktop tab to the BlackBerry tab.     On your Android:   If your Android device has a microSD card inserted and you’ve been saving your music there, remove it and put it into your BlackBerry 10 device. Did your music show up? Great! If not, no problem.   Here’s what to do:   Connect your BlackBerry 10 device and your Android device to the computer. Your BlackBerry 10 and your Android device will appear as removable drives. On your computer, drag music from the Android device removable drive and drop it onto your BlackBerry 10 removable drive.
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  ogers Basic  APN Settings   Settings Details APN rogers-core-appl1.apn Username wapuser1 Password wap Rogers Core  APN Settings   Settings Details APN rogers-core-appl1.apn Username n/a Password n/a Note: For Android smartphones, input the following MMS settings to ensure MMS functionality. MMSC http://mms.gprs.rogers.com MMS Proxy 10.128.1.69 MMS Port 80 Rogers LTE  APN Settings A compatible LTE device is required for these settings to function correctly.   Settings Details Name Rogers APN ltemobile.apn MMSC http://mms.gprs.rogers.com MMS Proxy 10.128.1.69 MMS Port 80 Username Not required Password Not required     Rogers Internet  APN Settings These settings are to be programed to a wireless device for GPRS functionality on the Rogers Wireless Network. Note:   GPRS allows for HTML browsing on the smartphone browser.    Settings Details APN internet.com Username wapuser1 Password wap   Rogers MMS  Settings   Settings Details APN media.com Username media Password mda01 MMS Gateway Address 172.25.0.107 MMS URL http://mms.gprs.rogers.com MMS Proxy 10.128.1.69     Rogers WAP  Settings   Settings Details APN goam.com Username wapuser1 Password wap WAP IP 1 208.200.67.150 WAP Port 1 9203 WAP IP 2 208.200.67.151 WAP Port 2 9201 Homepage http://rogers.mobi     Supported network frequencies  used on the Rogers network    Network Frequency Bands 2G (GSM/EDGE) 850, 1900 MHz B5, B2 3G (UMTS/HSPA)  850, 1900 MHz  B5, B2 LTE 700 MHz B12, B17 1700/2100 MHz (AWS) B4 2600 MHz B7   For more on using unlocked devices on the Rogers network click here or   here for bring your own device.          Set up a New APN on Android OS   Open   Applications/Apps. Select   Settings. Select   More Networks or More Settings or Wireless & Networks   (varies depending on model). Select   Mobile Networks. Select   Access Point Names. Click the   Menu   key. Select   New APN. Enter the following fields: LTE devices Name: Any name to identify the APN APN: ltemobile.apn MMSC:   http://mms.gprs.rogers.com MMS Proxy: 10.128.1.69 MMS Port: 80 Non-LTE devices Name: Any name to identify the APN APN: rogers-core-appl1.apn or internet.com Username: wapuser1 Password: wap MMSC:   http://mms.gprs.rogers.com MMS Proxy: 10.128.1.69 MMS Port: 80 Click the   Menu   key. Select   Save. Ensure the new APN is selected from the   Access Point Names   screen            Set up a New APN on Unlocked Apple devices   Note:   this feature is only available on unlocked iPhones. Most iPhones will have the APN preset by the carrier and will not require manual set up. Click   Settings. Select   Cellular. Under   Cellular Data   section, enter the following fields: APN:   rogers-core-appl1.apn   or   ltemobile.apn   (if you have a LTE compatible iPhone) Under the   MMS   section, enter the following fields: APN: media.com MMSC:   http://mms.gprs.rogers.com MMS Proxy : 10.128.1.69 Restart the device.          Set up a New APN on Balckberry  OS 7.0 or Earlier Open the Home screen. Select   Options. Select   Device (varies depending on model). Select   Advanced System Settings. Select   TCP IP. Place check mark in the box next to APN Settings Enabled. Enter rogers-core-appl1.apn or internet.com in the APN feild. Enter Username for APN: wapuser1 and Password  for APN : wap Press the   Menu   key. Select   Save.          Set up a New APN on Blackberry  OS10   Open the Home screen. Select   Settings. Select Mobile Network. Select Network Connections. Select   APN.  Enter the following   details  APN Settings: Access Point Names (APN) :  rogers-core-appl1.apn or internet.com Username: wapuser1 Password: wap Tap Save. Open  the  Home screen . Select   Text Messages. Select  the dots   ... Select Settings Select Text Messages. Select   MMS. Select   Advanced Enter the following details: APN Settings APN :   ltemobile.apn or  media.com MMSC:   http://mms.gprs.rogers.com MMS Proxy : 10.128.1.69 Tap Save.           Set up a New APN on Windows  Phone   Note:   Two types of APNs can be set up through these steps, internet APN for internet browsing and data or MMS APN for sending/receiving of picture messages. From the   App List   select   Settings. Select   Cellular. Select   Add Internet APN   or   Add MMS APN. Enter all required fields: Internet Settings APN: internet.com Username: wapuser1 Password: wap MMS Settings APN: media.com Username: media Password: mda01 MMS Gateway Address: 172.25.0.107 MMS URL:   http://mms.gprs.rogers.com MMS Proxy: 10.128.1.69 Click   Done.       Set up a New APN on Symbian  OS   Note:   Two types of APNs can be set up through these steps, internet APN for internet browsing and data or MMS APN for sending/receiving of picture messages. From   Menu   select   Settings. Select   Connectivity. Select   Destinations. Select   Access Point. Select   Add Internet APN   or   Add MMS APN. Enter all required fields: Internet Settings APN: internet.com Username: wapuser1 Password: wap MMS Settings APN: media.com Username: media Password: mda01 MMS Gateway Address: 172.25.0.107 MMS URL:   http://mms.gprs.rogers.com MMS Proxy: 10.128.1.69 Click   Done.       Set up a New APN on Classic  Devices   Note:   These steps are how to program the APN settings on most classic phones. Go to Menu. Select   Settings. Select   Connectivity or Configuration. Choose   Preferred access point/Internet Profiles/Internet Access/Access Points   or   Packet data. Select  Settings   or Edit. Enter all required fields: Internet Settings APN: internet.com Username: wapuser1 Password: wap
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  Have you lost or forgotten your Blackberry ID passward? Well you are in luck.   Check out this helpful How To video to learn how to reset it.   Steps: 1. First go to   www.blackberry.com   and hover over Support in the drop down menu at the top. 2. From there, choose Blackberry ID, and in the Manage your Blackberry ID section select Reset your password. 3. Now you can enter your Blackberry ID user name and the verification letters from the picture and hit Submit.  
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  Your BlackBerry ID gives you access to BlackBerry websites, apps and services; makes syncing with your computer easier; and makes transferring your info to a new device a breeze.   Here’s how to set it up:   When you set up your new device, on the BlackBerry ID screen, tap   Create New. Complete the simple instructions on the screen. That’s it!
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  Texting Shortcuts   You know the keyboard on your BB10 device is great at predicting what you want to say. You can bend this powerful dictionary to your will, too. For example, have your BlackBerry dictionary automatically substitute the text short form “OMW” to read “on my way,” or automatically insert your office address whenever you type “myoffice.” Those are just a couple of examples. Think about the phrases you end up writing out often and create your own texting shortcuts.     Open the   Settings   menu, choose   Language and Input, then   Automated Assistance,   then Prediction and Correction and, finally,   Word Substitution. Ensure the toggle switch for   Word Substitutions   is set to the   On   position. Tap the plus sign in the bottom bar. Enter your shortcut text, followed by your long-form text. Save. (Take heart in the fact that it’s the last time you’ll ever have to write out these words on your BlackBerry.)   Now, when entering text in an email, text message or elsewhere, just type your short form (e.g., “myoffice”) and hit space. Your BlackBerry will replace it with your long-form text – in this case, your full office address.     Sub Me In!   In addition to allowing you to create as many text shortcuts as you can dream up, BlackBerry 10 includes some handy, pre-loaded shortcuts. There are short codes to insert your BlackBerry PIN for people to add you on BBM, to insert the date and time, and more. Here are a select few.   You’ll find others in   Settings > Language and Input > Prediction and Correction   >   Automated Assistance > Word Substitution.   You type: Your BlackBerry changes it to: ld Today’s date lt The current time mypin Your BlackBerry / BBM PIN myver Your BlackBerry model and OS version information mynumber Your phone number     Inbox: Zero (Unread Messages)   For all but the most vigilant minimalist, inbox overload is an unfortunate reality for many of us. There’s a little-publicized trick that can help you tame that seemingly unwieldy mass of unread messages, though: mark messages as “read” prior to a date you choose. So, if it’s July 15 th   and you’ve got 87 unread messages dating back to July 10 th , simply use the Mark Prior Read function to change unread messages from July 14 th   or earlier to read.  If nothing else, your inbox “unread” count will give you a much better idea of what you actually have to deal with.   In the Hub, swipe down to the date at which you want to clean the slate. Tap and hold on the date header. A sidebar pops up. In the sidebar, tap the   open envelope icon. Tap   Continue   to confirm.     Take Control   When you’re listening to music on your BlackBerry, which do you do more often: change the volume or skip tracks? Like most, you probably do a lot of both. Thankfully, you can change the physical volume keys on the side of your BlackBerry to control both the volume   and   the playback.   Here’s how:   Open the   Settings   menu, swipe down to   Main Volume   and select. Swipe to set   Music Shortcuts   to On.   Now, when you’re listening to music, the “up” rocker key will skip forward a track and the “down” rocker key will skip back just by pressing down.  
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  When you can’t take a call – if you’re in a meeting, if you’re driving or if your phone is off – voicemail will take it for you.   Here’s how to set up your voicemail:   Open the dialer on your BlackBerry 10 handset. Press and hold the 1 key to dial in to voicemail. The first time you dial in, you’ll be prompted to record a greeting and configure your voicemail box. Follow the voice prompts to complete voicemail setup.   Tip:   You can access your voicemail from any phone by dialing your wireless number and then hitting   #   when the greeting plays
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  Thinking of PAYGO? Here are 3 great reasons to consider.   Flexibility Bring your own phone or get a new one Add services when you need them Change your plan anytime   Cost Certainty No bill No activation, cancellation or monthly fees No fear of hidden charges   Freedom No commitment No term contract or credit checks Complete control of top-up frequency     How can I activate   Pay As You Go?   It's easy to activate. Follow the instructions in the user guide that comes with your   Pay As You Go   SIM card. You can also visit   rogers.com/payasyougo   or call   1 866 594-9456   to activate.     Can I activate my own wireless phone on   Pay As You Go?    Yes, you can activate your own wireless phone on   Pay As You Go   as long as it is unlocked and compatible with the Rogers network. For Rogers network details, visit:   rogers.com/web/content/wireless_network       PAYGO: FAQ’s     How am I charged for Voicemail on my   Pay As You Go   account?   Voicemail is available with no monthly fee on the   Pay As You Go   service. Airtime charges (plus long distance and/or roaming where applicable) apply for messages left in your   Pay As You Go   voicemail and for checking your Voicemail messages. Airtime charges apply if you call a number and a voicemail service answers.     Am I charged if someone leaves me a voicemail on my   Pay As You Go   phone?   Yes - you are charged for each voicemail received at your local airtime rate (which varies according to your price plan). Plus, you are charged to listen to your voicemail at the local airtime per minute rate.     How am I charged for making local and long distance calls on my   Pay As You Go   phone?   Local and long distance airtime charges are rounded up to the next full minute. A one-minute minimum charge applies to every completed call (made or received). The airtime for the entire call is charged based on the applicable rate at the beginning of the call. Airtime charges (plus applicable long distance charges) apply to completed calls from the time you press SEND until you press END.   For international calls, or while roaming, you may be charged from the time you press SEND until you press END regardless of whether the call is completed. Airtime charges (plus long distance charges, if applicable) apply to every call you answer on your wireless phone until you press END. Charges will start the moment the calling party initiates the call by pressing SEND and includes the ring time.     How am I charged for wireless calls on my   Pay As You Go   phone?   When you make an outgoing call on your wireless phone, airtime charges (plus applicable long distance charges) apply to each completed call from the time you press SEND until you press END. If the call is not completed, meaning there is no answer, then no charge applies. A call answered by Voicemail is considered a completed call.   For each incoming call you answer (or your voicemail answers) on your wireless phone, airtime charges apply from the time your phone begins ringing until the time you press END.     How can I check the balance of my   Pay As You Go   account and see how much money I have available?   Dial *225 from your wireless phone and your phone's screen will display your account balance and expiry date.     What is Call Waiting and how is it charged on   Pay As You Go?   The Call Waiting service alerts you to other incoming calls when you are talking on your phone. Call Waiting is available with no monthly fee on the   Pay As You Go   service. Incoming airtime charges apply to calls that are waiting to be answered as well as calls that are answered.     What is Call Forwarding and how is it charged on   Pay As You Go?   Call Forwarding lets you route incoming calls from your wireless phone to another phone number. Call Forwarding is available with no monthly fee on   Pay As You Go   phones. Airtime charges apply to calls forwarded from your phone to another phone number. Long distance charges apply if forwarding calls to a long distance number.     How do I change my Pay As You Go PIN?     From   MyRogers TM , follow these simple instructions: First, you will need to sign in to your   MyRogers account.  If you are not currently registered, signing up is quick and easy at   www.rogers.com/register. Once you log in, you will find a Pay As You Go PIN Update link in the Wireless frame in the Overview tab.  Click on it. Reset 4 Digit Passcode window will open, and you can change your PIN Follow the instructions on page.   From the Automated Phone System, follow these simple instructions: Dial *611 from your phone or 1 800 575-9090. Select option 3. Select option 4. Select option 1 Select option 1 Follow the prompts     Am I charged for 9-1-1 calls on my   Pay As You Go   phone?   There is no airtime charge for calls made from your wireless device to 9-1-1. A $0.75 monthly 9-1-1 Emergency Access Fee, and applicable provincial fees, are applied to your account.     I am travelling outside of Canada, can I use my   Pay As You Go   phone when I travel?   Yes, you can use your   Pay As You Go   phone while you travel. Roaming service rates will apply for using your phone outside of Canada. Rogers roaming services are available in more than 100 countries. Please ensure that your wireless phone is compatible with the wireless network of the country you will be visiting. Your wireless phone or wireless handheld must operate on a country's listed frequency in order to make or receive calls. To check roaming service rates and wireless network compatibility, visit   rogers.com/payasyougo     Can I make collect calls on my   Pay As You Go   phone?   Yes, you can make collect calls with your   Pay As You Go   phone. Local airtime charges apply. Collect calls cannot be received on your wireless phone.     How do I know if my   Pay As You Go   balance is running low? Will I be notified before my   Pay As You Go   service is suspended?   When your   Pay As You Go   account balance gets down to $3, we will send you a text message on your phone to let you know your balance is low so you can top up your account.     I am subscribed to a monthly plan on my   Pay As You Go   phone, what happens if there is an insufficient balance on my   Pay As You Go   account to cover the next monthly service fee?   If there is an insufficient balance to cover the next recurring monthly service fee, regular pay-per-use service rates apply: 40¢ per minute for local incoming/outgoing calls, 25¢ per local text message, 50¢ per local picture/video message and 15¢ per MB for wireless internet. You will be automatically re-subscribed to your current plan when you have sufficient funds to cover your recurring monthly service fee. Where applicable additional airtime, data, long distance, roaming, pay-per-use charges, and taxes are charged extra.     What is Auto Top-Up?   Auto Top-Up is our new preauthorized credit card service that will help you manage your   Pay As You Goaccount. Auto Top-Up lets you top up your account with the amount you select one day prior to your account balance expiry date OR when your account balance falls below $1 whichever comes first.     Automatic Top-Up Option If you have a Pay by the Month plan or Monthly Add-on, Auto Top-up will charge your credit card automatically for each one on its due date   Low Balance Option Your account will automatically be topped up with the amount you select whenever your account balance is about to expire OR if it falls below $1. Perfect for Pay by the Minute and Pay by the Day plans.   To sign up to Automatic   Top-Up and/or Low Balance Option on Rogers.com You will need a   MyRogers TM   account. If you don't have one, registration is quick and easy! Go to   rogers.com/register Log in to your   MyRogers   account: In the "Bill Information" section, select "Register a Credit Card". Click on the "Subscribe/Activate" link.  To sign up to Automatic Top-Up and/orLow Balance Option in our Automated Phone System Dial *611 from your device or call 1-800-575-9090 Press 3 for Account Changes Press 4 for Personal Account Settings Press 2 for Manage Credit Card Info (If no credit card information in on file, you will be prompted to add one) Press 3 for Automatic Monthly Top-Up Option or Press 4 for Automatic Low Balance Option.    Note:   the account must have a registered credit card to sign up to Auto Top-Up.
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  What is a Rocket mobile hotspot best for?   Able to connect up to 10 Wi-Fi devices simultaneously, the hotspot is perfect for families on road trips wanting fast internet to keep the kids entertained; study groups hunkering down at coffee shops who need secure internet; and business teams, say, traveling and needing to get online during that long layover.   GOT ONE ALREADY? HERE’S HOW TO SET IT UP   Press and hold the mobile hotspot Power button for 2 seconds to create your own hotspot and display its SSID (Wi-Fi network name) and passphrase (network security key). On your laptop or Wi-Fi enabled device, open your Wi-Fi connection manager and scan for available Wi-Fi networks. Select the SSID for your hotspot and when prompted, enter the passphrase as displayed on the mobile hotspot screen—now you’re connected!     CHECK IT OUT HERE     CUSTOMIZE YOUR SETTINGS   Once you’ve connected to the hotspot, open your web browser on your laptop or Wi-Fi enabled device and go to   http://rogers.hotspot.com Log in at the top of the screen using the default admin login name – swiadmin   and you can access the menu options listed on the left: Under the Device Security menu you can change your network name and password, or hide them from being visible on your mobile hotspot. Under the Battery menu, you can set your standby timer and Wi-Fi signal range as desired. Under the Alert Sounds menu you can customize your sounds and alerts. You can even power off your mobile hotspot right from this screen and leave the device itself in your bag!
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    So you’ve decided to join the fast-moving masses and get yourself onto the super-quick Rogers LTE network. Luckily accessing the Rogers LTE network is as easy as 1, 2, 3!  Check off the following list to make sure your LTE device is properly connected and up and running:     LTE Device   To access the Rogers LTE network you need an LTE enabled device. See our list of available devices here.     LTE SIM Card   An LTE SIM card is required to access the Rogers LTE network. When you purchased your LTE-capable device, you should have also received an LTE-capable SIM card.  If you did not receive an LTE SIM card with purchase of your LTE device, simply go back to the Rogers store that you purchased the device from (please bring your receipt) and they will provide one free of charge.   TIP:   To insert your LTE SIM card, you may need to remove your device’s backplate and lift out the battery. To do so, make sure you first turn off your device.     LTE Wireless Internet Plan   ALL Rogers wireless internet plans are LTE compatible. This means you don’t have to make any changes to your current plan to access the LTE network. Looking for a new plan? Check out your options   www.rogers.com/plans   TIP: Look for ‘LTE’ on your screen Your device must say “LTE” where the network name appears. If it says “4G LTE” not to worry, you’re still connected to LTE
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  Is your cellphone always running out of battery? Do you find yourself always looking to charge your phone? Want some helpful tips to save batter life? Well you are in luck.   Check out this helpful How To video to learn how.     Turn on Battery Saver 1. To turn Battery Saver on, swipe left from the home screen to get to the Apps list. 2. Then scroll down and tap Settings, then select Battery Saver.   Turning off Wi-Fi & Bluetooth Just swipe down from the home screen to bring up the Action Center, and tap either Wi-Fi or Bluetooth to disable. You can tell they’re off because they look greyed out.   Turning off GPS 1. Swipe  left from the home screen to get to the Apps list. 2. Then scroll down and tap Settings. 3. Select Location and then turn Location services off, then just turn it back on when you need it.   Adjusting Brightness level 1. Swipe left from the home screen to get to the Apps list. 2. Scroll down and tap Settings, select Brightness, and turn off Automatically Adjust and set the level to low.   Adjust Screen Lock timer 1. Swipe left from the home screen to get to the Apps list. 2. Then scroll down and tap Settings, select Lock screen, and adjust the Screen times from the drop down menu.   Animated Wallpapers and Screensavers Avoid using animated wallpapers or screensavers. We know they look pretty, but your battery will thank you if you get rid of them.
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  Whether it’s tangled or damaged cords, or a constantly dwindling phone battery, here are ways to combat a few of the most common techie woes.     Damaged power cords   Cellphone and laptop cords take a beating, especially the end you plug into your device. The simplest way to protect your cords from splitting, bending and fraying is to secure a pen spring around them. Over time, constant tugging and pulling creates cord fraying, creating a potential fire hazard.   Disassemble a ballpoint pen by unscrewing the tip, pulling out the ink tube and removing the metal spring. Extend the coil spring and wrap it around your cord closest to the end that plugs into your device. This helps to ensure that the end of your cord is protected, and any existing minor frays, splits and bends are contained so they don’t become worse.     Dying phone battery   If you run a lot of apps or use Wi-Fi, your battery probably drains pretty quickly. When you need your device charged in a hurry, try this simple trick to turn your battery bar from zilch to full in no time.   Turn on   Airplane Mode   (turning on this function depends on your device; for iPhone, for example, go to   Settings   and toggle   Airplane Mode   to   on). Plug in your phone or tablet and charge as usual. (Make sure you turn Airplane Mode   off   to resume normal function on your phone once you’ve charged.)     Dirty headphones   Not only does cleaning them help your cans aesthetically, it eliminates germs and promotes a crisper sound by removing the dust that settles in the speakers.   Combine a solution of warm water and soap. Lightly dampen a cloth in the suds and gently wipe the earpieces and wires clean. 3. If your headphones have removable silicone covers, gently clean those separately with a toothbrush. If your headphones are particularly dirty, try cleaning them using some rubbing alcohol on a Q-tip.   Tip:   Be careful – too much soap will leave a sticky residue and too much water or rubbing alcohol is, well, bad news.     Tangled cords   If you use a laptop, you likely have a number of cords you need to quickly use and/or unplug at your workstation. The easiest way to organize them is a handy little trick using sturdy   bulldog clips   that can be found at most dollar stores.   Clamp   bulldog clips   to the back of your desk or work area. String cables through the openings of the two squeezable metal tips. Your cords will easily slide through the clips’ handles without getting tangled.
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