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AT&T Problems - La Grande Princess STX

specialk
July 12, 2014 07:24AM

Registered: 9 years ago
Posts: 572

Is anyone else experiencing problems with AT&T cell service in the Princess area? Signal seemed to be degrading during the week. This morning it's popping in and out. But for the most part it's non existent.

Re: AT&T Problems - La Grande Princess STX

specialk
July 12, 2014 08:47AM

Registered: 9 years ago
Posts: 572

Follow Up: I just got off the phone with AT&T. The tower at Little Princess Hill is "severly degraded". A service ticket has been generated. Problem should be fixed "today or tomorrow".

Re: AT&T Problems - La Grande Princess STX

ikory
July 12, 2014 10:09AM

Registered: 5 years ago
Posts: 203

Thanks for the info. Glad it will be fixed soon as this is annoying.

Re: AT&T Problems - La Grande Princess STX

Jim Dandy
July 12, 2014 10:50AM

Registered: 13 years ago
Posts: 1,057

The best solution given the frequent probl3ms AT&T has with its cell towers is to obtain a MicroCell from AT&T then when their towers go down and you are at home you can make and receive cell phone calls using your cell phone because the calls are routed to and from you using your Internet service.

It also improves weak signal that you might have indoors.

Re: AT&T Problems - La Grande Princess STX

stt007
July 12, 2014 06:28PM

Registered: 10 years ago
Posts: 462

They used to charge $200 for microcell but I have friends in stt that got theirs for free. I wonder if they are free these days.

Re: AT&T Problems - La Grande Princess STX

jwsommer
July 13, 2014 08:33AM

Registered: 10 years ago
Posts: 88

We currently have Sprint and have not had many issues lately (a couple years ago that was not the case!). I had been considering switch to AT&T but am wondering if I might just be setting myself up for new problems. I know this topic has probably been beat to death on this board already, but if anyone has any gems to share on either service, I'd appreciate it!

Re: AT&T Problems - La Grande Princess STX

speee1dy
July 13, 2014 03:10PM

Registered: 10 years ago
Posts: 8,546

the last six months or so with att has been so much better than for the previous 3 years give or take. much better

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