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Samsung_Khe3fbk
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How to get update to update without wi-fi?

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d_spi
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Hey @Samsung_Khe3fbk I hope you're doing well this morning. 

 

Depending on how big the software update is and your carrier that's pushing it out to your device; some carriers require that you connect to Wi-Fi to download it even if you have an unlimited data plan. 

 

You can try to set your app update settings to download over data instead of Wi-Fi in the Google playstore settings but software updates are a different story generally because of how big they usually are. 

 

I hope that helps a bit.

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Did you try using just your data Service?
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joeldf
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Some carriers won't allow over-the-air OS updates over mobile data. you have to have Wi-Fi in that case. Assuming the OP means OS updates.
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d_spi
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Hey @Samsung_Khe3fbk I hope you're doing well this morning. 

 

Depending on how big the software update is and your carrier that's pushing it out to your device; some carriers require that you connect to Wi-Fi to download it even if you have an unlimited data plan. 

 

You can try to set your app update settings to download over data instead of Wi-Fi in the Google playstore settings but software updates are a different story generally because of how big they usually are. 

 

I hope that helps a bit.

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