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[New] Blog Post: Factory Reset Your Phone

What Happens When You Factory Reset Your Phone? A Comprehensive Guide Your phone is an essential part of your daily life, acting as a mini-computer, communication device, and entertainment hub. But sometimes it requires a factory reset. Factory reset...

J_PM by Public Mobile
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Blog Post: Why 5G is the Future with Public Mobile

When it comes to technology, standing still is the same as moving backward. That's why at Public Mobile, we're not just keeping pace with change; we're leading the way with Canada's first 5G subscription phone service.  What's So Special About 5G?5G ...

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J_PM by Public Mobile
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Top Contributors 2023

Hey Community,    Thank you to everyone who contributed to the great conversations this month!    We'd like to encourage community members to congratulate other members and share comments under this thread. However, we will keep the Top Contributors ...

J_PM by Public Mobile
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Re: Community Rewards

@darlicious wrote:@LurganIeUk Would that be @CountyDownIeUk ? I can get the Univac 5000I guess it is the same person. What is this running joke with Univac 5000? As per Wikipedia such model never existed. Is that your 'smart' toaster, by any chance?

Meow by Mayor / Maire
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Mobile Data and Maps

Hello, When using any Maps application and wanting to save on your data usage, simply turn on data, put in address and "start" directions. Then turn off data. The directions in the maps app will continue to work as it is based on satellite. You do no...

dyardeni by Good Citizen / Bon Citoyen
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Huge data loss.. Ask McDonald's

I guess when we see people ask about inaccurate data counter on PM page, we can now add this to our list of troubleshooting  steps:          Ask McDonald's

softech by Oracle
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I have been with Public Mobile since 2019 though however recently have network signal/connectivity issues since we moved to a new location (another part of the same town). So I decided to have my primary number switched to another service provider, s...

akkerala by Good Citizen / Bon Citoyen
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Re: beer and a bud

@darlicious wrote:Favourite high school activity? A beer and a bud! Lol...The 420 variety?

dust2dust by Mayor / Maire
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Termination liability charge

How can telus charge a termination liability charge when I switched from Telus to public mobile which is owned by the same company!  

gbranscombe by Great Citizen / Super Citoyen
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Rogers and their plans to mitigate future outages

For those curious/interested, more info has come to light on what Rogers plans to do for the future to avoid massive outages like last week.  It appears to involve carving out their core network separating wireless and wireline networks.  It will als...

Kristowhy by Model Citizen / Citoyen Modèle
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How is everyone doing since everything has reopened

Sherri-Ann by Great Neighbour / Super Voisin
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Is 4G or higher any better?

I received this E-Mail this morning, which is also my birthday today: The new Public Mobile Experience is here. We're putting even morepower in your hands with 4G speed plans and a brand new My Account experience. Together with Public Points and the ...

2000 Solutions: A Record Breaking Run by softech!!

Congratulations @softech on hitting the 2000 Solution Milestone!! Congratulations on a job well done!! Wow! What a run on solutions achieving the 2000 solution Milestone just 147 days after hitting the 1000 solution mark this past February as the thi...


Mia Culpa, to a point.

Webb here.Emerging shyly from my corner, while leaving my dunce cap on the stool.What I commented on about the E S A was my opinion, and as a citizen in a democracy, I have a right to that opinion. I have no plans to retract what I wrote and anyone i...

Webb by Good Citizen / Bon Citoyen
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Rogers outage affects millions

The entire Rogers network went offline for most of the day on July 8. So roughly one-third of all Canadians had no mobile service for the day. I've heard a lot of people complain about that, omg no social media for a whole day I'm astonished there we...

Korth by Mayor / Maire
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What Cloudflare sees with Roger's Outage

Interesting read:

softech by Oracle
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A Good Day for Telus family

We should be happy that we are in the Telus family today. Rogers national outage for celluar and internet. 

softech by Oracle
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Anyone know any good esim or sim card programs for  North america . I go to the  US  for 4 months a year . Thank you 

gbranscombe by Great Citizen / Super Citoyen
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Account question

is lucky mobile same as public mobile? 

Joeh403 by Great Neighbour / Super Voisin
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PM’s 15$ plan with the cheapest dual SIM/E-SIM

I think Keepgo has the cheapest ESIM data rates for Canada right now. They seem to have been around for a long time and I’ve done some research, nothing at all seems fishy about it. Id say its just as legit as Airalo. I decided to try it out. I bough...

BearFBI by Deputy Mayor / Adjoint au Maire
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