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    i haven't really noticed this before, but when i have my phone in my pocket, then i pull it out i notice that i have no signal in either the mobile network or wifi. there is a "x" where the mobile network signal level should be. either i have some crazy pants or this is normal??? :/

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    You have some crazy pants. Do you lock it before putting in your crazy pants?
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    yes i lock it and slip it in, 30 mins later ill take it out and BOOM no wifi or mobile network. this has been happening a lot lately :E i never noticed it before, but then again i never really paid attention to it beofre

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    i think you might be experiencing a form of death grip from your trousers which is obstructing the signal reaching your phone?
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    This is something I have noticed a lot when I use my holster. I haven't been able to track down what is the cause but initially thought it was due to the action of sliding the phone into the holster being similar to the sliding of the connections menu at the top of the home screen.
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    this is happening with every pants i wear >_< jeans, pjs, dress pants, frustrating :|


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    So you're putting the naked phone in your pocket, not in a pouch or anything?
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    not naked, it has a plastic case, but it has full mobile and wifi connections outside, but when i pull out of my pocket this happens

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    ...and how do you get the signal back once that happens?
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    What is your convenience key(s) set to do?
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    convience key set as camera and to get the signal back i leave phone out of my pocket for a few seconds

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    Balls of Steel are to blame.........

    Try changing your sim card. Maybe that is old and damaged. Or try another providers card and see if the same situation can be reproduced.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ritesh View Post
    Balls of Steel are to blame.........

    Try changing your sim card. Maybe that is old and damaged. Or try another providers card and see if the same situation can be reproduced.
    I was going to ask if the OP has any metal or anything that was surgically implanted.
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    nope, i have done nothing to the phone except put it in a plastic case

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    And you've tried calling your phone while it's in your pants, and verified that it's not getting a signal?
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    Yet no issues using the phone indoors?
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    no, phone calls wont go through, and no issues using it indoors, except when im at walmart near the center or back of the store :E i get no reception at all there

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    Extra starch in your pants? Not sure WTF is going on, but it sure as heck lacks total sense.
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    Take the case off.
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    hey i also had this problem a while back alls i did was wipe the device os and put a fresh clean one on and it worked

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