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seanr
Over the past five years, our community, The Republic, has grown and evolved. I may be a bit biased, but I believe we have the best community of any mobile phone service out there. It is made great by the people assembled here, members, non-members and employees alike. Our community has been a big part of our success. It has been our home, our… (Show more)
in Republic Help Updates
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Due to a recent update to the Android Messages app, members with a Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 edge may experience issues sending and receiving MMS (picture and group) messages. If you currently use an S7 or S7 edge, you should install and use Textra as your default messaging app until a fix has been released for Android Messages.   How to Install… (Show more)
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Today, we started rolling out updates to the Republic Wireless app.   App Update for Republic Wireless 3.0 Phones Republic Wireless app version 3.12.0.39, was released today at 10% for Republic Wireless 3.0 phones. We expect to release the update at 100% later next week.   The app update includes:  Improved WiFi calling. Higher quality MMS… (Show more)
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carlh
Every Republic phone has the Republic number that you know and give to others.  For those with cell service plans, there's a second number that's required and used behind-the-scenes to receive calls when Wi-Fi isn't available.  You don't normally need to worry about the Sprint number unless you're receiving unwanted texts or calls because it was… (Show more)
in Tips & Tricks
jben
PHONE (Moto E~G~X - Required settings)… (Show more)
in Amplify
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Today, we're excited to announce that the Moto G5 Plus is now available to order in our online store! See below for some key features and a link to the full tech specs.   Moto G5 PlusStarting at $229 (plus taxes) KEY FEATURES Fast Octa Core processor 3000 mAh all day battery with TurboPower™ charger Dual band WiFi (2.4 Ghz and 5 Ghz) Wide angle… (Show more)
in Republic Help Updates
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As of today, the prices of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge have been reduced by $100.   The price of the Galaxy S7 is now $599 (down from $699) and the Galaxy S7 edge is now $699 (down from $799). You can check out the new prices and make a purchase in our online store.
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An update to the Republic Wireless app, version 3.11.1.18, was released today at 5%, although it usually takes several hours until it's available via the Google Play Store. We'll continue to release it in a staged rollout throughout the next several days.   This update is only for Republic 3.0 phones including:   Google Pixel and Pixel XL… (Show more)
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Today, Motorola began the Maintenance Release (MR) soak for the Moto Z Play. If all goes well with the soak, Motorola will release to production at 100% on Monday, March 13, 2017. Please see below for release notes and instructions on how to install this update.   Moto Z Play MR Build Number: NPN25.137-24-1 Android™ 7.0 Nougat November 2016… (Show more)
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On Monday, March 6th, several system updates began. As these updates are being progressively rolled out, they may not be available to everyone right away. Please see below on what was released for each phone and how to install the update.     … (Show more)
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As of Today, March 6, 2017, The Moto G4 PLUS and Samsung Galaxy S6 are no longer available in our online store. Although we’re no longer selling these phones, we’ll continue to support them through our BYOP program.   To see a list of all of our currently supported phones, please see Republic Wireless Phones.
in Republic Help Updates
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Today, Motorola began the Maintenance Release (MR) soak for the Moto G4 and G4 PLUS. Please see below for release notes and instructions on how to install this update.   Moto G4 and G4 PLUS MR  Build Number: NPJ25.93-13 Android™ 7.0 Nougat December 2016 Android security patch See a full list of enhancements in Motorola's Release Notes  … (Show more)
in Republic Help Updates
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Today we’re excited to share that we are re-enabling data notifications for members on Republic Refund (2.0) and Clear Choice (3.0) plans. These notifications will be displayed both on your phone and sent via email. Notifications for members on Republic 1.0 and Beta plans will remain unchanged at this time.   These notifications will remind you… (Show more)
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