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Seriously? A budget phone?

Dear AT&T, You want me to activate a cheap budget phone (U318AA) as a replacement for the premium phone I currently own because you decided to switch everything to 5G? No, This cheap phone is going to go right into the garbage. Thankfully, as a person who enjoys working in the Information Tec

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Brand new defective device and AT&t will not allow me to exchange

Got a brand new phone today and the battery only lasts for like 4 hours with nothing running. Tried to call AT&t and after 2 hours on the phone hung up without a replacement. They are trying to make me give them more money. Why do we have to contact the attorney general to complete a simple orde

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Charge pending expired

Got an email today about a charge that was pending had expired on my bank account from AT&T K006 9968 ESTOR for about $44. I recently preordered the Apple Watch series 5 Nike so I thought maybe something went wrong with the order but I talked to a rep and they said the order has been paid and is sti

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Weird phone calls

This has been happening to me in the last 2 years. People are calling me asking why I called them.  Of course I didn't, but they are understandably sad.  Also I am getting calls from people leaving no vm and when I call them back or text them, they tell me the same thing.   Does anyo

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Is this email spam for for real?

AT&T MAIL <[email scrubbed]> Sun, Nov 21 at 2:07 PM Mail UPDATE Dear User, This is to inform you that your email account has reached an Upgrade stage, Due to the fact that you are using our old version.   If you choose not to update your account on or before

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Data usage Scam

My husband and I are on an older plan. First, there was an attempt to force us to change plans by increasing our payments. Now it appears they are claiming we use more of our data than is feasible. My husband and I have taken to turning off our cellular and roaming and yet miraculously data is still

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Contact #’s Changed By??

I already knew my cell # was on the dark web (for years), but within the last 4 to 6 weeks I started to realize my contacts’ phone #’s that have been stored in my phone for 15+ years were somehow different #’s now. Even my husband’s # was changed.  Some of my texts to people were getting rejec

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Email regarding upgrades

I keep getting emails regarding ATT & Yahoo needing to upgrade my email? Is this a legitimate concern and should I click on the link to upgrade my email?

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I Bought A Phone and the seller reported as blacklist

I bought a phone from a shop sealed and then later got home used it for about two days and it got blacklisted. Reported as stolen or something. I saw all that when I try to activate the phone days after purchase. I reach the guy and he said he doesn’t know how come. I did all I can and it looks lik

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Direct TV SCAM

I received a very professional sounding call from AT&T Direct TV offering me half off of my Direct TV monthly bill. I returned the call to 866-787-0107 and again a very professional voice led me to an "agent" with an eastern accent who processed my request. Looking back on it, the professional v

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International Call Scam & Spurious AT&T Fees

I've been getting a ton of missed calls from various countries overnight for about the last month and a half. These are numbers in the '+111 1 11 11 11 11' format listed as coming from places like Morocco, Haiti, Serbia, etc. Apparently, it's a scam that involves the scammer calling from another cou

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Received a call from 469 437 8256

Hi, I have recently ordered Att internet. I got a call from the above number saying that they are from installation. They told me my address to take confirmation from me and then asked DOB and phone number. Is this a genuine call or I am scammed.?

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I pay my phone bill but the account is not in my name so when we fight he shuts my phone off. How can I stop this

My AT&T account is in my husband's name but as soon I I do something he doesn't like or I don't follow his rules, he shuts off my service. I pay my bill and don't want him to have the ability to do this. Please help

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Text from 11112023; is it a scam? Or actually AT&T?

I received a text today saying: Hi, it's AT&T. Great news! You've paid off at least 50% of your current phone. If you're interested in learning about our offer on iPhone 14 Pro Max, reply YES to receive details. came from phone number 11112023: not thinking I replied yes.  What did

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fraud account under my SSN and email

Someone opened an account under my email address, SSN, and a previous mailing address I resided at. They used a different last name from mine though. This person tried to open a wireless account and purchase an iphone 14. I received an order number, but I cant see the account number in the ATT email

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Scam? Call "from AT&T" asking for SS#

I just got a call from a 1-800 number ending in 8804. It was a recorded message saying that my AT&T account had been flagged for security reasons, and to give the last four numbers of the social security of the account holder "after the beep" in order to avoid an interruption in service. It sounded

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Call Blocking

Hi!My wifi home phone,(digital phone?) gets about 30 "unavailable", "suspected spam", "telemarketer" and calls from hijacked numbers. I am on the state and federal do not call lists. I have the call screening service thru ATT. And I have blocked a lot of numbers manually. Still, I get about 30 calls

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ACTIVATION LOCK

If my friend gave me an iPhone as a gift and he forgot his Apple ID password and we tried using recovery mode but then phone is in activation lock. How do I get a receipt of proof of purchase so apple can UN ACTIVATION LOCK MY DEVICE. If I give you the serial number and IMEI number can you please he

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Are you selling MacBook or other things with a big offer?

I'm from sri lanka. There is a website called ikman.lk which we can create adds to sell something on sri lanka. Yesterday I saw a add which is selling a MacBook with an unbelievable offer. I messaged with that seller. He said he is at&t seller man and sent some photos of your company too. Is the

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Cell rings, caller ID shows my cell # and recording says it is AT&T Security and asks for ss#

On Wed. 6/22/16 my brother called me about something that happened with his cell phone (that is on my account). He said it rang at abut 9:20pm and caller ID showed his number - he answered and heard somethinig along the lines of "this is AT&T Security and the account is flagged we need last four

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