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Using iphone 5 as hotspot with family share plan?
softlycynical
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I have been on a AC FAMILY SHAREPLAN 700 (which is no longer available) and just upgraded to an iphone from a flipphone last week.  At that time, I selected the 4G plan that allows me to use my iphone as a hotspot and a 1000 text plan.  The plan to enable hotspot cost more than just a standard data plan.  I just looked and this applies only to my line, not the other family lines.  So if I switch to the "4 GB Shared Data - Unlimited Talk & Text Share everything across all your devices." do I lose the hotspot capability for my iphone?  There is no plan option that calls out hotspot when I try to switch it online.  Thanks.

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Re: Using iphone 5 as hotspot with family share plan?
Ann154
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The Share Everything Plans include the mobile hotspot feature for all the lines on that account.  The data is shared between all the lines too.

I'm most definitely NOT a VZW employee. If a post answered your question, please mark it as the answer.

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