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Pakool121
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Many apps not working on wifi since update moto G4 plus

Since they new update I am facing problems to open apps while connected through wifi, first I thought its internet service providers fault, but than I realise its just not working in my perticular handset, and this happens after an os update, using moto G4 plus. Some apps are like - Netflix, Amazon, Kindle, unacademy app, and so on. Kindly remove the fault 

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Re: Many apps not working on wifi since update moto G4 plus


@Pakool121 wrote:

Since they new update I am facing problems to open apps while connected through wifi, first I thought its internet service providers fault, but than I realise its just not working in my perticular handset, and this happens after an os update, using moto G4 plus. Some apps are like - Netflix, Amazon, Kindle, unacademy app, and so on. Kindly remove the fault 


Hi Pakool121,

 

Could you perform clear cache/data on all the apps --make sure the app is updated to the latest version available on the Play Store and test again to see if that makes any difference? You can also try testing with different WiFi connection to see if that helps?

 

Let us know how it goes?

 

Regards,

Swaraj

Motorola Support

jcolls
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Re: Many apps not working on wifi since update moto G4 plus

Seems to be the same issue reported here: https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Moto-G6-Moto-G6-Plus-Moto-G6/Certain-apps-not-working-on-home-WiFi-Moto...

 

For me personally I think the problem is related to a router conflict and something to do with IPv6.

 

I can connect via wifi on other networks and use the apps that I can't connect to on my wifi.  I can also conenct to the apps via 3/4G which rules out any problem with the Apps themselves. 

 

Other phones on my wifi can connect to the apps fine.   So it does point to a conflict between my local wifi and my phone.

The problem occurred when updating to Pie.   We have two Moto's (G6 and G7) and both have the same problem.

 

 

 

 

 

Amazon_Customer
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Re: Many apps not working on wifi since update moto G4 plus

Moto G4 is still on Android 7.0 and working o.k. 

 


@jcolls wrote:

Seems to be the same issue reported here: https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Moto-G6-Moto-G6-Plus-Moto-G6/Certain-apps-not-working-on-home-WiFi-Moto...

 

For me personally I think the problem is related to a router conflict and something to do with IPv6.

 

I can connect via wifi on other networks and use the apps that I can't connect to on my wifi.  I can also conenct to the apps via 3/4G which rules out any problem with the Apps themselves. 

 

Other phones on my wifi can connect to the apps fine.   So it does point to a conflict between my local wifi and my phone.

The problem occurred when updating to Pie.   We have two Moto's (G6 and G7) and both have the same problem.

 

 

 

 

 


There was an article from 2017 that mentions problems with android phones and IPv6 DNS settings. (Google 'android IPv6 / DNS settings Sean' which seems to describe these problems )

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Pakool_121
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Re: Many apps not working on wifi since update moto G4 plus

yes, I performed few tricks like updating the app and clear cache or rebooting the wifi/ phone but found that it's just this mobile of mine which is not working on wifi for certain apps while in others phones are working normally, this problem occurred when I updated my phone with the latest software.

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