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Can I read a book on my Verizon Nexus 7 without connecting to wifi (and incurring charges?)

I just got this, and ran up almost $200.00 in Verizon charges from reading ebooks. How do I avoid this???

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You can download ebooks to your tablet for reading offline. But the data rates for downloading the books still apply unless connected to wifi. Free Wifi is available at most fast food stores, libraries, and hotels. You can use these places to connect and download ebooks then read them at home.
It is also a good idea to turn on airplane mode whenever you do not want your device to use data as other applications (System updates, facebook, amazon apps, etc) will also use data even when they are not open on your screen, many will continue to run in the background.

Posted on Nov 17, 2014

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    Mary Shalvarjian Nov 17, 2014

    Thank you Jeff Richtman. That's exactly the kind of info I needed!

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My lad dropped his Google nexus 7 and it has stopped working , where can we send it to be repaired


Contact ASUS for a listing of authorised repairers for the Asus Nexus 7 or it may be listed in the user manual or in a separate document included in the original box.

If you have one of the cheaper basic models it will most likely not be worth repairing as it will cost around the same to replace it and possibly less depending on which model you buy and the amount of damage. It is difficult for repairers of these items to quote on repair costs because they often don't know what the internal problems are until they run tests and dismantle it. Also if the damage is not repairable you will incur a service charge in any event.
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How do I delete a book once I have read it from the nexus 7


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Google support


Make sure device is fully charged. Try connecting to an open wifi access point (without password) to eliminate possibility of using the wrong password for a secure connection.

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Could you tell me the name of your tablet?

As I known, nearly all of the tablet can download ebooks only by wifi connected.

For instance, I can read Google books purchased from Google Play Books on Nexus 7. And I can also read Kindle books on my Nexus 7, too.
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click on play books app on your tablet you might already have it there if not sear for "Nexus 7 Guidebook"(for 2012 model) or "Nexus 7 Guidebook 2013"(for 2013 model) you will find the manual by google you can read it there.
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you can go to the following url on your computer and click on free button it will asks you to sign in then you can read it over there.
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https://play.google.com/store/books/details/Google_Inc_Nexus_7_Guidebook?id=gKmQD47OvCYC&hl=en

link for 2013 nexus 7
https://play.google.com/store/books/details/Google_Inc_Nexus_7_Guidebook_2013?id=lK3FiPAGAZgC&hl=en

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Yes, after you make the connection, start your browser. The login screen comes up first after that.

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Are you trying to connect the Nexus to the internet via your computer? using ad-hoc wifi connection?
I followed these instructions and was able to make the connection.

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