1. Chris Cook5's Avatar
    I have noticed a couple days ago I have the spinning little circle up in the top corner. What could this be?
    01-28-2017 05:49 PM
  2. leandrodp2016's Avatar
    You mean all the time? Perhaps looking for cell reception or trying to connect to a wifi hotspot?
    01-28-2017 06:14 PM
  3. Chris Cook5's Avatar
    All the time. I turned off wifi while I'm in the car to make sure that wasn't it. It's still spinning
    01-28-2017 06:46 PM
  4. Bazza1's Avatar
    Try a hard reboot (hold down power button + Home button at same time - screen eventually will go black and Apple icon appears > release buttons) to see if that clears whatever is causing this. Could be a recent app (or OS install, or cell provider update) that needs to get its ducks in a line.
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    01-29-2017 07:26 AM
  5. leandrodp2016's Avatar
    There's an update pending indeed as we can see the red number one mark in Settings
    01-29-2017 08:35 AM
  6. JML5150's Avatar
    Doesn't that mean that the device is trying to process network traffic. Ive seen it before on all my devices, when Im opening a web page, installing a new app etc. It should go away whenever that particular process is done. But I would definitely try a hard reboot, and look at your at&t app to see what your data usage is like...
    01-29-2017 10:37 PM
  7. Ledsteplin's Avatar
    it does it when apps are updating as well.
    01-29-2017 11:10 PM
  8. gjh1978's Avatar
    I had this problem with iOS 10.3 beta, had to wipe the phone, DFU mode then restore.
    02-01-2017 02:07 PM

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