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Old 08-26-2009, 05:21 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by hrbuckley View Post
Do you have any other computers on that router wi-fi or wired? How are they configured for networking?
I have a wired computer on the network (I'm writing this on it), and whatever way it is set up it was done automatically because I haven't a clue how to configure it.

Originally Posted by hrbuckley View Post
If you edit your profile on the Blackberry there is a checkbox "Automatically obtain IP address and DNS" which controls whether the BB uses DHCP (checked) or you enter the values manually (unchecked). What is the state of that checkbox?
That checkbox was ticked, and I haven't unticked it. In fact, for some reason, right now I have the full wi-fi connection, and have had for several minutes -- hey, maybe it's here for good, in which case, Happy Days! If you had anything to do with this, I thank you a million times, hrbuckley! Here's what my wi-fi diagnostics say now:

Current Profile: SmaccaNet
SSID: SmaccaNet
AP MAC Address: 42:84:04:83:87:00
Security Type: Pre-Shared Key (PSK)
Local IP Address:
Signal Level: -74 dBm
Connection Data Rate: 54 Mbps
Status: Network acquired

Current Profile:
Concentrator Address:
Contact: N/A
Authentication: N/A
Secure Device IP:
Status: VPN profile is not found.

BlackBerry Infrastructure
Connecting: Successful
Authenticating router: Successful
Authenticating server: Successful
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