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Old 07-19-2011, 11:25 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hi, recently got a blackberry bold 9700 for my birthday (second hand) and everything seems to work fine, internet etc, apart from sending text/calls or receiving text/calls.

any ideas/help guys, thanks in advance!
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Old 07-19-2011, 11:43 AM   #2 (permalink)
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What type of data plan do you have...? (Do you have a data plan with a wireless provider?)
Is texting part of your data plan?
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t-mobile 30 day rolling sim contract with unlimted texts,internet and 100 minutes.

i will try another sim in it actually see if that changes anything
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no luck with the other sim card (o2)
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maybe it is a defective phone..
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hmm unlikely as all applications are functioning including internet. perhaps just playing about with sms settings but im not familar with blackberrys
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You need a specific BB data plan for the BB services to work, i.e. Email, BBM, Facebook maps, etc. See our FAQ for more info on why you need a BB data plan.
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You need a specific BB data plan for the BB services to work, i.e. Email, BBM, Facebook maps, etc. See our FAQ for more info on why you need a BB data plan.
ok thanks, i will go talk to my local t-mobile tomorrow
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