BlackBerry Forums Support Community
              

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 01-22-2010, 06:37 AM   #1 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Model: 8100
PIN: N/A
Carrier: Airtel
Posts: 75
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Unable to connect to the network by using Direct TCP method

Please Login to Remove!

As documented in the Blackberry docs there is way called Direct TCP for making network connections. I'm using it with APN settings on my device, application is throwing Tunnel Failure exception.
I've been told that it is required on Airtel (India) network to activate Mobilet Service and it is enabled on my sim but still the Direct TCP method is not working. Please let me know if there is anything else i need to take care of.

Carrier: Airtel
APN: airtelgprs.com
Location: Noida, India
Offline  
Old 01-22-2010, 07:39 AM   #2 (permalink)
BlackBerry Extraordinaire
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Austin, TX
Model: 9700
PIN: N/A
Carrier: T-Mobile
Posts: 1,644
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 34 Times in 33 Posts
Default

If you have "deviceside=true" + your apn parameters (specific to Airtel India) correctly specified in your URL, then this is a carrier issue.

You are not alone in this, if you search through the forum you will find many similar posts.
Offline  
Old 01-27-2010, 02:35 AM   #3 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Model: 8100
PIN: N/A
Carrier: Airtel
Posts: 75
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

I've tried it but app is still unable to establish connection :(
I've used following connection string:

";deviceside=true;apn=airtelgprs.com"
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

35 Pcs #4-40 Hex Standoff Jackscrew Screwnut VGA DVI Motherboard Screws
$3.79
35 Pcs #4-40 Hex Standoff Jackscrew Screwnut VGA DVI Motherboard Screws pictureIBM Surepos 500 Pos Heat Sink 20P3963 66P2099 From 66P2098-FRU Motherboard
$37.11
IBM Surepos 500 Pos Heat Sink 20P3963 66P2099 From 66P2098-FRU Motherboard pictureAgilent HP 8591 Series Motherboard Assembly With AMP / Filter & Converter Bds.
$205.0
Agilent  HP 8591 Series Motherboard Assembly With AMP / Filter & Converter Bds. pictureSimplex Mother Board 8 LED Module 562-822
$25.0
Simplex Mother Board  8 LED Module 562-822 pictureSimplex 4100 Mother Board 562-727
$35.0
Simplex 4100 Mother Board 562-727  picture






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.