BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 08-21-2009, 10:16 AM   #1 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Model: 8120
PIN: N/A
Carrier: T-mobile
Posts: 71
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default 8120 Wi-fi turning on by itself

Please Login to Remove!

It seems that when I charge my phone or whenever I turn on my phone the wi-fi turns on. I don't want it to turn on unless I do so manually, to save battery power. The "wi-fi options" under " manage connections" doesn't have a "keeps this shit off until you manually turn it on" option.

Any ideas?
Offline  
Old 08-21-2009, 01:49 PM   #2 (permalink)
BlackBerry Master
 
Trimix's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: smelLA, caLAMEfornia
Model: 8320
OS: 4.5.0.182
PIN: infarina
Carrier: of alotta bacteria
Posts: 4,932
Post Thanks: 1
Thanked 6 Times in 6 Posts
Default

Make sure wifi is turned off before you power off the phone. Shouldn't kick in automatically. Otherwise try a battery pull and see if that helps.
Offline  
Old 08-21-2009, 04:33 PM   #3 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: UK
Model: 8900
PIN: 256E6891
Carrier: t-mobile
Posts: 98
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

if the battery pull has not helped then its a software glich. Try wipe handheld. Besure to backup and sync your data before you do the wipe.
__________________
Amod Wadhi
Blackberry Support Specialist
http://chumedh.com
No more outsmarting smartphones!!...We will fix it!
[email address]
Offline  




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