BlackBerry Forums Support Community

Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 02-21-2010, 12:28 AM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
Join Date: Feb 2010
Model: 8100
Carrier: china mobile
Posts: 1
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Changing to GPRS setting

Please Login to Remove!

I am temporarily on China Mobile network and want to turn data access on. Need to know if/how I can change from EDGE to GPRS which is the air interface for CM. BB v4.2.064
Old 02-21-2010, 09:35 AM   #2 (permalink)
BlackBerry God
aiharkness's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Florida Panhandle
Model: BBPP
OS: 10.3.3
Carrier: T-Mobile USA
Posts: 14,020
Post Thanks: 29
Thanked 540 Times in 524 Posts

Wirelessly posted

The devices default to GPRS on their own if EDGE connection is not being provided.

But if you do not have a blackberry data plan, you aren't going to see EDGE or GPRS. You know that, right? In your instance you might see gprs.
- Ira

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