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Old 01-22-2008, 08:29 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey guys. I recently got an 8320 without a data plan since it has wifi and im almost always near one. Sadly, i only found out after i bought it that most apps dont work on it. But i think i can get it working. i noticed that some of the settings for APNs mention a Gateway ip. i figured that if i put a proxy server address there followed by the wifi code posted elsewhere here, i should be able to redirect all traffic to wifi. However, i cant find that setting in the TCP options.
Please let me know if it is possible to change this or if it is possible to edit service books since i noticed that they specify gateway IPs in the service books. Please help me out with this.

ps : if this has been previously discussed, sorry.

EDIT: also, can somebody tell me how to COMPLETELY wipe out my tmo curve and install a different os? I used jl_cmdr to wipe the curve and then i installed the singtel OS, but the tmobile logo was still there after the install indicating that it wasn't fully wiped.

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Old 01-26-2008, 02:15 PM   #2 (permalink)
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i was wondering the same thing. anybody have a fix for this?
Old 01-26-2008, 02:23 PM   #3 (permalink)
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No data plan? Very limited Wifi. Limited to non existent.

sidhu663 - there is no way to remove the branding.
Old 01-26-2008, 03:47 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I would start here:

And then goto:
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As for branding, that phone will always be T-Mobile like NJ stated.
Old 01-26-2008, 04:09 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I don't know if it helps, but the T-Mobile settings for the TZones proxy are

Port: 8080


I don't know if a Blackberry even has a place to enter these settings (besides the APN) as it's designed specifically for Blackberry Data Plans.
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