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Old 02-17-2009, 09:59 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Tmob branded 8320. WiFi signal fine. No UMA logo on homescreen. Also have a new 8900 and UMA logo is on that home screen using the same router. How do I tell if UMA is active with the 8320 and if not how do I get it connected. Thanks in advance.
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There should be an icon with a wifi router, click that and it takes you to a screen that lets you Scan for Networks, Manually Add Network, Get Security key and WiFi Hotspot Login.

Also click on Manage Connections and make sure you have WiFi turned on.
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Manage Connections > Wi-Fi Options > BB Option Key > Wi-Fi Diagnostics

About half way down is the UMA section. It'll show a status and an error code a little below that.
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Another thing to consider...

I had to give the BB's (we have 2 8320's) as well as the laptops permission thru my networking software. The phones would find it, but weren't able to connect until I allowed them.

On another note, I have a Linksys router (model wrt54g), if it matters... and no Hotspot plan, just the dataplan.
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