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Old 03-19-2010, 07:54 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello,

I'm completely out of the know of how this will work.

I want to take my Blackberry to the USA with me when I go so I can go into say Starbucks and surf the web on my blackberry, and also check my emails.

Is there any way for me to do this without being charged? I don't need calls/texts/voicemail.

I've read elsewhere you can turn off the "Mobile Network" and activate the "Wi-Fi." Is that all I have to do?
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Yes. If you just want to use wifi, do what you said... You'll only be able to use some apps, and the web browser, but itl work
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Thanks for replying, and by doing that I won't be charged a penny correct?

I did just get off the phone with T-Mobile UK and they said even if I turn off the Mobile Network and Wi-Fi activate, I will still be charged.

I'm concerned that if I turn off the "Mobile Network" that I won't be able to use the Wi-Fi option.


Plus, what's the difference between "OFF" and "Off when roaming"?

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Off is off. Doesn't allow for data access. Off when roaming doesn't allow for data access when your phone is camping to a different network than your home network.
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