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Old 06-01-2011, 12:35 AM   #1 (permalink)
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i m using vodafone card n activated bb service

but when i try to 3g option in not working ....

only workin 2g n EDGE

n when selected 3g its showing emergency call


so whats the solution............
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Default Re: 3G not connecting...working only in 2G/EDGE

First you need to determin if your provider offers 3G service in the location that you are trying to access it. Give them a call!

It is recommended that you set the phone to automaticly switch to the fastest available network. To do this go to OPTIONS > NETWORKS AND CONNECTIONS > MOBILE NETWORK and then ensure that Network Mode is set to '3G & 2G' then press the return arrow key to save the changes.

Hope this helps.
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Default Re: 3G not connecting...working only in 2G/EDGE

Also make sure the device your using is capable of 3G in the correct Band / Frequency range. Not all networks use the same band across the world.
Plus what CharlieMike73 mentioned as well.
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