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Old 08-13-2008, 09:41 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi-I am new to this forum. I use my BB constantly for work and have just noticed over the past two weeks that my WiFi keeps turning off automatically. I haven't changed anything on my BB. This is very frustrating as I am on the road and this is my lifeline. As I am on the road I don't have the time to take it into the store. I have owned this BB for about 18 months. Can anyone tell me why this might be happening and if there is anything that I can do to fix this?

Thanks so much!!
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Old 08-13-2008, 09:42 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Well, it's not wifi. It's your wireless connection to the network but it's not really called wifi.

However, try rebooting the BB by removing the battery. That sometimes solves this problem.

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Welcome to BlackBerry Forums.

The 8700 doesn't have WiFi. Let's start there....
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Sorry--it is my wireless that keeps turning itself off. I have to go down to the icon next to the Power off icon and click to turn on.

I will remove the battery and see if this helps. If not, I will post a reply back on this forum.

Thanks for the quick reply!!!!!!

I am ready to throw it out the window--if I didn't need it so much.
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