BlackBerry Forums Support Community
              

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 10-04-2009, 04:10 AM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Model: 9000
PIN: N/A
Carrier: XL
Posts: 1
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default in Melbourne, using prepaid card that cannot connect to GPRS..blackberry can't use

Please Login to Remove!

Does anyone can tell me, if the prepaid card in aussie melbourne can be use for blackberry. It cannot connect to GPRS. I am using OPTUS. Is there any suggestion should I know, maybe other SIM Card support GPRS service? Thank you
Offline  
Old 10-04-2009, 05:11 AM   #2 (permalink)
EPIC MOD
 
ezrunner's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Virginia Beach
Model: ZED10
OS: DOS 3.1
PIN: INK STICK
Carrier: Tmobile
Posts: 12,214
Post Thanks: 9
Thanked 6 Times in 6 Posts
Default

Wirelessly posted (overwhelmingly stressed)

Generally speaking internet doesn't work without a BB data plan

Look in the faq I believe there are instructions there that may assist in gettint internet without the data plan but it doesn't always work from my experience
__________________
ZED 10
Offline  
Old 10-04-2009, 09:39 AM   #3 (permalink)
Latino Hasta La Muerte
 
rambo47's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Denville, NJ.
Model: 9370
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 9,062
Post Thanks: 52
Thanked 311 Times in 296 Posts
Default

There are few pre-paid cards out there that include BlackBerry data packages. Orange UK is the only one I know of.
Offline  
Old 10-05-2009, 08:43 AM   #4 (permalink)
BlackBerry Mensa
 
takeshi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Houston
Model: 8310
Carrier: at&t
Posts: 7,741
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Yup. GPRS isn't the same thing as Blackberry data.
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Vintage OEM Apple Design Powered Speakers M2497 Rainbow Logo Used Works
$38.0
 Vintage OEM Apple Design Powered Speakers M2497 Rainbow Logo Used Works picture(C21) Genuine OEM Apple AC Cord
$25.0
(C21) Genuine OEM Apple AC Cord pictureField Controls Mg1 8" Barometric For Gas Appl OEM 1986501
$172.99
Field Controls Mg1 8Original OEM APPLE Airport Extreme Base Station Power Supply AC Adapter A1202
$14.6
Original OEM APPLE Airport Extreme Base Station Power Supply AC Adapter A1202 pictureOEM Battery Screw Screws Set for Apple MacBook Air 13" A1466 A1465 A1369 A1370
$2.29
OEM Battery Screw Screws Set for Apple MacBook Air 13






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.