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Old 04-16-2008, 09:53 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I got a 8820 on Orange with BIS yesterday and i know that orange have an edge network as its worked on previous phones ive had in the house. But i cannot seem to find a way of selecting edge on the phone as i only have GPRS on the screen.

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GPRS or EDGE is good for BB services. You cannot select it, your bb will receive it when you are within range and receiving that signal.
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Well on my last phone i had edge in the house but on this blackberry im only getting GPRS what could be wrong, plus at work i dont get edge on the bb either
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You are going to have to contact your carrier. There is no way to select GRPS or EDGE.
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Edge in small letters means calls and texts only no BB services you need GPRS or EDGE in capitals. Signal strength depends where you live I guess. I live in N Ireland and my phone alternates between GPRS & EDGE but by and large it is GPRS. Everything works fine.
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