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Old 01-23-2009, 03:36 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi guyz,

I am a new Blackberry 8320 user.

I am not able to use Wifi to browse internet. Actually if I try browsing internet using my wifi connection at home, I get charged by Cincinnati bell for using their data services. Therefore I went to Options--> Mobile Newtork and then switched off my Data Services. I assumed that now my Blackberry will be able to access internet using wifi. However when I try to browse now I get a message "Data services are disabled. Go to Network options to enable".

Can somebody please tell me a work around so that I can browse internet using wifi?

Thanks in advance.
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Did you setup a wifi connection?
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Old 01-25-2009, 10:15 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Turn Data Services back on.

You need to go to Manage Connections, there you should uncheck Mobile Network and check Wi-Fi.
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I did all this and I STILL get Internet going over UMA which forces a screen asking me to payfor Internet services. How does one force it to just use Wi-Fi for Internet?
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Resolved (for browser) ... I set the browser to use the Hotspot Browser instead of T-Zones .. and at least the browser now works
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