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Old 08-16-2010, 06:47 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I have just recently gotten a blackberry bold 9700 unlocked off kijiji. I do not have a data plan with the phone but I was wondering if there is any way that I could still use my WiFi while NOT having any type of data service.
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You will ONLY have access to the WiFi Hotspot browser, no email push and NONE of the RIM/BlackBerry applications like Facebook, BlackBerry Messenger, Maps, etc. You must have the BlackBerry Data Plan for all of that.
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And from what I have been reading elsewhere, Rogers may be following ATT and Verizon and requiring you to have a BB data plan before sending the WiFi service book.
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