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purefire99
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Registered: ‎01-31-2012
My Device: Blackberry Curve smartphone 8520
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EDGE instead of edge

Can I trick my device and use EDGE instead of edge without data plan (i got all needed service books) so I can use wifi for blackberry services such as facebook, twitter and internet browsing (no BBM, e-mail or MIS). I used to do that when I had no credit and the service was temporarily stopped I could use wifi for those services as it displayed EDGE but it only stop this way when I have no credit but when I have credit it stops to be edge.
CAN I ?? 

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Re: EDGE instead of edge

No way to trick it to use EDGE.

 




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Re: EDGE instead of edge


purefire99 wrote:

Can I trick my device and use EDGE instead of edge without data plan


Nope! Sorry.




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Re: EDGE instead of edge

same problem!!!! is this the problem with the blackberry device or with the Network?
JSanders
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Re: EDGE instead of edge

to get EDGE you must have the full BlackBerry Data Plan on your mobile provider SIM account.

 

Otherwise, you will only get "edge".




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