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Desire_done_didit
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BIS & WiFi

Hey everybody

I would like to know, does the BIS & WiFi work together for an internet activity or just one is needed
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JSanders
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Re: BIS & WiFi

they do work hand-in-hand with each other... you will need a BIS data plan for all data for email setup, BBM, etc.

However, when a valid WiFi connection is made, all data will flow over the WiFi router and not through your mobile network data.




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Re: BIS & WiFi

Dear J S I've been trying to find a wifi network for ages coz my fone is not connected to any so how do I find one and connect.?
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zabjudah
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Re: BIS & WiFi

After activating my BIS,the EDGE that is supposed to be at top right corner is not there,its only 3G and as a result on status my phone says I'm not connected to BIS,
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Re: BIS & WiFi

Do you have a BlackBerry Data Plan enabled on your account with your carrier or mobile provider?

You must, in order to get the RIM push email functions you are looking for, as well as additional BlackBerry data services such as the internet browser, Facebook for BlackBerry, BlackBerry Messenger, and much more.

So, call your carrier and inquire about having the BlackBerry Data Plan added to your account.

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