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Registered: ‎09-27-2011
My Device: blackberry pearl 9100
My Carrier: rogers

Can't call or text wifi on new phone

hello,

 

I recently bought a new BB Pearl 9100, and the wifi doesn't work properly. on my old pearl 9100 calling, texting only using wifi worked great! But this one isn't...how can I change that? Thanks.

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Registered: ‎04-01-2008
My Device: Passport • Z30 • Z10 • Torch9850 • Playbook
My Carrier: Verizon

Re: Can't call or text wifi on new phone


jhainzelin wrote:

 

 on my old pearl 9100 calling, texting only using wifi worked great!


Where did you get the new 9100?



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Registered: ‎09-27-2011
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Re: Can't call or text wifi on new phone

on ebay, rogers wouldn't change it...

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Re: Can't call or text wifi on new phone

Some BlackBerrys have what is called UMA calling over WiFi.

It sounds like your first 9100 did.

 

Is this 9100 branded to Rogers, or another carrier?



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Re: Can't call or text wifi on new phone

No it's not branded at all, the other one was. Can I change the UMA thing or is it not possible?