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Registered: ‎02-19-2010
My Device: blackberry curve 8900
My Carrier: o2

how to stop data charges on curve 8900 on 02

Having just become a blackberry user and starting downloading apps i was under the impression i was on a unlimited data plan until i had a charge of £10 for one connection on my o2 bill. After a call to o2 they tell me i have unlimited data through the blackberry network but i have made a connection through o2 wap hence the charge as it is outside of my data tariff. I thought all data was free,but obviously mistaken!!  Can anybody tell me how i know when an app is connecting through the blackberry.net or via another method ???   thanks  derek

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

Re: how to stop data charges on curve 8900 on 02

Well, it is hard to tell. Different apps connect different ways. Many applications, in their options, may give you a choice of the connection, so check that first off.

 

 

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Registered: ‎02-25-2010
My Device: storm 2
My Carrier: o2

Re: how to stop data charges on curve 8900 on 02

How do I check each app to see what they use?

I think the only thing that uses WAP for a connection is dialling in to O2 themselves for account details!!
Ridiculous!