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How to calculate data usage on blakcberry programmtically



I need to calculate data usage (uploading and downloading and surfing) on blackberry via gprs.how to do this.

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Re: How to calculate data usage on blakcberry programmtically

http://www.blackberry.com/developers/docs/7.1.0api/net/rim/device/api/system/RadioInfo.html#getNumbe... resp sent.
note that despite the name it returns the number of bytes, not packets.
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Re: How to calculate data usage on blackberry programmtically

But be aware that this includes WiFi usage.  The only workable option that I am aware of to try to separate this out involves have a listener test the current connections and assume if WiFi is available, that it is being used.


Search the forum, this issue has been discussed a number of times.