Have had the T637 for over a week now -- best phone I've ever had. One problem -- AT&T (my service provider) has changed the right soft menu button on the phone to an 'Mmode' button. I believe the normal state of this button when a carrier isn't involved is 'More' -- so it yields other options.
I rarely use Mmode (slow as death), and want to get it off my main screen. Does anyone know how to change/hack the setting to get it back to its default state?
While I can't confirm this at all ... I think the answer to this question is that AT&T is a money grubbing corporation that modified the firmware of the phone to better assist their bottom line. There are 3 different ways to access Mmode on the AT&T T637. The soft menu button. A selection button inside the main menu. The dedicated 'online' push button on the side of the phone.
A couple comments on Mmode -- it's a service I never use. It's painfully slow. Content is minimal (maybe there is a lot on there, but at the speed it loads, I'd be 97 years old before I experienced all of it). I believe AT&T charges you for every time the Mmode browser fires up on the phone. Basically -- it's a trap. It's big 'ol AT&T trying to force their ... (continues)
I don't like this either. The MMode button is right where the EndCall / Menu Back button used to be on my old phones so I keep hitting it by accident. Even just hitting cancel I've accumulated data usage :-(
You can disable this by editing the WAP profile. Remove the IP address.