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WiFi How Too?


Jan 26, 2009, 8:38 PM
So I got my new phone took awhile to get my preexisting MyFaves to work. Support people had to change the names and re-sync. Then they finally loaded and all I had to do was change the names back.

Now the WiFi!

It picks up my home signal just great! But, how do I access the internet without it costing me. Can this be done? On one of the reviews here someone else stated they had done it. Also can you download your pictures to your home computer over the WiFi. I had to tell the salesperson that it is supposedly possible. He thought the WiFi was only for Web to Go.


Feb 17, 2009, 10:44 PM
It seems you've gotten pretty far in the process, but for those that haven't, I'll explain the whole thing here.

Assuming you haven't rearranged your menus, go to Settings => 1. Wi-Fi => Wi-Fi Power On.

After Wi-Fi has been turned on, go Back to the Wi-Fi menu and select Available Networks. You should find your home network in the list. Select Options, and hit Connect. Enter in any password you might have on your home network, and you should be good to go.

To access the internet, to go Fun & Apps => 7. Web Access. Then select 5. Go To URL, and you're there.

Please note that you DO NOT need a t-mobile dataplan to surf the net in this fashion, nor will it cost you anything to do so. I spent a good couple nervous weeks waiting for m...

Feb 18, 2009, 1:55 AM
Right, after a little while I too worked it all out and got connected except for being able to transfer pictures directly to my PC and back. So, at the moment I don't have the phone; I had to return it cause the "MyFaves" wasn't working. They changed out my phone and still couldn't get MyFaves to work. Plus the phone came with a badly fitting battery cover so I returned it.

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