1. vnair2490's Avatar
    I have connected to the wifi home network as explained. And the network name is displayed above, on the screen. But when I try to access the browser it says unable to connect to network. This becomes possible when I switch on the data services but that charges me. Tried rebooting the device but makes no difference. Pls help
    04-24-17 10:12 AM
  2. deremi's Avatar
    Legacy devices requires BIS for data traffic. I think you should just get a cheap used BB10 instead if that's all you want to do. I have several old device on wifi for youtube/bbm for my daughter.
    04-24-17 10:15 AM
  3. vnair2490's Avatar
    So there's nothing that can be done to make this work.?
    04-25-17 01:54 AM
  4. littlebuff's Avatar
    Is your phone locked or unlocked? And does it have a IT policy enable?
    I have a 9780 and now running a 9900 and have no problem accessing internet via wifi. Nor my other legacy BlackBerries. But they are unlocked, have no IT policy.

    I am not sure service book can also control wifi access. Could anyone who knows join in please?

    Posted from my  Passport
    04-28-17 11:35 AM
  5. MightyManfred's Avatar
    I just picked up a Bold 9780 and had no trouble connecting to my home wifi network. I selected the SSID and entered the password and poof! What I'm having trouble with is connecting to the Internet via cell signal.
    05-18-17 11:32 AM
  6. MightyManfred's Avatar
    I was able to install Opera mini while on Wifi through the BB browser and now can use Opera for internet via 3G.
    05-22-17 02:37 PM

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