1. kernow999's Avatar
    My internet browsing is very slow when using GPS, in my house. I am also connected to the Wi-fi, so why does the wi-fi signal not take over from the GPS and allow me to surf quicker?
    Can I change the settings on my BB?

    Many thanks
    01-28-09 05:26 PM
  2. bordapapa's Avatar
    I think you mean GPRS, right?
    If this is the case, then you need to switch to the Hotspot browser at the advanced options->browser item.

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    01-29-09 10:33 AM
  3. kernow999's Avatar
    Sorry, buddy. Yes I probably do mean GPRS. D'oh!
    If I change to 'Hotspot', does it mean that it will not work off the GPRS at all, or purely that it will over-ride the GPRS if Wi-fi is stronger?

    01-29-09 03:32 PM
  4. bordapapa's Avatar
    Well, it means, that it will use wifi instead of GPRS/EDGE, and if no wifi signal is available, then you will have to switch back to the other browser.
    Unfortunately, the BB browser is not smart enough yet to do it on it's own.

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    01-29-09 11:42 PM
  5. Potstech's Avatar
    also I will switch off the wifi when I am not using it so that I use GPRS for calls.
    01-31-09 06:39 PM
  6. kernow999's Avatar
    Thank you folks.
    Much appreciated
    02-02-09 11:42 AM