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  1. amitsarvaiye

    amitsarvaiye New Member
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    I am using samsumg galaxy.
    But whenever I try to download anything from the browser it says "waiting for data connection" for some time and then says download unsuccessfull
    Plzz help me
     

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  2. sonmica

    sonmica Well-Known Member
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    this may seem like a dumb question, but are you connected to the internet?

    sometimes i accidentally leave wifi on/mobile internet off when i leave the house (so it can't connect to the internet)
     
  3. amitsarvaiye

    amitsarvaiye New Member
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    Yes I am connected.
    I can browse for web pages and even download from market but unable to download other files frm the browser.
     
  4. AimzinOz

    AimzinOz New Member
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    Hi. Ive been having the same problem for weeks now! I can go on the net,download from marketplace etc but i cant download pictures,quotes etc anymore i always used to be able to. When i click on a picture for example,and push dowload or save to ph,it keeps saying "waiting for data connection" then after 5mins "download unsuccesfull" how did u fix this?
     
  5. adnainho

    adnainho New Member
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    Try settings
     
  6. Stigy

    Stigy Some say...
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  7. AimzinOz

    AimzinOz New Member
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    Thanks, but no luck, it didn't work.:thinking::(

    I have always been able to download apps and music still, but for some reason when i am on the internet and want to save a picture or quote,it wont do it anymore. It just says " waiting for data connection " stays on that for 5 mins then says "download unsuccessfull" have done the remove battery,remove sim etc etc and did what you said which ive done previously hoping it would work,but nope!

    I used to be able to do it no probs, so it is bizarre and frustrating.
     
  8. HardBricked

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    Try this:
    Settings>Applications>Check Unknown Resources
    Hope this works! :)
     
  9. Debika65

    Debika65 New Member
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    I am having the same problem with my Samsung Galaxy, and tried both fixes shown above: cleared Download Manager, and made sure "Unknown sources" is checked under Applications. I still can't download: the "waiting for data connection" message, then Unsuccessful Download.
    Can anyone offer another suggestion? I download a lot from my browser, and suddenly losing this capability a few days ago is really bothering me.
    Thanks!
     
  10. samrox144

    samrox144 Well-Known Member
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    Have you tried using a different browser like opera mobile or Dolphin HD.
     

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