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  1. vanderlej

    vanderlej Member

    I got my i7500 two days a go and I'm still getting familiar with it and I need some help.
    It seems to me that there is no WAP.
    So, how do I connect to internet if there is no WiFi signal?
    This is the first of many, many, many wonderful questions and I thank you for answering!

  2. atbeyi

    atbeyi Well-Known Member

    just get the apn settings from your provider, it will help.

    btw there is GPRS/EDGE/3G support on your phone.
  3. dryhte

    dryhte Well-Known Member

    You need to check your mobile company's website for its gprs/edge/3G settings, and enter them under wireless settings - APN (sorry don't have the phone right here to check, but you'll find it)
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  4. vanderlej

    vanderlej Member

    Thank you!
    That worked!
    But I have another problem now.
    I manage to connect with the APN the I created, but I cannot disconnect! I click on the option button near my APN and nothing happens. "EDGE network connected" icon is showing all the time!
  5. atbeyi

    atbeyi Well-Known Member

    if you have background data enabled and/or auto sync on it will connect anytime it needs ;)

    Sent from my Samsung Galaxy running GalaxHero using Tapatalk
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  6. vanderlej

    vanderlej Member

    Wouldn't it be better to turn on or off the APN?
    I suppose battery consumption is higher this way and since I have no track of when it connects I can't track the amount of my data package used. Charge is higher when package is used up!
  7. lazarus101

    lazarus101 Well-Known Member

    Install apndroid and you can easily switch the apn on or off. But while the apn is disabled you won't be able to receive emails
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  8. vanderlej

    vanderlej Member

    OK. Thanks!
    Also I figured out that some kind of a solution would be to make a little change to proxy number and/or APN name, e.g. 123.456.789.123 to 123.456.789.12 or
    internet.operator.com to internet.operator.co
    It maybe not be the smartest solution, but it works for me...:)
  9. lazarus101

    lazarus101 Well-Known Member

    apndroid is doing something similar but it has a widget so it's a lot faster than manually editing the apn :)
  10. mrqs

    mrqs Well-Known Member

    ftfy ;)
  11. andigloftindo

    andigloftindo New Member


    If there's No WIFI, and GPRS cost is too much, what should I do?
    Is there anyway to connect internet from desktop?


  12. r3dpuma

    r3dpuma Well-Known Member

    From desktop you cant. If it was a laptop youd could make a wifi Ad-hoc spot. Or you can just buy a wi fi router, its 30$. And this phone is useless without internet.
  13. Lelouch

    Lelouch Well-Known Member

    So not true.
    There is always a use for Galaxy even without internet. :cool:

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