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I am a college student and juss got the dell axim x5... we have wireless internet at my school so how do i access the internet while im on campus or anywhere else that has wireless internet.. do i buy a flash card or network card of sum sort?... what kinda do i buy?.. do i have to buy a subscription to sumthing???..

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For x5, you will need either cf wifi card or sd wifi card. If wifi network hotspot is free and internet access is allowed (check with your college's network administrator for information), all you need is be in the range, turn the wifi on and connect to it (there maybe several security settings you have to do on the axim and these can also be obtained from network admin). For paid hotspot, you will be redirected to enter username and password when you ty to access internet.

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