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IPhone EDGE issue

My unlocked iPhone can not access the internet now that I am in Turkey using Turkcell, the largest cell phone service provider here. Turkcell people tell me that so far Apple does not have an agreement with any company here and that is the reason that I dont have internet access. Is there any way of going around this problem?


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Re: iPhone EDGE issue

Hi there,

i have an unlocked and working iphone. the WiFi workd fine. i want to use my orange contract sim inside it but dont have any free wap minutes or allowances.

is it possible to use the phone without the edge settings so i wont have internet access anywhere apart from when im in WiFi zones? and will the iphone trying to connect or doing whatever it does charge me anything on my contract?

basically im asking if i can just use the iphone like any other normal phone with my orange contract sim without being charged for anything?

any help will be greatly appreciated

Posted on Jun 16, 2008

Re: iPhone EDGE issue

You need to go to the connection settings and enter what you can find in google for turkcell's wap/edge settings.

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Re: iPhone EDGE issue

Access to edge or other data services depend on the isp, not the cell phone manufacturer. For example, if you unlocked your phone and put a tmobile sim in it, you would have to get data settings from tmobile to be able to get the internet. You need to talk to the tech support people. And of course you can use the wifi on the apple phone for internet access.

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