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Networks Hi, I have GPRS, Wi-Fi and 3G working on the phone. When at work I connect to the Wi-Fi and wants it to only use this network for internet and mail, but it seems phone chooses the one with the best signal (which is obviously 3G) and use that network then instead. How can I get it to use Wi-Fi alone?

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    can not get an wi fi connection signal to be able to use email or any other apps that need internet

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HOW TO CHANGE THE INTERNET SETTINGS IN THE HTC WILDFIRE A3333


Wi-Fi provides wireless Internet access over distances of up to 100 meters (00 feet).

To use Wi-Fi on your phone, you need access to a wireless access point or "hotspot". The availability
and range of the Wi-Fi signal depends on the number, infrastructure, and other objects
through which the signal passes.

Turning Wi-Fi on and connecting to a wireless network
From the Home screen, press MENU, and then tap Settings > Wireless & networks.
Select the Wi-Fi check box to turn Wi-Fi on. The phone then scans for available wireless
networks.

Tap Wi-Fi settings. The network names and security settings of detected Wi-Fi networks
are displayed in the Wi-Fi networks section.
If the wireless network you want to connect to is not in the list of detected networks,
scroll down the screen, and then tap Add Wi-Fi network. Enter the wireless network
settings, and then tap Save.

Tap the Wi-Fi network you want to connect to.
If you selected an open network, you will be automatically connected to the network.
If you selected a network that is secured with WEP, enter the key and then tap
Connect.

Depending on the network type and its security settings, you may also need to enter more information
or choose a security certificate.
When your phone is connected to a wireless network, the Wi-Fi icon appears in the
status bar and tells you the approximate signal strength (number of bands that light up).
The next time your phone connects to a previously accessed secured wireless network, you
will not be prompted to enter the key or other security information again, unless you reset
your phone to its factory default settings.

Jan 28, 2015 | HTC Wildfire A3333 Cell Phone

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How to connect an iPhone to the Internet


Connecting your iPhone to the internet is an easy process. You just simply use any application on your iPhone which uses internet service.

Your iPhone can either use WiFi or Cellular for internet access.

- A WiFi network is simply a wireless network. You can find them at coffee shops, libraries or even at your house if you a router setup for wireless access.

- Cellular data networks allow Internet connectivity over the cellular network. Check your carrier's network coverage in your area for availability.

When you use an application on your iPhone that requires internet service it will either connect to the last WiFi network used, or if that network is not available it will list all available networks in range. You can simply tap on the network you wish to join and it will connect. If the network requires a password it will show a lock icon. If no Wifi networks are available your iPhone will connect over the cellular data network and fees may apply.


To see all the Wi-Fi networks in range, from the Home screen choose Settings > Wi-Fi. Tap a network to join it.

I hope this article was informative. You can check out more of my tech articles by clicking here then going to the Tips section.

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on Jul 09, 2011 | Apple iPhone Smartphone

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My ZTE v9 tablet phone will not connect to the Internet


you can access the Internet through the mobile network or via Wi-Fi.Your mobile network settings are pre-configured by your serviceprovider and there is no need to change any settings. Wi-Fi Wi-Fi provides wireless Internet access over distances of up to 100meters.1. Tap Home > Settings > Wireless & networks .2. Select the Wi-Fi check box to turn Wi-Fi on

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I have a 5 month old HTC Wildfire. I don't have access to WiFi and most often use Vodafone Mobile Connect to connect to the Internet. Suddenly, since the day before yesterday, whenever I'm trying...


Seems like your phone is functioning correctly.

You have disabled wi-fi so it is asking whether you wish to use Phone Data Connection instead. (Standard Practice when trying to access data services)

What you need to do is un-tick the option in options Use only 2g networks. (3g is the mobile data service) That should then allow you to access Mobile Data. (3g)

Also enable data enabled

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MY SONNY ERICSSON X8 WHY I CAN'T GET THRU IN WIFI


To connect to a WLAN via Wi-Fi™:
  1. From the Home screen, find and tap Settings.
  2. Tap Wireless controls > Wi-Fi settings.
  3. Mark the Wi-Fi checkbox. Available Wi-Fi™ networks are displayed in a list under Wi-Fi networks. The available networks may be open or secured. This is indicated by the icon next to the network name.
  4. Tap a Wi-Fi™ network to connect to it. If you are trying to connect to a secured Wi-Fi™ network, you are asked to enter the security key for that Wi-Fi™ network before you can connect to it. The Wi-Fi™ connection is displayed in the status bar once you are connected.
Useful tip:
  • The next time you connect to a Wi-Fi™ network, the phone will remember the security key.
  • To enable Wi-Fi™ network notification of open networks, mark the Network notification checkbox.
  • To connect to another Wi-Fi™ network, just tap another Wi-Fi™ network in the Wi-Fi networks list.
  • To scan for Wi-Fi™ networks manually, press the Menu key and tap Scan. The phone scans for Wi-Fi™ networks and displays them in the Wi-Fi networks section.

You can also try updating your softwares by going to the sites below;

Update Service,
http://www.sonyericsson.com/cws/support/softwaredownloads/detailed/updateservice/xperiax8?cc=gb&lc=en

PC Companion,
http://www.sonyericsson.com/cws/support/softwaredownloads/detailed/pccompanion/xperiax8?cc=gb&lc=en

Start the program and just follow the on-screen instructions.

I hope this will help.

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WiFi just scans but does not find any available networks to connect to??;le


Hello Derek,

Connecting Wi-Fi in HTC Desire Cell Phone


From the Home screen, press , and then tap Settings > Wireless & networks.Select the Wi-Fi check box to turn Wi-Fi on. The phone then scans for available wireless networks.Tap Wi-Fi settings. The network names and security settings of detected Wi-Fi networks are displayed in the Wi-Fi networks section.If the wireless network you want to connect to is not in the list of detected networks, scroll down the screen, and then tap Add Wi-Fi network. Enter the wireless network settings, and then tap Save.Tap the Wi-Fi network you want to connect to. If you selected an open network, you will be automatically connected to the network. If you selected a network that is secured with WEP, enter the key and then tap Connect.

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How do i get my phone to connect to the internet


You must have internet service, example an anything data plan. Then all you do is tap on the internet ball and it conects.

May 24, 2011 | HTC Desire Cell Phone

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Can you surf the web on an Apple iPhone without a Wi-Fi connection?


There are two nation-wide cell networks that allow you to browse the internet. The EDGE network (for original iPhone) and the 3G network (3G is faster, but not as widespread and can only be accessed through the iPhone 3G ). iPhone monthly plans include unlimited use of the internet, without using up your calling minutes.

If you can take advantage of a nearby wireless hub, you'll have much better speed than when you're on a cell-phone data network... but even without wireless, you can still browse, email, work and play via the EDGE or 3G cell-phone network.



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How to use wi fi in iphone


Go to Settings > Wi-Fi and turn Wi-Fi on.
A list of networks that are in range will appear.
Select the network you want to connect to.
If the network is unsecured you will be connected.
If it is secured you will need to enter the key or password.
You will need to get the key from the person or business that owns the Wi-Fi network.

If this helps please vote for my solution.

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