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# 79515 18-Mar-2011 10:45
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Hi there,

I am trying to configure the Vodafone APN settings on a Telecom R6. I can't seem to find them through Google. Also the phone only seems to get "No Service" or 1 bar; my iPhone has 3. Please help me enter the APN settings and find out why there never seems to be good service. Thanks

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  # 449511 18-Mar-2011 10:48
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APN is not going to help with coverage

http://www.geekzone.co.nz/forums.asp?forumid=40&topicid=9780

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  # 449512 18-Mar-2011 10:54
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The area you are in may have better U900 coverage and the Telecom R6 does not support this band (this is guessing as I don't know where you live)

 
 
 
 




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# 449515 18-Mar-2011 10:59
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Thankyouo for the APN settings, I now have internet working! I live in the Tamahere area south of Hamilton.

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  # 449525 18-Mar-2011 11:11
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JoshWright: Thankyouo for the APN settings, I now have internet working! I live in the Tamahere area south of Hamilton.


There is your issue this is a UMTS 900mhz area with some UMTS 2100mhz coverage

http://www.vodafone.co.nz/coverage/ search Tamahere

The handset you have is best suited for Telecom XT UMTS850mhz

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