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Topic # 56807 24-Jan-2010 19:33
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I'm in Golden bay and my mobile xt connection manager is saying (warning, cost will be increased at roaming status)


What? Why?

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  Reply # 292732 24-Jan-2010 19:43
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Have you locked the software to GSM, rather than Automatic / UMTS?

Can you do a network scan and let me know what carriers you see?

Also try using a USB cable to get the modem away from the laptop, which can electronic interference with USB modems.

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  Reply # 292736 24-Jan-2010 20:22
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Oh yes the setting was on GSM. Don't know why it had changed as I haven't been near the settings panel.
Anyway thankyou very much for the help, it's working now :)

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  Reply # 292741 24-Jan-2010 20:41
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No worries :)

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