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Wannabe Geek


Topic # 25249 16-Aug-2008 12:47
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hiya, i recently bought one of these phones from TradeMe, but i can't send or recieve pxts or get onto vodafone live.
can anyone help out with the settings or something? The guy i bought it from isn't much help.

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Geek


  Reply # 159348 24-Aug-2008 16:29
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I'm thinking about buying one, would you recommend it?

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Master Geek


  Reply # 160465 28-Aug-2008 14:40
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Hi,

Do you have a manual for this?

I found this post on a whirlpool forum (i've editted it for vfnz settings). http://forums.whirlpool.net.au/forum-replies-archive.cfm/829562.html

Try these settings and then try sending a pxt. When you use pxt for the first time on a phone you have to send a pxt first before you can recieve.

Also check if you can send PXT from another phone using your sim.


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FOR THOSE HAVING TROUBLE WITH - OPTUS or BOOST - MMS DO THE FOLLOWING :

Go to :

1. Messages
2. MMS
3. Message Settings
4. Server Profile (click any Profile , 7 , 8 , 9 etc and rename after if u want )
5. Ok > Edit Profile
6. Edit > Homepage > http://pxt.vodafone.net.nz/pxtsend or try just "pxt.vodafone.net.nz/pxtsend"
7. Data Account > Account 8 (ill explain why in a sec)
8. Connection Type : HTTP
9. Go back and go Activate Profile , otherwise rename it then Activate.

- Okay thats that , now do this ..

10. Go to Main Menu (Home) and go SERVICES , The (E) internet icon.
11. Data Account > GPRS
12. ACCOUNT 8 > EDIT
13. APN > EDIT > " live.vodafone.com " .. no HTTP's
14. User Name : Leave empty if possible else try "usr" yes USR not USER.
15. Password : Leave empty if possible else try " 0000 " thats four zero's
16. Auth Type : SECURE .

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