Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


Nickh1976

26 posts

Geek


#45885 4-Nov-2009 14:39
Send private message

Wonder if anyone can help me here..


I'm on Vodafone prepay, and just switched to a Vodafone enabled Nokia 3G 2730.


I can browse the internet fine in the native browser, but, i've downloaded Opera Mini, and it will not install. It keeps returning 'no internet connection detected' errors.


I understand it may be to do with the access points?


Under settings/connectivity/Packet Data, the active access point is www.vodafone.net.nz


But under settings/configuration/ the 'Preferred Access Point' is VF NZ WAP. 


Not sure if this is the nub of the issue.


I tried adding a custom, 'Personal Config Setting', using the same profile name and AP for VFNZ Internet (www.vodafone.net.nz). It didn't work, but then I didn't add a username/password either.


has anyone had any experience of, or resolved, this issue?


Thanks
Nick

Create new topic
johnr
19282 posts

Uber Geek
Inactive user


  #270028 4-Nov-2009 14:45
Send private message

If Opera uses the VFNZ WAP access point Opera mini will not work

Change the preferred access to VFNZ internet

John

Nickh1976

26 posts

Geek


  #270035 4-Nov-2009 14:57
Send private message

Thanks John,


After adding VFNZ Internet as a 'user conf. setting', I then made it the preferred access point, but still could not install Opera.


This does not rule out an error in my setting up of the user config profile. Here are my settings;


Packet data access point: www.vodafone.net.nz
Network Type: IPv4
Authentication Type: Normal
Username: [blank]
Password: [blank]


Data Bearer: 'packet data' (as opposed to GSM)


I realise the blank fields for username/password are glaringly obvious. Is there somewhere I should be able to find my username/password? Is the same as my login to myvodafone on the vodafone.net.nz website? Or should it be left blank?


Thanks again,
Nick

Create new topic





News »

Nanoleaf enhances lighting line with launch of Triangles and Mini Triangles
Posted 17-Oct-2020 20:18


Synology unveils DS16211+
Posted 17-Oct-2020 20:12


Ingram Micro introduces FootfallCam to New Zealand channel
Posted 17-Oct-2020 20:06


Dropbox adopts Virtual First working policy
Posted 17-Oct-2020 19:47


OPPO announces Reno4 Series 5G line-up in NZ
Posted 16-Oct-2020 08:52


Microsoft Highway to a Hundred expands to Asia Pacific
Posted 14-Oct-2020 09:34


Spark turns on 5G in Auckland
Posted 14-Oct-2020 09:29


AMD Launches AMD Ryzen 5000 Series Desktop Processors
Posted 9-Oct-2020 10:13


Teletrac Navman launches integrated multi-camera solution for transport and logistics industry
Posted 8-Oct-2020 10:57


Farmside hits 10,000 RBI customers
Posted 7-Oct-2020 15:32


NordVPN starts deploying colocated servers
Posted 7-Oct-2020 09:00


Google introduces Nest Wifi routers in New Zealand
Posted 7-Oct-2020 05:00


Orcon to bundle Google Nest Wifi router with new accounts
Posted 7-Oct-2020 05:00


Epay and Centrapay partner to create digital gift cards
Posted 2-Oct-2020 17:34


Inseego launches 5G MiFi M2000 mobile hotspot
Posted 2-Oct-2020 14:53









Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.


Support Geekzone »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.