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.


3 posts

Wannabe Geek


Topic # 66272 16-Aug-2010 15:46
Send private message

Hey Guys,
I have a 3GS iphone running on XT. everything is working fine... EXCEPT I can't use get the data to work.... I have got a new SIM card, entered all the telecom carrier setting etc....
But I still get the "Could not activate cellular data" popping up every time I try and access anything.
Anyone got a any fixes? or anything I could try? it would be greatly appreciated! 
Thanks

David 

Create new topic
320 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 37


  Reply # 368237 16-Aug-2010 16:08
Send private message

Sounds like the APN, have you entered one at Settings -> general -> network -> Cellular Data network?

Not sure what it is for XT, I know 2Degree's doesn't auto populate this.




3 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 368254 16-Aug-2010 16:44
Send private message

I have already gone to iphonenewzealand.co.nz and entered all the setting as per telecom.... I have checked them a few times as well as I thought I may have made a typo or something, but no I'm sure they are all right.
And apparently I had an old telecom SIM so I got a replacement one from telecom today..... but that hasn't fixed it either. so I'm in a little bit of a pickle!
 
Dave 

BDFL - Memuneh
61205 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 11982

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 368264 16-Aug-2010 17:16
Send private message

Have you done some basic troubleshootng? For example have you tried your SIM card in a friend's phone you know it is working?

This will likely point out if it is a problem in your account (it doesn't work in another phone) or on your configuration (it does work in another phone).




Create new topic

Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:



Geekzone Live »

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



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.