1. MedicX's Avatar
    Hi guys and girls, I am new to the Arrive as of yesterday. I have been trying to connect via wi-fi, but am unsure if it is actually happening.

    First, I have my guest wi-fi account secured by a password. On my previous device, a Palm Pre, when connecting to wi-fi without a security code, it would take me to the Cisco screen to log in to be able to use the internet. On my arrive, it doesn't ask for a code, it just lets me use the net or apps requiring data usage and it seems like it is on regular 3g speeds vs wi-fi.

    Any help would be appreciated. Thanks in advance.
    08-14-2011 01:39 PM
  2. foosball's Avatar
    Trying turning off 3G. That will at least let you know if you are online via WiFi. Then you can see where that takes you.

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    08-14-2011 02:40 PM
  3. MedicX's Avatar
    How do I do that on this device. Usually pretty darn good at figuring devices out, but am illiterate when it comes to this one.
    08-14-2011 02:46 PM
  4. MedicX's Avatar
    Got it. Just put the phone in airplane mode. Gonna turn on wi-fi.
    08-14-2011 02:48 PM
  5. MedicX's Avatar
    Blam-Bligitty! Wi-Fi is up and running. You guys are great. Thanks for the help.
    08-14-2011 02:50 PM
  6. foosball's Avatar
    Actually I wouldn't recommend airplane mode unless you don't want to be able to send/receive texts/calls. Just go into settings>cellular and turn off data.

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    08-14-2011 03:14 PM
  7. MedicX's Avatar
    I only turned on airplane mode to completely make sure data was disabled. My phone had no other choice but to operate on wi-fi. Either way, thanks for the help.
    08-14-2011 11:27 PM