Wi-Fi Question/ Help

MedicX

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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.
 

foosball

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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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MedicX

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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.
 

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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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MedicX

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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.
 

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