Ask Us! Applications Not Connecting To The Net Anymore?

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Firewall Settings
There has been several questions regarding installing or upgrading a program and then being unable to connect to the internet. The issue may be a problem with your device firewall setting and it needs to be reset. To reset firewall settings on your handheld do the following:

1. On the handheld Home screen, click Options (or click Settings > Options for some of the BlackBerry 7100 series).
2. Select Firewall.
3. Click the trackwheel and select Reset Settings from the menu.
4. Do a hard reset. Take out the battery, wait 30 seconds and reinsert.

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  • dave

    I just bought a blackberry 8110 from a wowan, i put my sim card and it worked, it is locked to rogers. my browser works but many applications dont: windows live, facebook, google and blackberry maps. it all seem to connect… i just want an advice before contacting my carrier.

    thanks, Dave

  • dave

    I just bought a blackberry 8110 from a wowan, i put my sim card and it worked, it is locked to rogers. my browser works but many applications dont: windows live, facebook, google and blackberry maps. it all seem to connect… i just want an advice before contacting my carrier.

    thanks, Dave

  • dave

    I just bought a blackberry 8110 from a wowan, i put my sim card and it worked, it is locked to rogers. my browser works but many applications dont: windows live, facebook, google and blackberry maps. it all seem to connect… i just want an advice before contacting my carrier.

    thanks, Dave

  • Misunicorn25

    I am having issues with my internet on my bb curve 8330. I bought it off a friend when he upgraded and I activated it and the phone and text works but i have no icon or anyway to access the web.. im trying and need my email on there.. is there anyone who can help me?