BB Curve :: How To Connect 8520

Aug 29, 2012

I want to access public/ friends wifi but only methods are available here are 1 enter pin into wifi router 2 button on wifi method.why cant i connect to wifi network by using network password method? I am seriously sick of this. all other phones like android or even symbian support this. and is very easy. why it has to be painfully difficult here? I am an experienced and techie person. But yet can not figure out BB.

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BB Curve :: 8520 Won't Connect To PC Via USB

Nov 1, 2010

Recently, my wife got a Curve 8520 from Rogers and I want to transfer some photos and stuff to my PC.  When I connect it via USB, I get the familiar sound that says it detects it, but it doesn't show up anywhere on my list of devices.  Blackberry Desktop Software recognizes it, but won't sync any media; it says media storage unavailable.   Mass Media Mode on the phone is on. Some things to note: Running Vista Home Premium Service Pack 2 Running Blackberry Desktop Software v6.0.0.43 I am not using a hub to connect the BB. I also have a Bold 9000, than connects no problem, albeit a different USB cable.

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BB Curve :: Connect 8520 To PC?

Nov 10, 2011

I have changed my PC so reloaded the desktop software - all was OK and it worked perfectly. It then auto-updated from the update site to 6.1.0.35 and a new driver loaded - now the new software loads when I connect the USB port to my 8520 but it sits there with "connect your Blackberry Device" .
 
I have deleted and downloaded the software three times now.

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BB Curve :: 8520 Can't Connect To JVM

Feb 5, 2012

I'm currently in possession of a white 8520. The device doesn't load the OS in any way. I've tried to load an official OS through the Loader application, but to no avail. At first, I get the PIN: UNKNOWN and get to the application check screen. After that, it loads... But in the second step of Loader, it says it can't connect to the device. The Desktop Software hasn't been able to help too. Doing a battery pull leads to the bar filling to about 70%, and stays there. No reboot order, nothing. I hadn't the device before this episode, having no clue on what's the cause

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BB Curve :: 8520 Does Not Connect With Pc

Dec 28, 2011

my bb 8520 doesn't connect to my pc anymore. well, it connects to get charged, but the desktop-softwaer does not recognice the bb anymore! I assume, that since the last os-update this problem came up.

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BB Curve :: 8520 Will Not Connect To PC

Feb 4, 2011

ive looked through all the help pages on here and my usb lead works as its charging off the computer and i know all the connections work as used pen drives and external hard-drives in them ive also used different computers, uninstalled all the software and updated it but my device manager doesn't pick up the phone it a new phone and im getting really frustrated now as i want to upload my pictures on my pc?

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BB Curve :: Why Cannot Connect To YM Using 8520

Apr 26, 2012

I have a problem i can not connect to YM usin a BB curve 8520

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BB Curve :: 8520 Does Not Connect To Wi-fi?

Sep 19, 2011

When i turn on the wi-fi for my phone it does not find ANY networks.  Is this a software fault or hardware fault?

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BB :: Curve 8520 Won't Connect To It

Dec 20, 2011

8520 doesn't connect properly to wifi at home and will out at a free hotspot found that it did in the hotspot but not at home.

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BB Curve :: 8520 Cant Connect To Internet

Sep 5, 2012

i have a blackberry curve 8520 on pay as you go with vodaphone and i topeed up £5 and brought the blackberry internet service but i cant use the internet or blackberry appworld

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BB Curve :: 8520 Will Not Connect To Wifi?

Jun 10, 2011

i have recently upgraded the software on my phone and now i cant connect to any wifi spots at work or at home.  the wifi icon just stays grey but at the top of the phone, it shows i am connected to networks.
 
where i live i have no mobile signal and i rely on the WIFI to get my emails through.

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BB Curve :: 8520 Won't Connect Via USB After Firmware

Mar 13, 2011

All was working fine until I followed the upgrade prompts. The 'phone works but a) it won't accept Opera Mini 5.1 (which was in the 'phone already) and b) I cannot connect to the PC via the USB cord.

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BB Curve :: 8520 Won't Connect To Window

Dec 23, 2011

I have been having problems with my Blackberry Curve 8520 as it won't connect to the computer. I have switched on mass storage mode, all my pictures and such are saved to my memory card. I have installed the blackberry desktop manager and my PC still does not recognize my Blackberry. It just starts to charge and go on the clock face. My Blackberry is the V4,6.1.314..So, basically whenever I connect my Blackberry to my computer it just starts to charge!

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BB Curve :: No Internet, How To Connect - 8520

Apr 18, 2012

i have a BB curve 8520, i bought it through Optus (it is unlocked now) but am connected through virgin australia Virgin has no settings for it and tell me to ring blackberry but i cannot find a number in australia to ring?how to connect it to get mms and to get onto the internet?

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BB Curve :: Connect 8520 To Laptop?

Mar 20, 2012

I've got a Blackberry Curve 8520 and I never got any cables with it when it was delivered from Virgin about 18 months ago. If I knew whiich cable I needed, I could see if I could see if I could buy one from Amazon or somewhere.

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BB Curve :: Can't Connect 8520 To App World

Mar 13, 2012

i can't connect my bb 8520 to app world it says " APP WORLD WEB PLUG IN ERROR an error  has occurred communicating with the Blackberry App world client. if you have content protection enabled on your device, please disable and try again "and also, if i connect my phone to my pc, i can't get to see that folder which contains my media files. i can't see f my phone is connected or not...i tried rebooting my phone. hard reset. still it doesn't work?

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BB Curve :: 8520 Can't Connect To The Network

May 6, 2012

Carrier: Vodafone Italy
Model info and OS version: Blackberry 8520 v5.0.0.1036
139733320 bytes free
 
Since Thursday night I've been receiving a SOS signal from my pay as you go Blackberry 8520 when I'm in my apartment or on my block. Or worse, it will say I have full coverage but I can't send or receive phonecalls or messages. If I walk two blocks in any direction the signal comes back. I've been to the Vodafone store multiple times and with the language barrier they keep telling me nothing is wrong. I finally got them to give me a new sim card today hoping that would fix it but i still can't get any signal. I'm sure it's probably something to do with the network but really, for three/four days?? I've lived in the same apartment for the past 4 months with absolutely no problem. I only have a week left in Italy with this phone but it's frustrating because I have to stay home and study for finals and now I can't get into contact with anyone.  I've tried the battery pull, wiping my device, changing my SIM card...literally everything I can think of. 

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BB Curve :: 8520 Will Not Connect To The Network?

Jun 12, 2011

I have went through advanced options registered to the wirless network and enabled APN settingsMy twitter app seems to be working thoughbut I cannot send bbms or connect to a browser

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BB Curve :: How To Connect 8520 With Computer

Feb 7, 2012

I try to download stuff and buy music to my blackberry Curve 8520 but I don't know how to connect it to the computer?

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Curve :: BB 8520 Wifi Is Already On But Still Can't Connect

Mar 24, 2012

When I bought this device, my wi-fi connection is doing well but after a month of using, I suddenly have trouble connecting to the internet. Instead of a green tickmark next to the wi-fi setting, it's a white dash that has been appearing. The wi-fi logo at the top of the screen is colored gray and there's a word "edge" over it.

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BB Curve 8520/8530 :: OS 5.0 Cannot Connect To Secure Wi-Fi?

Jun 23, 2010

I was on the phone with Sprint cuz I couldnt connect to my Wi-Fi WPA network on which I have a WEP Key. I was told my technical support that this is a known issue for this 8530 Curve. Did anyone know that? She said I cant do anything about it until RIM put out an update. she doesnt know when they will send the update out to all any work-arounds? anyone with this annoying issue? I wish I had known before I got this.

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BB Curve 8500 :: 8520 App Like Facebook Won't Connect

Aug 5, 2010

i had tmobile and switched simple mobile .with this  company you must use opera mini to connect  to the internet .i can connect using opera mini but my apps like facebook won't connect  .how can i change the browser from bb to opera.

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BB Curve 8500 :: 8520 Doesn't Connect To Wi-Fi

Aug 26, 2010

I have got a used BB8520 as a gift and am currently using.  I can see the wifi networks when i use the setup wizard, but after it trie to connect, i get this  " - " symbol against my wifi ( in the wifi options). The wifi SSID is recognized and i face this same issue across all the wifi networks i tried to connect. I am currently using the T-mobile prepaid card. I cannot browse the internet and i feel really bad that blackberry has this wonderful device which cannot perform a basic function like wifi connectivity easily.

Kindly help me, as i really need the wifi connectivity. As a student the data plan seems too expensive.

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BB Curve 8500 :: 8520 Cannot Connect To UMA Service

Nov 6, 2009

I have a problem where by I cannot connect to the UMA service. I can connect to a WiFI network and browes the internet all ok. I have tried the set up guides from various places but I still cannt get onto this. I am on orange UK.

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BB Curve :: 8520 - Cannot Connect To Mobile Network

May 17, 2012

I have a problem where I cannot connect to my mobile network - Orange with it saying "Initialisation Failed".  I try to manually connect to the network but it can't find any "Scan for networks failed".  It also has my mobile network down as Vodafone UK for some reason.  I've tried rebooting the phone but to no effect.

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BB Curve :: Mobile Wifi Is Not Connect In 8520?

Aug 13, 2012

my mobile wifi is not connect in my cell phone.. My mobile model number is Curve 8520.

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BB Curve :: 8520 Doesn't Connect To Computer?

Sep 23, 2012

I have a curve 8520 and i'm trying to connect it to my computer using an usb cable. But everytime i connect it nothing happens but my phone charges. I've tried re-installing desktop manager several times and i've changed the options in the 'memory' menu but nothing works. I know there is some connection between my phone and my computer because it charges, but no message pops up (I've read somewhere that a message should pop up about mass storage).

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BB Curve :: 8520 Won't Connect To Mobile Network

Sep 18, 2012

it says scan for network, then after it says no service!i have mobile network&data services on etc.When i try host routing table it says 'registartion message queued it will be sent once data coverage is avaliable' but my mobile network don't connect! when i do diagnostic test, it sayssignal level:unknwonradio access:unknownnetwork:unknownip address: unknownicmp ping echo: abortblackberry registration:abortconnected to blackberry:abortblackberry pin-pin: abort

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BB Curve :: 8520 Won't Connect To Router / Network

Jun 20, 2011

My children are unable to connect their Blackberrys to the home network with this new router(Thomson Techni-color 582?). With the previous router (585?) all they had to do was scan for available networks and then when ours appeared they put in the password.But with this one when you scan and find the network and try to connect you get the message "this wireless router supports wi-fi protected setup. To connect using a PIN (which your Blackberry will generate), click Next". Then when you click Next you get an 8 number code. it doesn't give you the opportunity to put in the network password.Please tell me how to connect the Blackberrys to our network.

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BB Curve :: 8520 Won't Retrieve Mms Or Connect To Wifi

Apr 27, 2012

i have been sent an mms but i cannot retrieve it and im also having trouble with the wifi, i have a home router and i have it up via the manual instructions, it will show the wifi name on the top of the screen but when i try to connection to the net it says unable to connect?

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BB Curve :: 8520 Cannot Connect To Any Mobile Network

Sep 18, 2012

im using bb curve 8520, i  cannot connect with any mobile network , i  tried 2 sim cards with different network but neither of them cannot connect.

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BB Curve :: 8520 Can't Connect To Internet With New Provider

Aug 17, 2012

I bought an 8520 in Egypt a few weeks ago and used all internet services successfully with a provider there (Mobinil).
 
I had the PIN freed by Mobinil so I could register it with O2 in the UK, but I'm unable to access internet services although I'm on the correct data plan and my PIN is free to register. The handset works fine for calls and SMS via O2.

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BB Curve :: 8520 Cannot Connect To Media Sync?

May 21, 2010

I have tried and tried, but can't get Media Sync to find my BB Curve.Desktop Manager can find my BB - and it says it's working & connected, but when I launch Media Sync, after 3 mins of searching, it says "Please connect a BB device".
 
I have tried without launching DTM - i.e. launching Media Sync on its own.I have tried all variations of restarts, of both BB and laptop AND removing the battery at all sorts of stages in the process. No joy.
 
I don't see a drive on Windows Explorer with my BB however.I'm running Windows Vista, SP1.
 
1. Device model number: 8520
2. carrier or mobile provider: Virgin Mobile
3. OS release v 5.0.0.592
 
Extra history:
1) I downloaded Desktop Manager from the CD and then updated it automatically.

2) I then followed some detailed instructions from this forum elsewhere and totally removed every trace of it (including regedit entries).

3) I downloaded a clean copy of the latest DTM from BB website

4) I then updated the Curve OS software - now on version 5.01 (and yes, like everyone I prefered the old style of key locking!)

5) I also replaced the USB cable since that seemed to provoke a constant cycle of reboots on my BB - this was an earlier problem that a different cable fixed,

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BB Curve :: 8520 Cannot Connect To Netgear Net Work?

Dec 17, 2011

I have just set up a new netgear  Virgin Media VMD G280 Hub for their 20mg broad band service. My three computers have connected to the Hub with no problem, two hard wired a the laptop using the wireless side of the Hub. My granddaughter cannot connected to the VMD G280 Hub with her Blackberry 8520 phone, we have tried several ways but the phone shows its connected but nothing happens. She had no trouble connecting to the Netgear Wireless G router  WGR 614 that the hub replaced so has anyone got any Ideas of whats wrong? 

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BB Curve :: 8520 - WiFi / Cannot Connect To Internet

May 8, 2011

I Have BB 8520 and I cannot connect to internet.

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