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Unlocked phones and Web access

by Seimond / April 20, 2007 7:46 AM PDT

I just purchased a Samsung SGH-U600 (unlocked) I love this phone! But I can't access the Web. I contacted my carrier (Cingular) and my browser settings are right but no dice. What are my options for configuring the phone so I can access stuff like ringtones and games, etc.

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Back to the shop then.
by Kees Bakker / April 21, 2007 12:54 AM PDT

And take the Cingular documentation with you.

Their choice: fix it for you or let you return it.


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by Seimond / April 21, 2007 2:12 AM PDT
In reply to: Back to the shop then.

I found another configuration online with a different IP address. Back on the road! Thanks for your help!

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samsung sgh-u600
by rubberbinder / April 22, 2007 10:56 AM PDT
In reply to: Success

What are the settings. I have been unable to get mine to work on the internet. Thanks..

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Partial Success
by Seimond / April 23, 2007 3:12 AM PDT
In reply to: samsung sgh-u600

I have been able to get to the Cingular NediaNet page and access the Web for things like my Gmail account. I still, however, cannot download games, ringtones, etc. Still working on a solution to that. Here are the settings I ended up using (and still currently using):

This may also help:

* As you'll undoubtedly see, the original directions say the IP address is -- and I also confirmed that configuration with a Cingular rep -- but I couldn't connect. I saw the IP addres somewhere else, but of course, I now can't find the site -- but it does work.

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The IP address worked
by rubberbinder / April 23, 2007 6:14 AM PDT
In reply to: Partial Success

Thanks for the information. It helped. I just needed to get the right IP address and that's all it took. I really do appreciate it. I'm still getting used to the sensitive buttons on this phone but otherwise like it.

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by Seimond / April 23, 2007 6:18 AM PDT
In reply to: The IP address worked

Your welcome -- and it seems that I can download succesfully from the Website.

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by birdmantd Forum moderator / April 21, 2007 3:49 AM PDT
In reply to: Back to the shop then.

How would he return the phone to Cingular when he didn't buy it from them?

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