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Blackberry 8520 - WiFi Connection Mystery


sunrunner

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Hi all,

I was given a Blackberry 8520 for work in November. I initially set it up and it connected to my home wi-fi straight away. A couple of day's ago it stopped connecting telling me it cannot acquire an IP address. Nothing has changed since setting it up in Nov. I have taken the battery out, reset the phone and reset the modem/router, all no use.

I have 3 laptops in the house and an i-phone that all still connect with no problem.

Any ideas how I can get the Blackberry working again?

Thanks in advance.

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Mading11

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Hi, as well as deleting your network profile from the 8520 and starting again, I'd also try disabling all three radio connections (wifi, mobile and bluetooth). Then re-enable wifi and scan for networks again. Then enable bt. if problem persists, finally try enabling mobile connection.

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