New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
iPhone Hardware and Accessories Discuss iPhone hardware

iphone 3g wifi not working


Post Reply New Thread Subscribe

 
Thread Tools
Charliesmomuk

 
Member Since: Jul 18, 2008
Posts: 12
Charliesmomuk is on a distinguished road

Charliesmomuk is offline
I have tested against several networks..same prob..
It will only pick up the wifi if actually standing next to the router... keeps it for about 1 min then loses it..defaults to edge.

I know it's not the networks as have also tested my MBP at the same time..and at home have half a dozen computers of various types happily connected to my router (belkin 54g..old but never failed me!)

I have restored the iphone.. no joy. Reset network..ditto..
Naturally my phone is just out of warranty...grrr

Any suggestions before I do a 2 hour drive to the nearest genius bar?!?!
Thanks
QUOTE Thanks
Charliesmomuk

 
Member Since: Jul 18, 2008
Posts: 12
Charliesmomuk is on a distinguished road

Charliesmomuk is offline
Is it worth calling Apple when it's out of warranty? Sod's law it's 14 months old and I don't have apple care (never occurred to me tho I have it for my mac). I can take it to an apple store but have heard they charge a lot to repair and wonder if it's worth trying to find a local UK repairer.

Thanks again.
QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe


« Movies on a 3Gs iPhone | iphone 3GS goes into emergancy shutdown in cold weather »
Thread Tools

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:23 PM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?