iPHONE - Internet NOT working outside my home

Posted on 2011-10-09
Last Modified: 2012-05-12

My iPhone works fine in my home. (i.e. phone calls and internet access is fine).
However, when I leave my house I cannot get any internet signal.

Outside my house I can make phone calls but CANNOT get internet access.

How do I fix this?
Question by:Patrick O'Dea
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    Expert Comment

    I sopouse you use Wifi at home? Outside do you see any Wifi hotspot? GPRS internet is working?
    Please provide more info on this problem.

    Author Comment

    by:Patrick O'Dea

    Yes I do use wifi at home.

    Outside I do NOT want to use wifi (as in many places it will not be available).

    Outside, I want to access the internet via the phone system (3g?).

    I can make calls outside my home but CANNOT access the internet.

    Does this help?
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    Expert Comment

    Verify that you have enabled Cellural Data (Settings > General > Network).

    Author Comment

    by:Patrick O'Dea
    On my iPHone 4 I do NOT have a heading "Cellular Data". (I am in Ireland)

    In Settings > General > Network I have

    Enable 3g ON
    Mobile Data ON
    Mobile Data Network > Numerous values but mainly blank
    Data Roming ON

    Personal Hotspot OFF
    VPN Not connected
    Wi-Fi (value here is my home wifi network).
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    Accepted Solution

    And do you see "E"/"G"/"3G" right to signal bars? Like here?

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    by:Patrick O'Dea

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