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Old 02-20-2011, 12:42 PM   #3 (permalink)
zillah
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Default Re: Use Bluetooth Enabled BB Curve 8520 for Laptop Internet Access

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The BlackBerry is capable of function as a modem and used with a computer for internet access. The term is tethering.
Thanks I wasn't aware of this term. I have learned something new and I believe this term will help when we do a google search to get better result for what we are looking for.

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Whether you can do it, and the cost, depends on your mobile service provider.
Thanks for this advice

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Desktop Manager includes the component necessary to tether
I see.

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, but the feature is only present (or at least visible) if the mobile service provider allows it.
Noted.

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My advice is to talk to your service provider and ask if they permit tethering, and the cost.
Of course I will do that.



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That's what I can tell you. Perhaps you will get some responses providing more detailed info relevant to your particular carrier, etc.
Do you mean the below quote ?
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my ISP is Vodafone Australia.
Or there are other details ?? if so like what , then I can ask my ISP when I talk to them


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