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Old 05-31-2011, 03:46 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default why wont my laptop use BIS instead of orange internet

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Hi guys first I'd like to say, any help with this would be awesome.

So at the moment I'm on this website using my blackberry, which is using BIS, I've set the APN name to

I receive 100 mb of internet every time I top up with orange, but now its ran out, but howcome I can use it BIS on my blackberry but my laptop still uses Orange UK meaning I can't use the internet via laptop to blackberry via usb? How can I get my laptop to use BIS?
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Old 05-31-2011, 08:13 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: why wont my laptop use BIS instead of orange internet

You need a specific tethering plan to use BlackBerry data on your laptop. If Orange doesn't offer it you won't be able to use the BlackBerry to tether.
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