BlackBerry Forums Support Community
              

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 06-24-2009, 04:25 PM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Model: 8130
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 10
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Mobile Broadband howto?

Please Login to Remove!

A VZW rep offered me a free 1 month trial on tethering (Mobile broadband), but didn't tell me how to use it! Do I need VZAccess Manager, or can I just connect my BB like my friend on sprint?

Thanks!
Offline  
Old 06-24-2009, 04:52 PM   #2 (permalink)
BlackBerry Master
 
dankarlinski's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Model: 1
Carrier: 1
Posts: 3,391
Post Thanks: 1
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Default

Wirelessly posted (White and Nerdy)

Please go to BBFAQ on the top of this page. Look for the article on tethering.
Offline  
Old 06-24-2009, 05:41 PM   #3 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Model: 8130
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 10
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

I only see how to Tether on Linux in the BBFAQ.com section. Can you possibly help me out on what it might be called?
Offline  
Old 06-24-2009, 06:27 PM   #4 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Montgomery, AL
Model: 9530
PIN: N/A
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 90
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Go to: VZAccess Manager and download access manager. Then once you have it downloaded run it and a wizard will guide you through the set up process.

Btw, just FYI. I usually listen to podcasts on BB while sitting working in my car and if you have mass storage mode enabled then when you connect to VZ Access it shuts down the media player. I have my BB set to "prompt" on whether I want to enable mass storage mode when I connect USB. I click no to mass storage mode when I'm tethering so I can listen to my podcasts while tethered. Also, when tethered you don't get any email, texts etc. The only thing that works is the phone. When you get an incoming call or place a call while tethered, it suspends the connection while on the call and then resumes the connection when you hang up. Once you disconnect then you'll receive any texts, emails that came in while tethered.

Last edited by texasPI : 06-24-2009 at 06:34 PM.
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Advance RL140TP Lamp Fluorescent Ballast
$29.0
Advance RL140TP Lamp Fluorescent Ballast  pictureAQUAFINE 43474-1 LIGHTING BALLAST 120/240V *NEW NO BOX*
$614.0
AQUAFINE 43474-1 LIGHTING BALLAST 120/240V *NEW NO BOX* picture10 (Ten) TECH-LITE Instant Start Electronic Ballast T8 4 Lamps 525V Ballasts
$28.0
10 (Ten)  TECH-LITE Instant Start Electronic Ballast T8 4 Lamps 525V Ballasts pictureP250MLTAC4L500K ULTRA MH BALLAST KIT
$75.0
P250MLTAC4L500K ULTRA MH BALLAST KIT picturePHILIPS ADVANCE IOPA-3P32-LW-N ELECTRONIC BALLAST *NEW NO BOX*
$27.0
PHILIPS ADVANCE IOPA-3P32-LW-N ELECTRONIC BALLAST *NEW NO BOX* picture






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.