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Old 11-16-2009, 05:15 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi all

I bought a 8520 when I shifted to UAE recently and a USB modem with a 10 GB data 3G internet connection. When I use the SIM card from the modem in a Nokia phone I am able to use the phone browser to surf the net. It connects via 2G but does connect.

When I tried to do the same with 8520, and I open any website through the hotspot browser it prompts that this will work only in a wireless area and that I need to be in one.

Is there any workaround for this?

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nope. tieing up your data connection on a blackberry by tethering renders other services un-usable.
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