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Old 12-29-2009, 10:54 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I have my bold 9700 set up to tether to my macbook pro, my question which any of you may or may not know seeing as this is not an at&t forum is will at&t know im doing this. I have unlimited voice and data but not tethering on my account and im curious if any of you do the same??
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I have my bold 9700 set up to tether to my macbook pro, my question which any of you may or may not know seeing as this is not an at&t forum is will at&t know im doing this. I have unlimited voice and data but not tethering on my account and im curious if any of you do the same??
Wow, that was hard to read.

Anyway, AT&T can know you are tethering, but usually won't bother you unless you are using excessive amounts of data. I tethered frequently on my iPhone 3GS and 9700, and was never billed extra. I used a total of about 2 GB over 5 months.
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Wow, that was hard to read.

Anyway, AT&T can know you are tethering, but usually won't bother you unless you are using excessive amounts of data. I tethered frequently on my iPhone 3GS and 9700, and was never billed extra. I used a total of about 2 GB over 5 months.
Thanks for the response... And nice job translating my convoluted question!!
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