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Old 12-27-2005, 06:04 AM   #1 (permalink)
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HI All, first time on the forums.

I have a 7290 and would like to know if I can use it as a modem, thanks alot.

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Old 12-27-2005, 07:20 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 12-27-2005, 09:18 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Answer is YES.. you can..
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Old 12-28-2005, 05:08 AM   #4 (permalink)
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hi, I think I have tracked down the information on here to make it work, I shall try later today. Thanks for your help.
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Old 12-28-2005, 05:54 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I also have a 7290. I set up the modem but had trouble with cingular. Still working on it.
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Old 12-28-2005, 05:55 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Another thought. Cingular may charge for data connection so I would check if you using cingular
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HI am using UK Vodafone as the network. And there will be charge for this service with my provider. Thanks.
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Old 12-29-2005, 08:35 AM   #8 (permalink)
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HI am using UK Vodafone as the network. And there will be charge for this service with my provider. Thanks.
Maybe you should ask them?
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Old 12-30-2005, 06:18 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Error 777, anyone know what to try next?
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