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Old 10-10-2006, 03:42 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi everyone,

Since the blackberry 8707 comes with a 3G connection, would it be possible to use it as a 3G card on a laptop? is there any way i can share the 3G connection with the laptop? I think it would be brilliant if it could especially as you can turn your blackberry into a dial up modem.
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Yes, you can do this. It has to be tethered to the laptopb via the USB cable, however (it cannot be done via Bluetooth).

RIM and Vodafone have a PDF file on how to set this up. Its actually quite simple.

Speed, for me atleast, has been average and varies a lot.

Searching for 8707 and tethering will find the document and other information on this.
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You are a diamond scholar my friend. You will be a legend in histroy if you can tell me where i can download that PDF document.
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Here it is from the RIM site:

8707v as a Modem
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