BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 01-24-2007, 11:24 AM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Model: 8703e
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 2
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Blue tooth and t-5

Please Login to Remove!

Hi,
Has anyone been able to connect their blackberry to a Palm T-5 via blue tooth? I looked at the palm support and they aren't supporting any of the Blackberry models from what I can tell but just thought I'd ask.
Mary in Ann Arbor
Offline  
Old 01-24-2007, 09:32 PM   #2 (permalink)
Talking BlackBerry Encyclopedia
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Los Angeles
Model: 8700c
Carrier: T=Mo
Posts: 202
Post Thanks: 3
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by mshue
Hi,
Has anyone been able to connect their blackberry to a Palm T-5 via blue tooth? I looked at the palm support and they aren't supporting any of the Blackberry models from what I can tell but just thought I'd ask.
Mary in Ann Arbor
May I ask why you want to do that.

Blackberry does not "allow" (for lack of a better word right now) many services over bluetooth. In fact, I believe that it only allows audio type gateways and connections over BT. Data gateways, like Dial Up Networking, are disabled over BT on RIM on devices (perhaps except the 8100, not sure)

Michael
Offline  
Old 01-24-2007, 11:17 PM   #3 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Model: 8700g
Posts: 1
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Yes it works

If you have a web account with your Cell Phone provider, in additon to your phone account, it is no problem. I turn on my blackberry 8700g bluetooth and then use the Palm T-5 to log on to the web and get maps, weather, movie theater info etc. depending on where you find yourself, but it is closer to dial up speed. You do have to let the two devices discover each other before they can connect. Again depending on where you are, you can use the T-5 WiFi to scan around you and maybe log onto a Wireless connection nearby, for a faster connection to surf the web.
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

SMPTE Output Studio 16 Extras The Complete SMPTE Generator For Your Amiga
$14.99
SMPTE Output Studio 16 Extras The Complete SMPTE Generator For Your Amiga picture23 WAY "D" SHELL HOOD DB23 D23 DB23F DB23M FOR COMMODORE AMIGA CONNECTORS - RARE
$2.57
23 WAY Toshiba TMP68HC000P-16 16mhz 68000 CPU Chip, Amiga Atari Apple Mac
$22.0
Toshiba TMP68HC000P-16 16mhz 68000 CPU Chip, Amiga Atari Apple Mac pictureAMIGA AMIGA A107-335D RQAUS1
$36.1
AMIGA AMIGA A107-335D RQAUS1 pictureCommodore AMIGA CSG 8520 Chip IC 500/A500+/A2000 CDTV - NEW
$12.99
Commodore AMIGA CSG 8520 Chip IC  500/A500+/A2000 CDTV - NEW picture






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