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Old 11-19-2008, 12:03 PM   #1 (permalink)
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my laptop is a macbook 2.0 ghz 2 gb of ram, leopard os 10.5.5. hand held os 4.5.0.81. the screen shots i took are from the pairing of my mac book and the 8310 curve. the last screen shots it says *Access the Internet with your phone's data connection*. my question is this; is it possible from this screen shot, that you can utilise your bb as a modem allready setup without additional script setup or charger from your provider (as i have read in the forum). since i have no contract and no internet service with my 8310 i have no way of testing this. i would appreciate the feedback
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i got a partial answer to my post. i went to my providers local office and they told me that you get extra charger if you use the phones data connection with another browser. however i still don't know if the mac book will use the phone data connection trough bluetooth without additional scripts.
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my bad. need to spend more time carefully reading. here is the answer to that. under mac user corner look this tread;

Tethering Blackberrys to Mac OS X: impossible?
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Old 11-21-2008, 10:05 AM   #4 (permalink)
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I used the setup guide to get my MacBook tethered to my Bold and it worked like a charm. If you follow the guide exactly you should be connected in a couple of minutes, no fuss/no muss.
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