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can you blu-tooth a laptop to a cell phone...

Discussion in 'Tech Talk' started by Dalton Wayne, May 24, 2010.


  1. Dalton Wayne

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    to surf the net my cell plan has unlimited internet but my phone is not net friendly no keyboard keypad on the phone makes it hard to surf.
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    Yes, generally you can do it. Or you can connect the phone with a USB cable. In both cases the laptop will see the phone as a dial-up modem. What's the phone model, and who's your wireless provider?
     

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    sure.

    You need to see if your cell plan includes something called "tethering". If it doesn't, you'll be charged extra.

    Usually, it's a feature you see associated with smart phones, so it would really be dependent on which specific model phone you have.
     
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    not sure of your phone make/model or your computer os. google pdanet. it can help.
     
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    what specific model phone and do you have tethering as part of your plan?
    it may also show up as "phone as modem"
     
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