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ACCESS INTERNET FROM PC USING MOBILE PHONE

Posted on 2007-03-29
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Could someone please explain to me how I can get onto the Internet on my PC using my mobile phone as a dial up client.  My PC is running XP Home.
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Question by:BoltonBlue
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by:AdamRobinson
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You normally need a connector from the computer to the phone, and a plan that will allow you to do this from your cell phone company.  Note: "Unlimited Internet Access" from companies like Sprint on your cell phone does not give you the right to attempt this.  You have to purchase a separate plan to use your phone as a modem (or get charged ridiculous rates).

In general, check out this link:

http://mobileoffice.about.com/od/usingyourphone/a/cellmodem.htm

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by:fcarrai
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Let us know what type of mobile phone do you have: we can give you more precise info!
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by:BoltonBlue
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Its a Nokia 6230.
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