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Support Bluetooth tethering with EVO

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by rygar, Jul 13, 2010.

  1. rygar

    rygar Member
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    Hi,

    I am having trouble tethering my phone to my computer via pdaNet and bluetooth (USB works fine). I've seen several threads and tried a lot of things, but nothing seems to solve my problem. I have tried under Mac OS X and Win XP...

    Under Mac OS X, it detects my phone and pairs successfully. It gets to the point where it says "Select the services you want to use with your mobile phone" and I check "Access the Internet with your phone's data connection." When I hit continue, it say "Configuring services..." forever, and it never connects.

    Under Win XP (same machine), in my Network Settings, I tried to search for my phone and it doesn't find my device. Alternatively, if I go to Control Panel -> Bluetooth, it will pair. However I then go to Properties, Services and check "Dial-Up Networking", hit OK, and it says "The parameter is incorrect"

    So basically the problem is that although my phone and computer can see each other via bluetooth, the DUN service from my phone isn't recognized by my computer. I have tried this with another computer as well, with no luck. Is there a setting on my phone that I need to change in order to get this working?

    Thanks!
    Jeff
     

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  2. defeedme

    defeedme New Member
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    I have the Exact same problem.. Any fix out there ? thanks
     
  3. Vincent Law

    Vincent Law Well-Known Member
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    Bluetooth isn't supported for tethering on PDAnet for OS X.

    As for Windows, check their website, I believe there's a specific guide for setting it up.
     
  4. LxMxFxD

    LxMxFxD Well-Known Member
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    was a solution to this ever found?
     
  5. rygar

    rygar Member
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    No solution from me, sorry, I've just been using USB tethering...
     
  6. Mr. Ed

    Mr. Ed Well-Known Member
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    I keep saying I am going to find my bluetooth dongle and mess with this but still have not found it
     
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