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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by alameals, Oct 20, 2010.

  1. alameals

    alameals Well-Known Member
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    Has anyone tried this yet?Will it just use the internet through your pc?Thinking of trying it with my work PC seen as there is no wifi here
     

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  2. alameals

    alameals Well-Known Member
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    Just tried this but think my works firewall is blocking it.Damn,anyone had any joy?
     
  3. jimbobmcginty

    jimbobmcginty Well-Known Member
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    It goes the other way - your PC uses your phone's data connection to access the internet.
     
  4. Krimian

    Krimian Well-Known Member
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    Isn't that called Tethering?
     
  5. SpencerUk

    SpencerUk Well-Known Member
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    Correct.
     
  6. jonrwg

    jonrwg Well-Known Member
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    How do i connect with my mac? I only managed to connect through windows laptop. any solution? I search google and they recommend to dl Pdanet but is not free. any other way?
     
  7. rhod

    rhod Well-Known Member
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    tethering is when pc uses the mobile network to access internet. and pass through is the other way around
     
  8. MrPie

    MrPie Well-Known Member
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    Guys. If my mobile data is on. And lets say i leave my house and my wifi is now unavailable. Will the mobile data start straight away? I don't want to find out my data is being used while im commuting to uni.
     
  9. paul5f

    paul5f Well-Known Member
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    Yes mobile data will start as soon as wifi becomes unavailable
     
  10. jonrwg

    jonrwg Well-Known Member
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    just set all the apps that requires data to manually refresh? i did that and i'm not so worried about my data now.
     
  11. imtu

    imtu New Member
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    Could you explain how you managed to connect through windows laptop?
     
  12. asif9t9

    asif9t9 Active Member
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    Do you want to connect your phone to the internet using your laptop's internet connection? Or do you want to connect your laptop to the internet using your phone's internet connection?
     
  13. Vinny74

    Vinny74 New Member
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    Hi, it worked for me sometime ago, but now cannot connect. It says you dont have the latest version of htc inspire sync or another phone is connected to your pc
     
  14. Sails

    Sails Guest

    Using your mobile phones internet is called USB tethering, its basically using your mobile as a modem. You need to ensure you have HTC Sync installed on your laptop. To set this up follow the steps below.

    1. Make sure your phone
     
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