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Unable to connect laptop to Internet using Hero

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by RAFdude, Nov 20, 2009.

  1. RAFdude

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    I followed the above instructions and was able to connect and syc no problem, but I am unable to connect to the internet with the lap top and getting an Error message on the phone

    Data Call Failure
    Error Code 67. Registration failure.
    Press (OK) for options. Your PCS Vision username and password may be incorrect. Please try again.

    Any Suggestions?
     

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  2. Slug

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    Looks as if the connection requires authentication. You're on Sprint, yes?
     
  3. RAFdude

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    Yes I am on sprint and the laptop has XP Professional.
     
  4. Slug

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    Moved from HTC Hero forum in the hope that some of you guys can be of more help to RAFdude than we GSMers. :eek:
     
  5. adampena21

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    Don't you have to get that feature added to your plan first. I had to do that when I had my HTC touch. It was like 15 dollars more a month. Don't know how it works now.
     
  6. imneveral0ne

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    you coulda done it on your touch for free.
     
  7. Negrito

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    Ahhh the good old days, however i believe on the newly updated FreshROM .5d Wifi Tether works, i have yet to try though as i have Clear 4G mobile broadband.
     
  8. gclaus

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    Sorry to go off topic, but what do you think of 4g?
     
  9. Negrito

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    It's quite adequate for my needs. Any specific questions feel free to shoot me a pm. :)
     
  10. flexte

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    the instructions are over at xda-developers. still works after update.
     
  11. Negrito

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    Well i got bored so i figured i would see if it worked, and it does. Only drawback is the rom kills media being played through BT speakers of any sort....

    [​IMG][​IMG]

    Speedtest done on my ipod touch:
    [​IMG]
     
  12. imneveral0ne

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    why's it say sprint at the top of your ipod touch? lol
     
  13. snowman77

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  14. Negrito

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    Cause its jailbroken. It also has 'signal bars' instead of the normal 'wifi bars'. Its my "sprint iPhone". lol.
     
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