You can use your phone to create an internet connection from a laptop or desktop. Follow these instructions to use tethering.
Before you can use your phone as data modem, you need to install the program BlackBerry Desktop Software on your computer.
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Connect phone and computer
Connect the data cable to the phone socket and to your computer's USB port.
Press Sync Media.
Set up your computer for tethering
Start the program BlackBerry Desktop Software on your computer.
Select Mobile Internet.
Select Configure connection ....
Select Add custom profile ....
Click the field next to Profile name and key in Vodafone Internet
Click the field next to Access point.
Key in vfinternet.au
You only need to set up your computer for tethering the first time you use the function.
An internet connection from your computer via your phone is established.
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