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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Install BlackBerry Desktop Software
Go to www.blackberry.com on your computer.
Find the download section on the web page to download BlackBerry Desktop Software.
Download and install BlackBerry Desktop Software.
Connect phone and computer
Connect the data cable to the phone socket and to your computer's USB port.
Start the program BlackBerry Desktop Software on your computer.
Wait while the program establishes a connection to your phone.
Set up your computer for tethering
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
Select OK to activate the profile.
Select OK to confirm.
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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