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i travel frequently, and have a data plan on the local phone. problem is that it is EMOBILE in Japan and the 3G SIM/service isn't compatible. (its 1700 vs 1900/2100),...
03-09-2010, 04:16 PM #1phone tethering to iphone question
i travel frequently, and have a data plan on the local phone. problem is that it is EMOBILE in Japan and the 3G SIM/service isn't compatible. (its 1700 vs 1900/2100), and yes i've tried to put the local SIM in the iphone... it just doesn't work...
anyway i was wondering if there was a way to tether a phone to the iphone via bluetooth
typically as i understand it...
iphone -> macbook (this can be done via bluetooth, and ive done it before)
what i want to do is...
regular phone -> iphone
and on this phone i can already do
regular phone -> macbook (via bluetooth)
not sure if this makes sense, of if even anyone has this need, but was wondering if anyone has any ideas...
03-09-2010, 08:01 PM #2
You want to tether your regular phone to your iphone? I am pretty sure this cant be done but whats your "regular phone"?
03-09-2010, 08:16 PM #3
If your other phone can accept wifi signal then the app mywi my be able to do what you want.
03-09-2010, 08:19 PM #4
03-09-2010, 08:23 PM #5
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03-09-2010, 08:26 PM #6
No you can't
03-10-2010, 04:15 PM #7
guys thanks for the comments...
yep i figured you can't.... and probably no one really has the need to do this...
but i figure its potentially possible?? since the bluetooth PAN can go one way, there isn't anything that says you can't go the other way right? (i should make this app.. )
but long story short, i solved my problem. i had a touch diamond, and almost bricked it, but was able to upload a new rom, and all is good through the 'wifi router' app on the winmo device.