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    Default Laptop internet thru iPhone
    I heard that there's a program that you can install on you laptop so you can use your iPhone to access internet. Anyone knows about this??? Thanx.

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    Enable tethering on you phone. (search)
    They are many threads on this.

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    Yes, but you still have to install something else on your Laptop before you can hook up your iPhone to make your laptop work.

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    No, once you have tethering enabled, when you plug your phone in you computer will see it as another network connection.

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    Really, so how do I enable tethering on my iPhone? Thanx.

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    As Simtech said (search) theres plenty of threads on here that explain how to enable tethering and theres always google.

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    Works like a champ. Thanx Simtech.


    Simtech,
    It worked but Tethering on my phone disappear in my network setting after I unplug the phone from my computer. I can't find tethering to enable it ??? Thanx.

    I figured it out how to enable it again. Thanx guys.
    Last edited by dakao; 07-10-2009 at 05:44 PM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost

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    Will it work with tmobile carrier?
    Thanks
    Tom

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    yep

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    This was my experience:

    (I have a 16 GB 2G iphone on tmobile)

    After much research, I downloaded PDAnet to my phone. Then all i had to do was (in MACOSX) go to "create new network" make one called iphone, connect to that network on my iphone, and that was it! PDAnet took care of everything else. It was really easy, props to those who make the program.

    Of course I only have EDGE on my phone so the netword speeds were all that fast.

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    Ashidar,
    I am using tmobile Tzone for 5.99/month. Could I plug my iphone into my macbook air and use it as a modem and using my computer to work with internet to do work?
    Thanks,
    Tom

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