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Sansung i780 to be used as a USB modem

Hi, how do I setup a Samsung i780 as a usb modem. I used to connect to the internet via a GPRS connection with my Nokia 9300i cellphone and I would like to do the same with my Samsung i780 cell phone. Can you please help.

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  • alfrim Aug 19, 2008

    how to setting up samsung i780 as a modem, to connect internet

  • verhoefanm Mar 16, 2009

    I also cannot use my Samsung i780 as modem to connect to internet/e-mail. Downloaded Samsung PC Studio 7 but with no luck! The program is looking for a Nokia modem? How on earth!!??

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(I) 1)First pair the PC and your phone of course 2)After pairing, meaning the phone and the pc sees each other, go to your phone and look for the icon "internet sharing". 3)Choose bluetooth pan as you pc connection then press connect. So now your phone is on data connection via gprs, 3g or 3g+ 4) Then go to your pc now and go to My bluetooth places search for Network Access Point and enable it. It will turn green with arrows, meaning it has established a connection.TADA! Now you have internet connection using your i780s
(II) Do you have in your programs or settings a icon called Internet Sharing?
If so please connect to active sync first and then select the internet sharing icon.
Active sync will disconnect and your laptop will start using your phone as the modem.

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