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Using Your BlackBerry As A Modem

On Wednesdays the guys in my group and I go up to Boston to work, the drive usually takes about an hour. The two of us with a BlackBerry were sitting in the back seat on the way home yesterday pecking away, him on his BlackBerry, me on my laptop. At one point he turned to me and said; "Wouldn't it be cool if you could use your BlackBerry as a modem for your laptop?", which of course it would be. A couple months ago I remember reading on that the 7100 could be used a modem so I looked that up this morning... surprise surprise! It looks like not only the 7100, but the 7290 AND the 7520 also work! Check out the directions on

December 09, 2004 in News, Tips by ajohnson


I get a 404 error for the link you posted. Can you check to verify its correct?

Thanks in advance.


Posted by: Felix on June 30, 2005 1:10 PM

My question is that is the mobile carrier to open the access for bb hh to be used as modem or its intact? Please reply by mailing me. Thanks. Khizer

Posted by: khizer on October 23, 2005 5:33 AM

Using your Blackberry as a modem....

Can I ?
How do I?

Look no further.......

The Shark Team

Posted by: Mediabb on January 17, 2006 3:01 PM

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