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# 94807 19-Dec-2011 13:55
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Hi there, I want to connect to the internet on my desktop through my 2degrees handet. What is the number needed to dial through a a bluetooth dongle?



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  # 559576 19-Dec-2011 14:05
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*99# no user name or Password use APN internet

This is the same for all GSM / WCDMA networks around the world just the APN will change depending on carrier


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  # 559579 19-Dec-2011 14:10
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PaulZA: Hi there, I want to connect to the internet on my desktop through my 2degrees handet. What is the number needed to dial through a a bluetooth dongle?




Hi Paul,

There are better ways than the Bluetooth dongle. Bluetooth isn't as fast as other methods and you need to right protocols to get it to work.

What make and model phone do you have?  Most smart phones have the ability to act as a WiFi hotspot either with a built in app or an after market app.

Quite a few phones (not just smart phones) can be used as a modem using a USB connection, Nokia's do this through OVI or Nokia suite.

Sony Xperia X running Sailfish OS. The true independent open source mobile OS 
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
Nokia N1
Dell Inspiron 14z i5

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