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Topic # 5381 25-Oct-2005 17:02
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OK so i read through the "What to check if your Bluetooth LAN connection is not working" and i went through and noticed "The Microsoft Bluetooth stack do not support LAN Access or Serial profiles" I amusing the bluetooth dongle that came with my Microsoft desktop elite keyboard and mouse...is that andmiscrosoft bluetooth stack...if so...how do i get around that and able my ppc to connect to the internet wirelessly while at home?

heres the error i ge alsowhen i try and share internet http://www.superstacks.com/error.jpg


help with both of these would be4 appreciated

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Reply # 21978 25-Oct-2005 17:28
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Welcome to Geekzone. That's correct, the Microsoft Bluetooth stack can not be used to host the Bluetooth network, since it's a client only. I will not go down on how to fix the ICS error, since it will not be good for anything on this thread.

An alternative to have your Pocket PC connected to the Internet via Bluetooth is to use the ActiveSync PassThrough. By default, when you connect a Pocket PC to ActiveSync it will automatically have a shared access to the Internet.

In your case you only need to establish an ActiveSync connection over Bluetooth and you will have Internet access on your Pocket PC, while connected.







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Reply # 21987 25-Oct-2005 18:10
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I followed the steps on the connection wizard on my pocket pc and it says to locate the port, there are 2 options the incoming and outgoing i chose the outgoing port of 4 and in activesync connection i chose port 4 as the connector but when i do this i get an error on the device...the error says Service Discover was unsuccessful

the details state
-waiting for device
-the requested service isnot running on this device. Please make sure the service is enabled on the device or select another one to continue

this is all while connection with bluetooth connection

 
 
 
 


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Reply # 22151 27-Oct-2005 13:23
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You should have a look on this guide for instructions. In summary you don't have any configuration changes to do on the Pocket PC side.







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Reply # 22155 27-Oct-2005 14:42
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I did all that before now this is an error im getting http://superstacks.com/ronponder/ss.jpg

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Reply # 22156 27-Oct-2005 14:46
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You have to configure the ActiveSync on your PC to use the Incoming port, not the Outgoing port.

Please read the article on synchronisation over SP2 (which is what you're using, sorry).





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