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Wannabe Geek


Topic # 5815 29-Nov-2005 04:49
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Good Day everybody

I have just purchaed an acer 1640 Laptop (Bluetooth integrated) which is amazing machine and i have a desktop P4 in which i am using Billionton Bluetooth adapter, now the thing is that i have connected bluetooth network and i can access files and folders on my desktop from my laptop but i have a USB Dsl model with 1MB internet line and i cannot connect my laptop to that internet facility i need somehelop from you guys, Help me so that i can browse on my laptop through bluetooth.

Regards,

Waiting for some quilt replys from friends.

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Reply # 24009 29-Nov-2005 07:49
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Welcome to Geekzone... When you say "i can access files and folders on my desktop from my laptop" I asume you are talking about the Bluetooth file transfer built-in, not network file sharing, is this correct?

You have to read and follow the instructions on this guide, although it may or may not work since you are using a USB network.







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  Reply # 24038 29-Nov-2005 22:01
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No not only file transfer i can browse the shared folder on my network that is i have a personal area network and i can access same as i do on lan network for example i have C drive and D: drive shared on my network on my desktop and now i can browse complete c drive and d drive on my laptop, USB bluetooth is on Desktop so that is what is happening but i also want the internet sharing from my desktop DSL Dial up connection to my Laptop.

Yesterday i was working latenight trying to configure modem i configured after connecting both the desktop and laptop on PAN (Personal Area Network) when i did diagnosis on my modem it gave detail and no errors but once the PAN is disconnected from either side it gives error.

One more thing as you are aware that my DSL connection is on desktop now tell me do i have to dial my DUN bluetooth modem from Desktop or from my laptop if from my laptop than i have a more problem that is i am unable to configure modem on my laptop the bluetooth software which is coming with acer is WIDCOMM 4. something please help me

I know it can be done but something i am not doing right something is missing.

Thanking you in advance for you help.!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 
 
 
 


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Reply # 24040 29-Nov-2005 22:14
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If you are using PAN then you have to bridge the connections (the ADSL and the Bluetooth adapter), on the computer connected to the Internet (your desktop). You might have to manually configure IP and DNS addresses on your laptop if you do't have a DHCP server (which I suspect you don't).








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  Reply # 24041 29-Nov-2005 22:19
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ok i will make bridge connection and try, i am at work now i shall contact you and inform you of my progress at night as my laptop and dsl connection is at home thankyou very much please help me i will inform you tonight about my progress.

Your support is highly appreciated this is my first time on forums and i am very happy to see that responses come so soon and i love geekzone it helps a lot i will deifinately be a good member of this site.



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  Reply # 24062 30-Nov-2005 11:55
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Dear Support

i am really sorry but i have a question i cannot create bridge between my Dialup Connection and PAN network please help when i select both bridge connection option is disable help required

One more thing with my billionton bluetooth dongle i received software CD everything i am doing is through that software but i dont have a Bluetooth configuration in COntrol panel help required

Please dont hang up on my friend.



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  Reply # 24084 30-Nov-2005 21:07
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Hello Friend

man you asked me yesterday whether i have DHCP well i have it on my Cleint that is laptop and i dont know whether i have it on Desktop my desktop billionton software is connected to IP addres 192.168.0.1.

Now man help be with this thing Pleaseeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee

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