USE UR LG PHONE AS A MODERN ON PCBy desmondino 12:34 Sat, 20 Oct 2012 Comments
You can use an LG phone as a modem for your PC computer.
LG cell phones are available with various
wireless carriers, and most models are capable of a feature known as tethering .
When tethered, your cell phone acts as a modem and provides an Internet connectionfor your PC
The easiest way to set up your LG phone as
a modem for your PC
computer is to use
Bluetooth and configure the network settings through the Windows interface.
Items you will need
=> LG cell phone with
Bluetooth and tethering capabilities
=> PC running Windows Vista or Windows 7
HOW TO USE AN LG PHONE AS A PC MODEM
Step 1. Make sure Bluetooth is enabled on your LG phone. If not, enable it by going to the Settings menu, then clicking Connections and Bluetooth.
Step 2. Open the Start
menu, type bthprops.cpl into the search fieldand press the Enter key to launch the Bluetooth setup utility.
Step 3. Click Add
underneath the Devices tab, then click Next.
Step 4. Go to the Bluetooth settings on your LG phone and choose the Find Me
option. The phone will now begin communicating with
your PC computer.
Step 5. Highlight your LG phone's name from the list of discovered devices, press Next, then select the Choose a passkey for me option.
Your computer will now display a short
numeric code on the screen.
Step 6. Enter the numeric code using your phone's keypad to sync the two devices. ClickFinish on your computer.
Step 7. Open the Start
menu again, go to the
Connect to sub-menu and select Set up a connection or network.
Step 8. Pick the Set up a dial-up connection and click
Step 9. Highlight your LG phone from the list of modems and enter the appropriate phonenumber to dial for tethering services.
This number depends upon your wireless
carrier. If you do not know what number to use, contact your carrier.
Step 10. Enter the
username and password associated with your wireless account and press
Connect to begin using your LG phone as a modem.
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