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					Today, while looking for a Modem to Browse to no Avail, I decided to use my Blackberry
Phone as a Modem to Surf the Internet.. Can you Imagine, Blackberry as a Modem Internet
Speed is 3x faster than that of the Original Internet Modem.. But i bet less than 5% of
Blackberry users use their Phone as Modem!very interested tutorial

Though Most People dont use Blackberry as a Modem to Browse on PC because they see it
as a very Technical stuff, We are gonna put you on the Right Lane yet a very Fast Track.

This Tutorial will guide you through the quick steps needed to configure your BlackBerry
Desktop Manager’s mobile internet settings and thus get you connected to the web. Please
note that you’ll need to have another data plan with your network provider as you cannot use
your BIS to surf the internet on your desktop/laptop.

NOTE: You have to be Subscribed to the Internet on any of the Data Plan of your Network
that Suit you e.g 100MB for N1000 Monthly. After subscribing to your plan of choice, please
take note of the Internet Settings of that particular network as you’d be needing. These are the
setting for different setting

AIRTEL CONFIGURATION

Account Name: AIRTEL
Homepage: http://wap.ng.airtel.com
Username: Internet
Password: Internet
Access Point or APN: internet.ng.zain.com
IP or Proxy Address: 172.018.254.005
Port: 8080

MTN CONFIGURATION


account Name: MTN
Homepage: http://wap.mtnonline.com
Username: web
Password: web
Access Point or APN: web.gprs.mtnnigeria.net
IP or Proxy Address: 010.199.212.002
Port: 8080



ETISALAT CONFIGURATION


Account Name: ETISALAT
Homepage: http://www.etisalat.com.ng OR http://mobile.etisalat.com.ng
Username: wap
Password: wap
Access Point or APN: etisalat
IP or Proxy Address: 010.071.170.005
Port: 8080

GLO CONFIGURATION


Account Name: GLO
Homepage: http://wap.gloworld.com
Username: wap
Password: wap
Access Point or APN: glosecure
IP or Proxy Address: 010.100.098.022
Port: 8080



FOLLOW THIS INSTRUCTION ON HOW TO GET STARTED USING YOUR
BLACKBERRY AS A MODEM
1. Download & Install Blackberry Desktop Manager http://download.cnet.com/BlackBerry-
Desktop-Manager/3000-18511_4-10794759.html or check your Phone Pack for the CD that
came with it.

2. Launch the BlackBerry Desktop Manager after Installation and Click to Tools in the
menu bar section. Select "Mobile Internet Settings" from the drop down menu as shown
below.



You will see different Networks on the Profile Drop-down, Click on the "Add Custom
Profile" to define your own Network settings because Nigeria's Network are not on the List.

Use this As your Settings depending on your Network.

                      MTN              GLO ETISALAT              AIRTEL
Profile                                GLO ETISALAT
             MTN NG                                 AIRTEL NG
Name:                                  NG  NG
Username: web                          flat   etisalat     internet
Password:    web                       flat   etisalat     internet
Access
             web.gprs.mtnnigeria.net gloflat etisalat      internet.ng.airtel.com
Point:
Add
Commands:

Once you are done, hit the OK button to exit the small popup screen then OK again to exit
the Mobile Internet Settings configuration dialog.

3. Now Go back to Menu >> Tools and click on Start Mobile Internet
4. A warning will show informing you that you will be Charged, Just Ignore it if you've
already Subscribed. Just Click on Connect

5.Once your are Successfully Connected to the Internet and you are Ready to Browse, at the
bottom left of the BlackBerry Desktop Manager, you should see something that looks like the
capture below ( Time Connected and Data Used ). It means you are now connected.

				
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