LG Vu tips – Tethering part2

On last LG Vu(cell phone tip) post, I’ve told you what’s the tethering, then how to fix and use it, go ahead. LG Phone Problem and solution

This is straight from the AT&T site. Although some minor stuff might be different, you should be able to get what you need from this:
Solution Details

Setup of LG Vu cell phone to Laptop Windows XP using D-Link Bluetooth USB Adaptor DBT-120 for data.

Prerequisite

  1. LG LG Vu cell phone handset purchased from AT&T
  2. D-Link USB Bluetooth Adapter with software installed from (support.dlink.com)
  3. User must be logged in as Administrator or have administrator privileges to modify system files

Setting up the handset(LG Vu cell phone tip – tethering)

  1. On the handset, touch the Menu icon located in the lower left corner of the main screen.
  2. Touch the Settings icon located on the bottom of the menu tabs.
  3. Touch the Bluetooth icon.
  4. Touch Turn On.
  5. Touch Settings.
  6. Touch My Device Visibility.
  7. Touch to select On.
  8. Touch Set.

Setting up the connection(LG Vu cell phone tip – tethering)

  1. On the PC, double click the My Bluetooth Places icon on the desktop.
  2. Click View devices in range.
  3. If the handset does not appear, click Search for devices in range.
  4. Right click the icon representing the handset and click Pair Device.
  5. Type a numerical pin code (example: 1234) in the Bluetooth PIN Code field and then click OK.
  6. On the handset, an Accept? prompt will appear, touch Yes.
  7. Type the same Bluetooth passcode (Bluetooth PIN Code) entered on the PC and touch OK.
  8. On the PC, return to My Bluetooth Places.
  9. Right click the icon representing the handset and click Discover Available Services.
  10. Double click the Dial-up networking icon.
  11. When the connection window opens, click Cancel.
  12. Click Start, Settings, Control Panel and double click Phone and Modem Options.
  13. Click the Modems tab.
  14. Click to select Bluetooth Modem and click Properties.
  15. Click the Advanced tab.
  16. Type at+cgdcont=1,”IP”,”isp.cingular” in the Extra initialization commands field.
  17. Click OK.

Making the connection(LG Vu cell phone tip – tethering)

  1. On the PC, double click the My Bluetooth Places icon on the desktop.
  2. Click View devices in range.
  3. Right click the icon representing the handset and click Discover Available Services.
  4. Double click the Dial-up networking icon.
  5. Type ISP@CINGULARGPRS.COM in the User name field.
  6. Type CINGULAR1 in the Password field.
  7. In the Dial field, type *99#.
  8. Click Dial.

You will now be connected to the AT&T data service
NOTE: I had to change every instance of “isp” to “wap” for this to work (including the Advanced Settings Tab), but y’all might not have to. Hope this helps.

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