dongal for lap top

  [email protected] 10:08 01 Dec 2011
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hi can anyone explain what a dongal is for a lap top

  onthelimit1 10:12 01 Dec 2011

It normally refers to a bit of kit that plugs into a USB port and allows internet access via the mobile phone network. Not cheap to run though.

  spuds 10:15 01 Dec 2011

Perhaps a suggestion, but I would advice that posting an email address might attract spamming?.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 10:56 01 Dec 2011

Different types of usb device

  1. Wireless dongle - to connect to your wireless router

  2. Mobile broad band dongle - effectively connects to an ISP using a sim card

  3. Bluetooth dongle - allows you to connect to other bluetooth devices.

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