laptops on the move how?

  malgall 15:59 06 Jan 2004
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are am getting a new laptop how do i use it on move i here there are two choices satelite or mobile phone how do i find out more

  AL D. 16:12 06 Jan 2004
  Mysticnas 16:12 06 Jan 2004

...seriously, these things aren't cheap. Call up your mobile network and ask them about setting up your phone to use as a modem and ask them how much it'd cost. it's very expensive.


Satalite... i'm not even going to go there, someone else can tell you of the costs...

  Taff36 16:32 06 Jan 2004

The cheapest (Ha Ha) is using a GPRS enabled phone linked to the computer by cable or Bluetooth. You will typically pay by the Mb of data downloaded when looking at web pages. If you just want a dial up connection for sending and receiving e-mails on the move your current ISP will help you out but again it`s slow and therefore not cheap.

I tend to avoid using both methods if at all possible. It`s cheaper to use the hotel telephone line because it`s quicker or an internet cafe and use web mail!

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