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Help with LG 5350
Authored by: anmlib on Apr 18, '03 09:08:30PM

aparently, using the lg 5350 as a wireless modem with mac osx 10.2.4 is more complicated than doing so with certain other phones (such as the sanyo 4900), i spent a good deal of time frustrated today until i finally got it just right. here's are the steps you'll need to follow:

1. you will need to change your phone's settings:
menu > settings > setup > data in > method
the method must be changed from "usb" to "rs-232c (com port)"

2. next you must download the mac driver for the LG 5350. it is available at: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/maccellphone/files/RadioShackCableDriverPL2303.zip

3. connect the cable to the phone and the usb port, i don't believe that it matters in which order they are connected.

4. update the system preferences:
system preferences > network >

location: you can name this anything you'd like, i chose "sprint"
show: usbserial

modem>
modem:au cdmaOne C413S by Sony
check "show modem status in menu bar"

ppp>
telephone number: #777
ppp options> *leave ALL boxes unchecked*

"apply now"

5. on the menu bar, select "usbserial" then "connect"

feel free to repost or email me with any questions..
*beth



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