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Can a computer act as a cellphone?

Can a home computer, obviously with some sort of antenna, be used as a cellphone? If I understand right, a SIM card is just a sort of memory card that holds information about the user/operator; ...
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Is there a Windows app for accessing my cell phone's GPS chip for Google Maps?

I'm travelling by train using my notebook with a Sony Ericsson cellphone connected as a modem. The phone has a GPS chip for using Google Maps. Is there a Windows app which can connect to the phone's ...
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Mobile Phone Browser Emulators/Simulators

I work in QA in a .NET shop and recently part of my testing process has started to involve testing our company website on mobile devices. At least one of our techs uses an HTC Desire. After tons of ...
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How can I run my Symbian OS based Mobile phone applications on my computer?

Is it possible to run mobile apps on computer? To be specific, I have a Nokia n95 phone running on Symbian OS
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How do I use internet in ubuntu using nokia mobile?

I have a Nokia mobile phone but I don't have Nokia PC Suite for Ubuntu But I have PC suit for windows. How can I use that setup for ubuntu or give me any other way to use internet using Nokia mobile ...
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WinMo 6.5 sync error: The following appointments failed to synchronize from the device

I can't sync my phone with my PC, this is the error: The following appointments failed to synchronize from the device... I looked for this appointment but I can't find it. How can I solve this ...
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How backward compatible are the HSDPA mobile networks

I have got this Huawei wifi device, which has been unlocked for other networks. Works fine in UK on Vodafone (as well as 3). We are trying to get it to work with the Claro network in Jamaica. It ...
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Sync Nokia 7230 Mobile Calendar With Google Calendar

I would like to synchronize the calendar on my mobile phone, a Nokia 7230, with my Google Calendar. Can anyone offer any tips? I would consider a paid service for this, but only if it specifically ...
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Bluetooth software suite

I need something to backup my mobile phone contact book, send SMS etc. over bluetooth, I tried Soleil software but it does not work on my PC. Is there any other similar software? I have Windows 7. ...
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webcam streaming on mobile phone

I'm stuck on a project I have I need to find a way to stream my home webcam onto my mobile phone, in this case on a Blackberry bold 9700, also I have an I pod touch 2.0. the problem I keep coming ...
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Connect bluetooth headphones both to PC and phone at the same time

I have recently bought Philips SHB6110. Extract from the 13th page of manual: Therefore you can connect your Bluetooth stereo headset. with a Bluetooth stereo enabled phone to both ...
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Roadsync Multiple Exchange Accounts configuration

I am right now trialing the Roadsync application on my S60 3rd edition mobile. The documentation states that it allows multiple exchange accounts to be configured and that we could switch between the ...
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connecting to internet via PC (Ubuntu Linux) on mobile phone (sony ericsson)

I have a Toshiba laptop with wi-fi connected internet. Now I wanna connect my phone to my laptop and use its Internet connection ( I can't buy new wi-fi or 3g supported mobile phone ). I have no ...
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Is there such a thing as an IP femtocell, and what does it do?

My dad mentioned a co-worker suggested using a device, that might use CDMA to route calls through IP to save costs on a certain overseas project we're on- since our home base is quite far from there. ...
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Motorola Phone Tools equivalent for Linux

Is there an equivalent software for Motorola Phone tools on Linux for reading data on the phone (sync,restore contacts etc) ?
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Internet on SmartPhone [closed]

I have a Nokia N7. and A PC with permanent DSL internet connection, with Nokia PC Suite latest version Installed. A Data-Cable (for N72) and a blue-tooth dongle as well (with software and drivers ...
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How to read PDF files on Nokia Mobile phone?

I tried to read PDF files on Nokia 6680 and install "Adobe Reader LE v1.0" but it always get "Operation failed" error and give this message "Not enough memory". Is there a better program to ...
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Windows Mobile and Linux

I currently run Ubuntu 9.10 at home. My wife just bought a Samsung Omnia with Windows ME on it. Is there a way that I can get it to talk to my PC? It came with CD's but the CD's only run under ...
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Format SDHC / microSDHC card as SD / microSD?

Is this possible? Details: I got a 4 GB microSDHC card for a Nokia phone that only supports - max 2GB - microSD Since the card is microSD**HC**, it is detected but can not be reformatted by the ...
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How can I view .tn files?

I copied photos from my LG env3 cellphone to my computer. The files are named with a group of numbers ending in .tn. When I try to open them I get the message "Invalid image." How can I view these ...
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Downloading images from mobile phone

I'm running Ubuntu 9.04 and I was wondering if there's a way to download all images from my mobile phone, phone Nokia 7210. Is there a app that I could use? I'm connecting via Bluetooth.
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How do I make calls I dial from my mobile phone go through Google Voice? [closed]

I know I can dial the the Google Voice web interface, but obviously I'm not always near my computer when I want to call someone. Is there a way to make any call I dial go out with my Google Voice ...
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Get data from LG KE970 mobile phone to Mac via bluetooth

I have LG KE970 mobile phone and MacBook pro. Previously, I have successfully connected the two via bluetooth and I was able to get data from the phone (mostly images taken with the camera). But since ...
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How do I backup MMS messages in my Sony Ericsson K608i to my PC?

I can't find any software that does it. I don't want to manually save the images/videos/audio for each MMS I have.
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Hiding sound files from Nokia S60 Music Player

I have a Nokia S60 (v3fp2) phone that has the Nokia Music Player for listening to music. The problem is I have other sound material - one example is some audio books as mp3 files - on the memory card ...
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Motorola v3i iTunes installtion

I am using Motorazr v3i since last 2 years. It very much satisfy my needs. But only one problem that I am facing is that the iTunes song copy from my PC to Phone. If I go somewhere I find it difficult ...
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Connecting to internet via phone on Linux

I have a Sony Ericsson C702 phone with a flat fee internet subscription (GPRS/UMTS). I'd like to connect my Linux (Kubuntu 9.04) laptop to internet via this phone, using bluetooth (I also have a cable ...
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How can I transfer photos from a Sony Ericsson V600i to the computer?

Do I have to download a proprietary program (most likely bloatware) from Sony Ericsson or is it possible to only install USB drivers and mount the phone to the file system or something similar? ...
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Does Windows 7 come with the Windows Mobile Device Centre included?

Does Windows 7 come with the Windows Mobile Device Centre included, or do I have to download and use Windows Mobile Device Centre 6.1? I've got a Palm Treo 750v running Windows Mobile 6, are there ...
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Is there any PDF to Mobi converter?

I'm looking for a free converter from Pdf to Mobi, for reading on a Nokia E71; I find more confortable to read on this format, but i'm open to other solutions. What are the alternatives that I have?
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Accessing memory of Sony Ericsson k750i under Linux

I want to retrieve some photos taken with the camera on this mobile phone. But upon connection, it doesnt automount. An icon is displayed in computer:/// in Nautilus (Ubuntu/Gnome). But upon ...
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Using mencoder to convert videos for your mobile phone

I Have a LG Viewty (actually a KP501), and I use mencoder (part of mplayer) to convert videos, using the following script : mencoder "input.avi" -ovc lavc -oac lavc -lavcopts acodec=mp3:abitrate=128 ...
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Password manager solution: Symbian based phone and a Linux machine (Windows is not important, but would be nice)

I currently use KeePassX to manage my passwords on my Linux (Xubuntu) machine. It's nice to have all the passwords encrypted, but sometimes I'd like to be able to tell a password when I'm on the run. ...