Re: NTLK Cellular phone connection - please help!

From: James Yee (
Date: Tue Jul 25 2000 - 07:09:40 CDT

on 7/24/2000 9:29 PM, NewtonTalk at wrote:

> Date: Mon, 24 Jul 2000 14:58:29 -0000
> From: Dan White <>
> To: <>
> Subject: Re: NTLK Cellular phone connection - please help!
> Message-ID: <>
> I don't know if this will help you but here is the info I sent out a
> couple of months ago about using the Motorola Startac with the Newton.
> Note, I do not have a cellular modem, I am using the Sprint internet
> connection kit, which connects to a modem within the Sprint system. The
> settings I used may help however.
> 1) When you are ready to log on to the net or get your email, bring up
> the dialing card as you would normally, but tap on the "i" to get the
> Modem preferences.
> 2) Change the modem preferences "Connect using" to Serial Port, and the
> "Modem setup" to 14.4 alternate 1. (Note the Sprint PCS system will only
> let you connect at 14.4 anyway.)
> 3) Commence dialing from the Newton.
> This appears to also work with Aloha (AOL mail for Newton)
> Dan White
> ------------------------------

Hi Dan - there seems to be some steps missing - what login script are you
using? and how are you dialing in? do you use the cell phone to dial or is
it thru the newton?



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