May 10, 2005

CDMA & The Mac

  1. Buy the USB Data Cable for your cell. Do not buy the “USB Data Kit”.
  2. Connect the cable to your phone.
  3. Connect you cable to you Mac.
  4. From the Apple menu select System Preferences.
  5. Click on the Network icon.
  6. You should see a message saying that a new port has been detected. Click OK.
  7. Download the Modem Script here.
  8. Unzip the file and copy it into /Library/Modem Scripts.
  9. Switch back to System Preferences and select your new port from the Show pulldown menu.
  10. Click the Modem tab.
  11. Select Verizon_Wireless_STD_Driver from the Modem pulldown menu
  12. Uncheck Wait for Dialtone.
  13. Click the PPP tab.
  14. For the Account Name use qnc.
  15. For the Password use qnc.
  16. For the Telephone Number use #777.
  17. Close System Preferences.
  18. Start Internet Connect in the Applications folder.
  19. Click Connect.

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