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Wanting Mobile Broadband to use on desktop and also laptop when travelling
Nana_Julie
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We currently have a home phone w/DSL that we only use for internet (have cells for voice).  Would like to discontinue the service and spend the $100+ a month elsewhere!

 

What do I need to setup Verizon Mobile Broadband for use on the desktop?   Can I just use the one USB on both the desktop and then the laptop when we travel?

 

Thanks for your replies!

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Re: Wanting Mobile Broadband to use on desktop and also laptop when travelling
IndirectEmp
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Yes Ma'am. You can use it on both your Desktop and your Laptop, as long as the software is downloaded on both.
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Re: Wanting Mobile Broadband to use on desktop and also laptop when travelling
Nana_Julie
Member
What kind of USB would work for both the desktop and the laptop?  Does the desktop need any other configuration?
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Re: Wanting Mobile Broadband to use on desktop and also laptop when travelling
PhoneGuy96826
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The USB modems will set up the same on desktop or notebook.  Just be aware that the $59.99 plan is not unlimited.  It includes 5 Gigabytes of data with overage charges of $0.25 per Megabyte.  This may cover your use just fine.  It depends on what type of content you view or use on while connected.  verizonwireless.com will have a chart that will give you examples of what could be downloaded in 5 Gigabytes. 

 

 

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Re: Wanting Mobile Broadband to use on desktop and also laptop when travelling
sienna
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is there any unlimited usage on internet plan? that combine use of phone & computer together?.  any info would help.  thanks
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Re: Wanting Mobile Broadband to use on desktop and also laptop when travelling
RV12GO
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UNLIMITED IS $199.99 PER MONTH.
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Re: Wanting Mobile Broadband to use on desktop and also laptop when travelling
RV12GO
Member
See other broadband forum.
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Re: Wanting Mobile Broadband to use on desktop and also laptop when travelling
Jagger-VzW
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Verizon Wireless no longer offers an Unlimited Data Plan. 

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Re: Wanting Mobile Broadband to use on desktop and also laptop when travelling
rkordet
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overage charge per mb is now .05   not  .25
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