- There is no need to install any additional hardware or software. Simply connect the N96 by select PC suite USB mode to the Mac OSx86. (Also Provided that your SIM card is enabled for GPRS / 3G Internet access with your provider.)
- Select System Preferences -> Network
In the Telephone Number field enter *99#
In the Username and Password fields enter the appropriate details for your network provider:
Fido - 'fido' for both (I am using it now.)
Vodafone - 'web' for both
Orange - leave blank
O2 - 'web' for both
T-Mobile - leave blank
- Then click Advance button:
On the Modem tab, set the Vendor type to Nokia. The Model number will complete automatically.
In the APN field, enter the appropriate information for your network provider:
Fido - internet.fido.ca
Vodafone - internet
Orange - orangeinternet
O2 - mobile.o2.co.uk
T-Mobile - general.t-mobile.uk
Click OK and then Apply.
- Click the Connect button. after a few moments you will be connected to the Internet:
You can see the Connect Time & IP address after you successfully connected to Internet Provider.
I think the Most Nokia N-Series will work with Mac OSx86. So give a try and provide your feedback in the following comments.
But most important thing, you should make sure you subscribe to GPRS/3G Data package with your service provider.