can a laptop/netbook access the internet via iPad 3g connection?

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  1. dracon

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    I find the virtually keyboard on the iPad a bit difficult to use.

    Is it possible to access the internet from a netbook that I have successfully paired with my iPad?

    (The iPad has 3G connection but the netbook does not.)
     
    #1 dracon, Apr 28, 2011
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  2. f4780y

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    This is possible with a paid jailbreak app called MyWi which creates a wireless hotspot from your iPad and allows devices to tether the 3G connection.

    There is no way to share the 3G connection on iPad without being jailbroken AFAIK.
     
  3. DontUnderstandMyIpad

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    Yes, currently you can only tether the ipad's 3G, if you have an iPad 1, as there is no iPad 2 jb, yet.
     

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