Monday, 15 March 2010

Connect to internet via bluetooth

Connect to internet via bluetooth


From linux systems you can connect to internet from

your phone through bluetooth. For this you need to edit

the configuration file

edit /etc/wvdial.conf as follows


[Dialer bluetooth]

Modem = /dev/rfcomm0

[Dialer usb]

Modem = /dev/ttyACM0

Modem Type = USB Modem

[Dialer Defaults]

Modem = /dev/ttyACM0

Init1 = ATZ

Init2 = ATQ0 V1 E1 S0=0 &C1 &D2 +FCLASS=0

Stupid Mode = yes

Modem Type = USB Modem

Phone = *99#

New PPPD = yes

nit6 = AT+CGDCONT=1,"IP","internet"

ISDN = 0

Username = b

Password = a

Baud = 460800


now you need to type some commands in the teminal

i will demonstrate it in some steps


>hcitool scan

this command will give you Bluetooth device's address

for example the output looks like this

Scanning ...

00:1B:AF:F2:DE:1C Tòñý£íjøjôßë

00:1E:7D:4F:97:71 nibas


>rfcomm connect 0 00:1B:AF:F2:DE:1C

replace the bluetooth device address given above by yours

now pair the device


>wvdial bluetooth

now you will be connected

to check the connectivity try