Sharing your Apple MacBook Pro’s EVDO connection with Parallels Desktop for Mac

“Once you plug in your Novatel V640 ExpressCard on Verizon or your Franklin CDU-550 USB Modem on Sprint, your Mac has wireless broadband internet, but many have found that running Parallels cannot access the internet, even though your Mac has an internet connection. This technote will step you through, the settings to allow your single EVDO connection to be used from your Mac or Windows running under Parallels,” reports.

Note, this technique as been tested with the following EVDO Cards:
• Novatel V640 ExpressCard for Verizon
• Franklin CDU-550 EVDO USB Modem for Sprint

Full technote with step-by-step instructions here.

Related MacDailyNews articles:
Novatel debuts first EVDO ExpressCard for Apple MacBook Pro – April 17, 2006
Apple MacBook Pro, ExpressCard and EVDO – January 14, 2006


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