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Posts: 32
Registered: ‎06-29-2013
My Device: Blackberry z10
My Carrier: Tata Docomo

Desktop manager

Hi There


At the office, I don't have Wifi, but can plug my playbook into to my PC. with my 9780, I get "bypass" mode where my internet/data goes over the PC.


With the playbook, it seems that unless you tether to a phone (not allowed with our BES) you need wifi?


Is there anyway to access the web/app store when plugged into a PC?




Posts: 2,649
Registered: ‎04-01-2008
My Device: 9500, 8110, 8700, 8220, 9100, 9800, 9810, Z10

Re: Desktop manager

Hello vindeep


Thank you for your question. 


The BlackBerry PlayBook tablet does not have the ability to use your PC's internet connection. 


Let us know if you have any other questions. 



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