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How Do I Use My SGH-a717 As A Modem Or Transfer Data Between It And My Computer?
The SGH-A717 uses Samsung PC Studio software for connection and interaction with your PC. Samsung PC Studio is a Windows-based PC program package that you can use easily to manage personal data and multimedia files by connecting a Samsung Electronics Mobile Phone (GSM/GPRS/UMTS) to your PC.
NOTE: PC Studio contains several applications for managing data on a mobile phone and PC. Not all applications within PC Studio are compatible for use with all handsets. When connecting your handset, should any of the icons on the screen appear in grayscale, this is indication that the application is not supported for use with the connected device.
PC Studio is available for download via the Samsung Download Center.
To purchase the compatible Cable for your model phone, please go to the Samsung Mobile Phone Accessories site.
The system requirements for Samsung PC Studio are as follows.
Note: To use PC Studio multimedia functions such as MMS Composer, Microsoft® DirectX® version 9.0 or higher is required
After installation, launch PC Studio 3.0. Be sure to have an active internet connection at the initial launch, as Live Update will automatically search for the most current version of the application and promptly install before use.
You can also update your Samsung PC Studio to the latest version manually.
Live Update can be performed as follows.
Note: Some new phone models may require you to update to the latest software version in order to connect to the device.
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