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motorola h700 bluetooth blackberry pairing

2007-11-16

Finally figured out how to pair the Motorola H700 bluetooth headset to a blackberry.

Pair the devices as normal, hold down the connect button on headset until steady purple light comes on, then open the boom. Search for bluetooth devices on the blackberry. When asked for a pin, use 0000. Now the H700 will show up in the bluetooth device list, but it will not connect.

Put the headset in pairing mode again, this time go to the h700 listed on the blackberry and select connect. Now the devices will work as normal. When you open the boom on the h700, it will connect to the blackberry.

Tech-Recipes.com – Firefox: Changing User Agents to Get Access to Extra Content

2006-01-9

Tech-Recipes.com – Firefox: Changing User Agents to Get Access to Extra Content

 

Description –

How to change user agents so that you can view “Members Only” areas and get access to extra content this is only meant for other browsers (such as Internet Explorer)

Directions –
There are two ways to change user agents for Firefox

The first way is to download the User Agent switcher and switch your the user agent. Just download this extension. Then to change your user agents all you do is
1. Tools
2. User Agent Switcher
3. Pick the user agent you want

By default it has only 3 different options (Internet Explorer 6, Netscape and Opera), however you can always add more.

For example you might want to add the Googlebot 2.1 user agent… (when you use this user agent you can get into “member only areas” of quite a few sites) You can do this by

1. Tools
2. User Agent Switcher
3. Options
4. Options…
5. Then click on User Agents in the right column
6. Click on Add
Now type in

Googlebot 2.1

where it says “Description” and “User Agent”.

The rest can be left empty. Then just click on OK. After that all you need to do is change your user agent and get access to “Member only” stuff on various sites on the net.

If you don’t want to download user agent switcher then you can also do this:

In the adderss bar type in

about:config

Then scroll down till you find (you can also use the filter feature)
“general.useragent.extra.firefox”
Double click on it and type in “Googlebot 2.1”. Now this will change your user agent to the google bot. To change the user agent back to the original one just right click and click Reset.