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Unpack your vodem: Vodafone releases support for Windows Vista

By Mauricio Freitas, in , posted: 24-Apr-2007 17:21

Believe it or not, but Google Analytics tells me about 15% of our readers used a Windows Vista-based PC to access Geekzone during March/April 2007.

That's why I get so excited when I see support for Windows Vista rolling out of the door - such as the new, fresh Vodafone vodem drivers for the new operating system.

The vodem is a HSDPA (high speed mobile Internet) USB modem you can use with your PC. For pictures and some speed tests, check out my "Unpacking the Vodem" review.

Vodafone New Zealand promised the drivers for Windows Vista a while ago, and these are now officially available through select stores, while Vodafone sorts out download pages, etc. In the meantime, if you are in New Zealand and you must have it now then post a comment here or contact me and we will arrange for someone at Vodafone New Zealand to get in touch.

UPDATE: I've sent an email with a download link to whoever asked for it. Just be sure to read the instructions. The update must be made from a Windows XP machine, not Windows Vista (go figure!). Vodafone stores should now have this update available. Do not call the customer services because apparently they have no idea what this is about.








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