How to Access the Internet from a Vehicle from Any Location

A business professional on the run can use a laptop powered by a vehicle to access the internet from any location. This will reduce the amount of time it takes to obtain information. This article contains brief setup information and costs as of February 2009.

Steps

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    Buy a 350 Watt AC Inverter from an electronics store. This item will allow your laptop to be powered by your vehicle.
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    Plug one end of the inverter into a vehicle's cigarette lighter.
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    Plug a laptop into the other end of the inverter.
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    Purchase a laptop connect plan from your Internet or telephone provider. Call customer service or browse online for answers.
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    Buy a USB accessory from the Internet or telephone company to enable an Internet connection.
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    Plug the USB accessory into your laptop's USB drive.
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    Install any software.
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    Access the Internet from anywhere!

Tips

  • A variety of wireless plans are available. This works for the USA and may not work in other countries. It is dependent on the infrastructure and plans available.

Warnings

  • Make sure your area has coverage by talking to the relevant representative.

Sources and Citations

  • Mobile service provider representatives
  • General internet research

Article Info

Categories: Internet