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  1. h9211092

    h9211092 Member

    I switched from WM6.1 to HTC Hero. With ActiveSync, my phone can access the internet through the PC's internet connection. But I cannot do so with HTC Sync. Can I get my phone access the internet through the PC connection, without connecting to Wi-Fi or 3G? Thanks!

  2. cuatau

    cuatau New Member

    same question, any help is much more appreciate.
  3. hansangb

    hansangb Well-Known Member

    Have you checked out PDANet? It's free for HTTP browsing. It works on the Droid, but I'm sure HTC is covered as well.
  4. h9211092

    h9211092 Member

  5. cuatau

    cuatau New Member

  6. h9211092

    h9211092 Member

    I see, PdaNet allows computer to go online thru the phone's data connection. Actually I would like to do the other way round. My PC has got internet already, and I would like my phone to access the internet by the USB cable. Any help would be much appreciated!
  7. vjprakashbe

    vjprakashbe Well-Known Member

    The exact same question... Plz help us...
  8. Slug

    Slug Check six! Moderator

    Afaik this can't be done.
  9. iwat

    iwat Member

    Can't ??? Anyone can help ?
  10. Xyro

    Xyro 4 8 15 16 23 42 Moderator

    Well, you can get programs that will allow you to take a PC that's plugged into a wired internet connection and have it act as a wireless router through it's WiFi card.

    Windows 7 has the feature built in I believe.

    Obviously that wont work if the laptop is using it's wireless card to connect to the internet it's self.
  11. nchoco

    nchoco New Member

    From other user, not me.

    My android os is CyanogenMod,
    1.Enable "Settings\Wireless controls\Internet tethering"
    2.Install HTC Remote NDIS based Device driver(xda-developers)
    3.Set the HTC adapter as: IP:, Mask:
    4.Set the PC ethercard as shared connection
    5.Run these codes in terminal:
    ifconfig usb0 netmask
    busybox route delete default
    iptables -F
    iptables -F -t nat
    busybox route add default gw
    setprop net.dns1
    setprop "net.gprs.http-proxy" ""

    6.Now your g1 could open browser to view any web pages on the internet, and update apps in the Market.

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