Support Unable to view Android Tether wifi

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by gigimike, Aug 10, 2011.

  1. gigimike

    gigimike New Member
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    I have a rooted Droid 2 and I am unable to view my wireless tether on my Droid, however, I can connect and surf the net flawlessly with my laptop. Wondering why my Coby MID7024 will not. I can connect to my home network with my Coby.
     

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  2. AmishFury

    AmishFury Well-Known Member
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    is your droid 2 broadcasting the SSID?
     
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  3. gigimike

    gigimike New Member
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    Yes, it broadcasts the SSID AndroidTetherG. I was reading somewhere else that the tether is only an "ad-hoc" network and the android systems are not able to connect to it naturally. SO for the only thing I found for this was this link

    http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=860489

    Is there an easier way? I know someone should be developing an app to do this now that there is a laundry list of tablets that people would like to connect to via tethering.
     

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