wifi router like app?

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  1. nateo200

    nateo200 Well-Known Member
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    Is there an app that lets you turn your android device into a mifi? I already have tethering but I want to share a connection with friends if they need it. ...
     

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  2. GixxerJoe

    GixxerJoe Active Member
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    I would like to find a app like that too
     
  3. DWilliams

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    Interesting idea. I don't know if any phone hardware would support an access point mode or not, but I can definitely see some sort of ad-hoc wireless internet sharing being possible.

    If such an app exists I would definitely be interested.
     
  4. stevenlong

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    Doesn't exist yet, or I should say doesn't exist for non-rooted phones.
    If you can root your phone then there are some apps that do what you ask.
    Now I just have to wait until you smart people root the droid ;)
     
  5. nateo200

    nateo200 Well-Known Member
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    Well I know they have a windows mobile app for it...its called wifi router. This concept is so easy but@rare on phones.
     
  6. muzicman0

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  7. cybric

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    The wm wifi router is one reason I am thinking about switching back to my TP. I need to learn more about rooting.
     

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