Root Wireless Tether

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  1. New ERA

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    can somebody please explain how to make wireless tether work? I see the network from my iPad and then back to my phone, but no internet access. What am I doing wrong?
     

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  2. Steven58

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    You have to enter agreeing passwords on both ends.
     
  3. MCPO117

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    Wireless tether make an adhoc connection that some devices cannot pick up on perfect example is an android device can't see an adhoc connecting. But you said you can see an open connection on your ipad? If you see a connection then you should be able to establish a connection and bam it should feed off your 3g connection for internet. I personally couldn't get wireless tether or barnacle to work for me so I purchased the team blackhat app which has everything you need to create a true 3g hotspot not an adhoc connection the those other programs use. It's a $1.99 and you get free wifi hotspot as well as some other goodies. Check it out its worth the 2 bucks in my opinion. Sorry I can't be anymore help than that.
     
  4. Steven58

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    ^^^^^ good advice...

    Do make sure your passwords match.
     
  5. Tmose04

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    Does that work for PS3 as well?
     
  6. Steven58

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    Most excellent :D. I got it patched now can I use it with wifi tether? or is there a certain wifi app i have to run
     
  8. Steven58

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    no, it works with vzw 3g hotspot
     
  9. Tmose04

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    I cant get the 3GMHS app to install to my X. It will bring up the installer and then says application not installed. Any suggestions
     
  10. Steven58

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    it would be there if you were running a stock rom. Check here: http://androidforums.com/1723279-post2.html

    Removed apps. If 3g is in there you're in luck. Other than that I don't know. Maybe someone else does. I would be on the ota, fyi.
     
  11. New ERA

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    i only rooted for the sole purpose of getting wireless tether...i've seen videos on youtube where a person connects their ipad to their droid...anybody else have any other suggestions?

    update: i got it to work,mods can delete this thread.
     
  12. Steven58

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    Getting your question answered doesn't fall into the reason why a thread would be deleted. Think about it. Someone else is going to ask the same questions and use this thread as a good reference, so it should stay open. ok? :) Thanks!

    BTW: I like your cap. I'm a Yankees fan. :)
     
  13. nandotorres

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    Yeah I'm having a problem where the passwords match but my x won't connect to the internet
     

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