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Discussion in 'Android Lounge' started by tafsen, Jan 6, 2010.

  1. tafsen

    tafsen Lurker
    Thread Starter


    I'm trying to share my Internet from my laptop to my Milestone wireless. I've read in here that Android doesn't support ad-hoc, and I don't have a wireless router so that leaves me with bluetooth. So my big Q is: "Can you share your Internet from your computer to a Android-device via bluetooth?"

  2. vincentp

    vincentp Android Expert

    You may be able to get ad-hoc support somehow if your phone is rooted. I know you can turn it into a wireless access point with root access, so it's possible someone has figured out how to configure ad-hoc support. I doubt you can get a connection from your computer through Bluetooth though.
  3. zhukoff.as

    zhukoff.as Lurker

    Everything works on my Macbook Air and HTC Hero. I use Macbook Air as a wifi router when connected to internet by cable and share internet connection with my HTC Hero.

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