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Root Quick wifi Tethering question

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by AlbinoGoldSheeP, Jul 30, 2010.

  1. AlbinoGoldSheeP

    AlbinoGoldSheeP Active Member
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    1.) What is it exactly?

    2.)If i root my phone and do it is it free?
     

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  2. jreed2560

    jreed2560 Well-Known Member
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    1. it allows other devices to connect to your phone via wifi and use its 3g connection to connect to the internet

    2. yes
     
  3. sic0048

    sic0048 Well-Known Member
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    I added one of the popular wireless tether program and realized it is only WEP encryption. Are there any programs that support WPA encryption?

    Thanks!
     
  4. DROIDing

    DROIDing Well-Known Member
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    Mmmmmmmmmm me likey! ;)

    Now, if there was just a way to broadcast the 3G signal without PS3 and Wii seeing it as "ad hoc!" UGH :(
     
  5. jreed2560

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    I believe if you pay the 20 bucks a month for tethering it will, but the free versions that come with root will not give you that option
     
  6. DROIDing

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    I thought it was always viewed as an ad-hoc network?
     

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