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Tasker task to configure IP, subnet, etc... per WLAN

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by GregTard, Oct 6, 2010.

  1. GregTard

    GregTard Well-Known Member
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    I am an IT Manager for a software development comp
    Does anyone know if there is a way to create a task using Tasker to set network info when connected to specific WLANs. I can't find anything referencing setting an IP address, gateway, etc... in Tasker.
     

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  2. UncleMike

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  3. A.Nonymous

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    DHCP doesn't do this for you?
     
  4. jasoraso

    jasoraso Well-Known Member
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    Wifi static works great for me.

    I have a belkin N router; and DHCP doesn't work w/ android 2.2 ... many people have reported the same. A static ip w/ wifi static works great!
     
  5. GregTard

    GregTard Well-Known Member
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    I am an IT Manager for a software development comp
    I was using Wifi Static but figured I would ask if Tasker could. I am still amazed that this is not built into Android with multiple long threads in the Google Android dev forums bitching about it for the past 2 years.

    I guess Wifi Static is the only way. I saw it on the Android dev forums. The dev got tired of complaining that it wasn't built in so he created his own.
     
  6. GregTard

    GregTard Well-Known Member
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    I am an IT Manager for a software development comp
    A lot of people use static IP addresses for security and control.
     
  7. ewingr

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    Anything new on this?

    Using static at home is fine, but as I move around to other places to use WiFi, having it static all the time will be quite a pain.
     

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