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General Tethering

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by swe3t23, May 14, 2010.

  1. swe3t23

    swe3t23 Well-Known Member
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    Can the eris tether? there is an app
     

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  2. whip357

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    Yes............you need to simply put "tether" in the search feature on this forum to get the most complete answer to that question.
     
  3. cableguynoe

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    You'll want to search in the Root section;)
     
  4. John58543

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    So you have to root to tether?
     
  5. cableguynoe

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    Wifi tether, yes.
    Look up easytether or PDAnet in the market. I have not tried those, but i believe you have to be connected via the USB, and have some program also installed on your PC...

    But if you root you can just create a wifi hotspot...
    works great.
     
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  6. swe3t23

    swe3t23 Well-Known Member
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    i just found in the MARKET pdanet

    works great you don't need to ROOT. I am still on 1.5


    SUPER EASY TO INSTALL.... directions are super easy to follow!!

    hopefully it still works with i get the 2.1 update.

    seriously this is the best thing ever. But use it if you have unlimited data plan on your phone. ERIS FTW!!!!
     
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  7. swe3t23

    swe3t23 Well-Known Member
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    really a wifi hotspot so i can use my ipad and my computer tethered at the same time??

    how does that work
     
  8. cableguynoe

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    Yup. My wife has an iTouch. Now thanks to my wifi tether, she plays with her iTouch and leaves my eris alone:D

    First step is you have to root.

    After that, it's as simple as downloading the app. Just click to turn on Wifi tether.
    I was very impressed at the range and decent speed her iTouch can surf on my tether....
     

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