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Discussion in 'Application Development' started by GIR, Aug 31, 2010.

  1. GIR

    GIR Well-Known Member
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    Hello,

    Just wondering if there is a way(example?) to directly connect two or more Android devices via Wifi?

    For example use one device as a wireless camera and another as a viewer?
     

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  2. id0001

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    if you have android 2.2 you can do wifi-tethering.
     
  3. GIR

    GIR Well-Known Member
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    Maybe one day I'll get an update, but for the here and now my device runs 2.1.
     
  4. Stinky Stinky

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  5. jonbonazza

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    Download PDANet. There is a free version, as well as a paid version. The only restriction on the free version is that it cannot load https (Secure HTTP) pages. OTher than that, the paid and free versions are the same.
     
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  6. GIR

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    Thanks for the time and effort to bring those links up.
    I am actually wanting to create my own app.
     
  7. Stinky Stinky

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    Hey GIR,

    Only a pleasure dude!

    Hmm to start a new 1 of wifi go here maybe?

    android.net.wifi | Android Developers

    It looks like this app u r trying to create will open port 192.168.2.31:7080 (this is on my Tattoo so don't know what it will be called on ur specific device (ZTE Racer - This phone looks awesome BTW!) or if this is standard on Android? Not too sure, because i haven't played with wifi yet that much for now.

    Hope this helps dude!

    Also check out:

    Hello, World | Android Developers

    I have learnt A LOAD from there.

    Regards

    Stinky Stinky
     
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