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tether Wifi

Ad Hoc Wifi tethering application for Android

This simple application allows one to tether their android phone with their PC over Wifi through an ad hoc connection.

Disclaimer: Use this application at your own risk. I am not responsible for any damage that may result from using this application, rooting your phone, or anything else which this site may suggest. Using this type of application may or may not be allowed by your cell phone provider, check you agreement(s) and contract(s) with your cell phone provider before using this application. Read the full End User License Agreement here before installing, downloading, or using this application.

To use this application you must have super user (aka root, su) access on your phone. The super user access is used to run some linux executables to acheive tethering. If you do not have super user access or do not know what it is visit this wiki for G1, Magic, Nexus One, and Droid users and click on your device. HTC EVO 4g, HTC Droid Incredible, HTC Desire, HTC Hero users visit Unrevoked. If you have questions do not hesitate to email me, as these guides change often due to phone updates and new devices. Desire and Incredible users require a couple extra steps to get set up, please email me so I can walk you through it.

Here is a few notes about the application:
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Version Log:
0.9.0 - first beta release
0.9.1 - fixed compatibility bug with tetherBlu
0.9.2 - added multiple connections
0.9.3 - added DHCP clients table, new icon! (thanks to mannyb for the icon)
0.9.4 - fixed intermittent bug that caused the app to crash sometimes
0.9.5 - fixed bug that caused app to crash when super user request activity comes up
1.0.0 - Official Release. Added MAC filter, increased max number of clients, added running status, added about menu item
1.0.1 - Minor updates
1.0.2 - Added Settings Page. some bug fixes
1.0.3 - Database Upgrade fix
1.0.4 - Minor Bugs
1.0.5 - UI clean up. SSID configuration added
1.0.6 - Upgrade bug fix. MAC filter items can now be entered with . as separtor character
1.0.7 - bug fix, some ADP phones where not broadcasting the SSID
1.0.8 - update which helps latency
1.1.0 - added additional settings
1.2.0 - Android 1.5 bug fix
1.2.1 - Android 1.5r3 bug fix, and apps2sd fix
1.2.2 - MacFilter bug fix
1.2.3 - Android 1.6 bug fix
1.3 - Added Support for additional phones
1.3.1 - EVO 4G fix
1.3.2 - bug fixes
1.3.3 - Easier support for Incredible and Desire

Thanks to all who helped me make this possible during the beta testing of this app.


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DHCP Client List
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