This program enables wifi-tethering for “rooted” handsets.
Clients (your laptop for example) can connect via wifi and get access to the internet using the mobile connection (4G, 3G, 2G) of your phone.
Wifi-tethering creates a so called adhoc (peer-to-peer) network on most devices.
Infrastructure-mode is suppported for a large set of devices.
** PREREQUISITE **
2) Netfilter-enabled kernel (most stock-kernel nowadays come with such a kernel).
** FEATURES **
-) Widget-support. One-click enabling/disabling from your home-screen.
-) Disable tethering after a configurable idle-time.
-) Access-control feature. Allow/deny clients to use your mobile-data connection.
-) Wifi-Encrytion. 128-bit WEP in general (adhoc). WPA/WPA2 on supported devices (infrastructure-mode).
-) Settings for wifi-ssid, wifi-channel, „lan“-network and more.
-) And more …
** TROUBLESHOOTING ***
-) On HTC devices with stock rom it’s required to enable “Routing fix” from app-settings.
-) If only certain websites can be opened you might have to enable “MSS Clamping” in app-settings.
-) If you notice reboots or if the wifi-interface is unusable after tethering UNCHECK the “Force wifi-driver reload”-option in app-setting.
For more information visit our developer-site on google-code:
Download WiFi Tether for Root Users :[app]com.googlecode.android.wifi.tether[/app]
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