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6th February 2014, 07:02 PM   |  #1  
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Anybody know of an app or something that will allow free tethering? Running stock room but rooted.

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9th February 2014, 04:23 AM   |  #2  
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Anybody know of an app or something that will allow free tethering? Running stock room but rooted.

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I527 using XDA Premium 4 mobile app

I've used FoxFi in the past and it worked well until I got my Mega. I've heard that a fix is to boot into recovery and clear the cache partition but it is failing for me.
9th February 2014, 12:17 PM   |  #3  
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I've used FoxFi in the past and it worked well until I got my Mega. I've heard that a fix is to boot into recovery and clear the cache partition but it is failing for me.

Stop the native WiFi tethering client running and use Mobile Hotspot from the play store. Use the one with the green droid peering at you from the bottom of the app icon. When settings fail just ignore.
4th May 2014, 09:09 AM   |  #4  
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Stop the native WiFi tethering client running and use Mobile Hotspot from the play store. Use the one with the green droid peering at you from the bottom of the app icon. When settings fail just ignore.

Tried that. It still says "Dial 611 and sign up for teathering service" when I try to activate. Same thing with FoxFi...
5th May 2014, 10:38 PM   |  #5  
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i have found apps for free tethering.. See google play store.

https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...ifitether.free
9th May 2014, 02:22 AM   |  #6  
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i have found apps for free tethering.. See google play store.

https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...ifitether.free

No bueno. With that app I still get "Mobile hotspot is unavailable. To enable mobile hotspot on this device, go to att.com/mywireless or dial 611". And the little green dude spins forever when I click "Ok".



9th May 2014, 03:32 PM   |  #7  
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Anybody know of an app or something that will allow free tethering? Running stock room but rooted.

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You can try it. I hope it help..

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R1Pc4RlieA0
10th May 2014, 12:29 PM   |  #8  
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You can try it. I hope it help..

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R1Pc4RlieA0

This looks well and good but no help to me. I wish to tether my Android tablet to my phone...
10th May 2014, 04:09 PM   |  #9  
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This looks well and good but no help to me. I wish to tether my Android tablet to my phone...

ok. No tension. I will try next only for you..
10th May 2014, 05:08 PM   |  #10  
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If you are on ATT, it comes with a Mobile Hotspot app....unless you turned it off.

Once you go in to the app, it will have to be configured and assigned a name. You will be given a password to use.

It works very well. I use my Mega as a hotspot for my wifi Tab 3. Just have to remember that while it's on, you will be using your data!

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