App for Xoom tether to Droid x or Droid Bionic

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    Does anyone know if there will be an app developed to tether our Droid phones to the Xoom?:motdroidvert:
     
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    Yep, but you have to pay extra for it (or root). The wireless tethering feature on your phone will take care of it.
     
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    Not realy, I am running EasyTether on my Droid X which gives me access to the net on my laptop for free. Thats what Im talking about.
     
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    Xoom comes with Honey Comb which includes native wifi tethering. I have a 1GB/month data plan and it DOES NOT COST EXTRA to use the hotspot feature. Just tried and works great.
     
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    Maby I was not clear about tether

    I have an app on my Droid X that allows me to tether it via its USB charging cord to my laptop and get to the internet though the phone 3g.
    I want to be able to do that with the xoom so I dont need to pick up yet another plan.
     
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    You will want to enable wifi tethering on your Droid X and connect the Xoom to that network. If you are rooted, just download "Wifi Tether for Root Users."
     
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    Any advice for using an HTC G2 tether the xoom, ala PDA net or such?
     
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    Xoom Blue Tooth tether with Droid X Question

    I followed the instructions in your link and appear to have connected my Xoom to my X through BlueTooth. Questions is, do I ever have to disconnect them? Can you be connected to 2 blue tooth devices at the same time i.e., xoom and BMW? Maybe a dumb question but...

    Thanks,
     
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    Any got a way to tether nonroot without hotspot?

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    If your not rooted you can still tether via bluetooth
     
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    Root the droid x and use the wireless tether

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    absolutely, u can still tether without root via BT.

    sent from the Hawaiian D2G
     
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    Using which app?

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    HP, I've tethered my xoom to my droid x but I still can't get the internet to flow to the xoom. When I visit a webpage on the xoom it says unable to connect. Xoom shows a successful pairing and tethering. Could verizon be blocking it in the droid x?

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