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jelly bean and wireless tethering?

Discussion in 'Droid RAZR' started by biggdave92, Dec 26, 2012.

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    So right now i'm running foxfi on ICS. Foxfi doesn't work on jelly bean. When my maxx upgrades to JB, what will be my options to continue to wireless tether my laptop for free? I have unlimited data.

    thanks!
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    I'm running a Galexy Nexus with JB and FoxFi works fine.
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    PDAnet?
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    Sqllite edit. Root the phone and change some values. If you want more Info look at this link

    http://droidrazrroot.com/droid-razr...fi-tethermobile-hotspot-on-rooted-droid-razr/

    It does require purchasing the sql app but for free wifi tethering its worth the couple bucks.

    I'd hold off for a while on the update cause I'm on it right now and my tether works but it is horrendously slow. And I don't know why. I've posted on other forums looking for more info.
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    Oppppps
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    Is this the razr forum?, foxfi does not work on jb for unrooted razr
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    I was all excited about the impending JB update for the OG Razr until I saw this thread and remembered the FoxFi incompatibility. I live and die by FoxFi to tether my Nexus 7 to my phone for free with unlimited data (40 GB last month...mwahaha). I guess I'll stay with ICS on my Razr and just enjoy JB on the Nexus. But hopefully someone comes up with a non-root solution. I know I haven't provided anything useful here.
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    There are bugs with the jelly bean. I like it but there are bugs
    Last edited: Dec 28, 2012
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    Foxfi says they plan to update the app sometime down the road.

    Sent from my DROID RAZR HD using Xparent Cyan Tapatalk 2
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    I used the sqlite hack on ICS and it was awesome. I didn't protect my root when updating so I lost it but for those who did protect their root the hack still works so no having to worry about it not working or waiting on an update.
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    I hope so considering they have charged 1,341 people $6.97 for their app.
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    My wife and i are 2 of the 1,341
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    This is the single best reason to root, because you can then easily do the hack to the built in tethering that disables the entitlement check.

    If you're on JB now and unrooted though, you'll have to wait for a new root method.
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    Could you possibly confirm that this hack works on JB? I don't really want to buy SQLite Editor if not. I wouldn't use it for anything else.
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    It does work but you need to be Rooted. If you aren't rooted it won't work.

    Sent from my DROID RAZR using Tapatalk 2
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    What about wifi tether for root users?
    My worry about hacking the stock app is that it won't connect to my Xbox. And wifi tether for root users does.
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    The hack works on ps3 for sure so I don't see why it wouldn't work on a Xbox.

    Sent from my DROID RAZR using Tapatalk 2
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    Good to go. Thanks for the confirmation.
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    For future reference if you had the entitlement check disabled on your ICS, it will be disabled when you upgrade.:icon_ lala:
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    Do NOT buy SQLite Editor. last i checked version 1.5 is the last one that gave access to the "Entitlement Check".
    If you look hard enough you can find the 1.5 APK floating around. I know it works cause i just rooted and did the tether hack on my buddies Razr M.
    It works perfect but I couldnt get the latest release of SQLite to work.
    PM me if anyone has any questions
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