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Last Edited by cookid December 26, 2012 at 07:02 PM
For some reason, Ad-hoc wireless was removed in Windows 8. However you can use the following scripts to start/stop an ad-hot network. Save it as 'adhoc.bat' and run 'adhoc start' or 'adhoc stop' with administrative privileges.

@echo off
if "%1" == "start" (
netsh wlan set hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=[anyssidyouwant] key=[password]
netsh wlan start hostednetwork
) else (
if "%1" == "stop" (
netsh wlan stop hostednetwork
) else (
echo start or stop adhoc network?
)
)

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#3
No wi-fi tether?
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if they take the app down can you still use the tether?
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Quote from feeth View Post :
No wi-fi tether?

WiFi-only tether.


Quote from k1ngkev1n1 View Post :
if they take the app down can you still use the tether?

Yes. Apple will not delete the app from your library. But you should back up the app file since Apple will remove it from their store, so if you get a new computer or delete the app, there's no way to get it back.

For those who want to use this app with Windows, here are the Windows (Vista, 7, 8) instructions:
http://www.modernhoot.com/tag/flasharmyknife/
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#6
sweet. got it. thank you!
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I am assuming you have to go thru all those steps each time you want to tether?? wow lol
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is this for AT&T only? Verizon data compatible?
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#9
I did buy and download the app but it is a little confusing for me. Maybe I will figure it out later. Thanks anyway.
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#10
Anyone know if you can tether an ipad with this? thanks
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#11
Can I connect an iPad to my phone to get data using this app?
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Quote from akumae View Post :
is this for AT&T only? Verizon data compatible?
Any carrier. Will work on AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile. Verizon, Rogers/Fido/Bell (Canada), etc as long as you have a data plan (you don't need a tethering plan).
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#13
That is alot of work...
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Quote from duffeymt View Post :
Can I connect an iPad to my phone to get data using this app?
Quote from m3latino View Post :
Anyone know if you can tether an ipad with this? thanks
Nope, it requires an ad-hoc connection.

Quote from alkhe4life View Post :
That is alot of work...
To save $20/mo on most carriers
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#15
tested! works like a charm using Windows7 instructions http://www.modernhoot.com/tag/flasharmyknife/

are there limitations as far as gaming, etc? since its going through a proxy
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