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Author Topic: Need App to connect wifi to pc over internet  (Read 10776 times)
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« on: September 25, 2010, 05:53:39 AM »

Hi,
is there an app to allow me to connect to media files on my pc via wifi. Example in the pub using their wifi net and I want to show someone a photograph which is om my switched on pc.
I phone have one think it begins with K

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« Reply #1 on: September 25, 2010, 03:00:51 PM »

Not a direct solution. But here's a free one:

Setup an FTP server on your home PC (using open source Filezilla Server). Add account for your access (username/password, folder location). Configure your firewall/router to open ports 20/21. Jot down your ADSL public hostname/ip number.

On your android, download any free FTP client, add profile with hostname or ip/username/password.

Everytime you want to show someone a picture or something, use the FTP client, connect to your PC, download the file, show it on your android.
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« Reply #2 on: September 25, 2010, 05:25:36 PM »

Or you could use dropbox where you can store copies of stuff to a folder on your computer that automatically updates to the cloud. Then you log in on your SGS.
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« Reply #3 on: August 09, 2012, 03:17:40 AM »

Try this.. here is a way to get internet on your phone from pc.. http://updatesspot.blogspot.in/2012/08/how-to-share-internet-in-one-computer.html
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« Reply #4 on: August 13, 2012, 02:04:39 AM »

Using broadband connection we can use Internet connection but not Wi-Fi. Wi-Fi offers nice exemption in Internet use. You need Ethernet cable, wireless router and broadband modem for the Wi-Fi connection.
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