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  Reply # 525821 26-Sep-2011 14:30
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fab: Has anyone successfully tethered a Tp to their mobile?


Tethering works fine with iphone4




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  Reply # 525825 26-Sep-2011 14:37
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Technofreak: I've been trying to get Pre Ware installed on my Touchpad.  I've run into problems getting WebOS quick install loaded onto my PC which runs XP.

I have Ovi Suite installed and when I click on the WebOSQuickInstall-4.3.1.jar file (as you would normally do to run the file) Ovi Suite launches  as it thinks I want to install the file onto my phone.  My research shows this sort of action to be normal when programmes like Ovi Suite are installed...


I have Ovi Suite and installed Preware using the command line method, but that still required installing novacom divers using UniversalNovacomInstaller.jar. The thing that worked for me in the end, was to open a command window and use:

"c:\program files\java\jre6\bin\java.exe" -jar \path\to\jar-file.jar





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  Reply # 525827 26-Sep-2011 14:47
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alexx:
Technofreak: I've been trying to get Pre Ware installed on my Touchpad.  I've run into problems getting WebOS quick install loaded onto my PC which runs XP.

I have Ovi Suite installed and when I click on the WebOSQuickInstall-4.3.1.jar file (as you would normally do to run the file) Ovi Suite launches  as it thinks I want to install the file onto my phone.  My research shows this sort of action to be normal when programmes like Ovi Suite are installed...


I have Ovi Suite and installed Preware using the command line method, but that still required installing novacom divers using UniversalNovacomInstaller.jar. The thing that worked for me in the end, was to open a command window and use:

"c:\program files\java\jre6\bin\java.exe" -jar \path\to\jar-file.jar



Hi Alexx,

Thanks for the info.  I got it to work on the another PC as you will see in post No. 525587.  Just the tethering now.

Ekud, what app are you using to tether with the iPhone?




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  Reply # 525829 26-Sep-2011 14:49
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fab: Has anyone successfully tethered a Tp to their mobile?


The stock native tethering on the Galaxy S 2 works fine, as does the tethering in CyanogenMod7.




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  Reply # 525837 26-Sep-2011 15:10
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I'm using a SE Xperia mini pro with Android, tried Barnalce (which was supposed to wok) but Tp does not see the SSID.

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  Reply # 525843 26-Sep-2011 15:26
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fab: I'm using a SE Xperia mini pro with Android, tried Barnalce (which was supposed to wok) but Tp does not see the SSID.


It'll only work with an Infrastructure network type, if the software only provides an AdHoc connection then it won't work.

The TP is also a bit sensitive when it comes to protocols. Try setting up a complete unsecure open network first to see if it'll find it, then try turning WPA etc on.




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  Reply # 525844 26-Sep-2011 15:28
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I've been testing with open network just to see if it works, but as I say no joy. Will try again this week. Time consuming stuff.

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  Reply # 525878 26-Sep-2011 16:09
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Technofreak:>Ekud, what app are you using to tether with the iPhone?


Just the inbuilt personal hotspot




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  Reply # 526186 27-Sep-2011 13:33
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Splashtop now live in our App Catalog. Was $12 this morning, but they have just dropped the price to $6.49.

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  Reply # 526225 27-Sep-2011 14:47
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GregV: Splashtop now live in our App Catalog. Was $12 this morning, but they have just dropped the price to $6.49.


Excellent! Will be grabbing that tonight




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  Reply # 526433 27-Sep-2011 19:32
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ekud:
GregV: Splashtop now live in our App Catalog. Was $12 this morning, but they have just dropped the price to $6.49.


Excellent! Will be grabbing that tonight


I’m using it now in the Firefox browser in my virtual WinXP machine running through a VPN and it works flawlessly. Very impressed. Means I now have a decent web browser on my TouchPad finally! :}





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  Reply # 526630 28-Sep-2011 09:42
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Question for those who returned their devices for repair/replace.
did you wipe/erase the device first?

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  Reply # 526636 28-Sep-2011 10:00
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Still waiting on Jabber for TouchPad so I can use Facebook chat on the tablet without having to use the browser..!

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  Reply # 526644 28-Sep-2011 10:19
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GregV: Question for those who returned their devices for repair/replace.
did you wipe/erase the device first?


I wiped mine before sending it. When you get your replacement and log into your account it pulls all the settings from your old one and reinstalls your old apps 

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  Reply # 526699 28-Sep-2011 12:03
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GregV: Question for those who returned their devices for repair/replace.
did you wipe/erase the device first?


I didn't even left preware and patches on it




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