mic_888 · Jun 1, 2010 at 05:32 am

Activate Tethering Faster on Froyo

If you’ve just updated to the delights of Froyo and want to find a quicker way to activate the tethering option, look no further. Some members have noted that this can be achieved using AnyCut to create a shortcut to the tethering activity in the settings list menu.  Alternatively, XDA forum members jmdsdf and pikipirs (of Wiimote Controller fame), have both separately coded simple shortcut applications to activate tethering.

jmdsdf has also provided the source code for those of you who are interested in learning how to write your own Android apps, and has also written similar apps for APN, data and wifi settings.

To try out either of the applications, you can find jmdsdf’s TetherSettings and pikipirs’ Internet Sharing in the main forum request thread.


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mic_888 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I've been around XDA since 2007 when I bought the HTC Touch, well things have moved on a lot since then, and I've tried my hand at developing for WM and Android (still learning), but wanted to contribute more by becoming a News Writer for XDA. I write mainly Android articles, and some Windows Mobile. We're always sifting through the masses of threads for front page news, but do let me or the other guys know if you think anything is newsworthy including any breaking news! View mic_888's posts and articles here.
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