Can Wifi Hbrew connect to official NWifi Hotspots?

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Apr 5, 2007
  1. OSW
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    Can Wifi Homebrew connect to official Nintendo Wifi Hotspots?

    I'm asking this as i have no connection at home and today i visited a hotspot.

    I set up the wifi settings with tetris DS which when i tested the connection (under options) it worked fine (i didn't actually play a game).

    Then when i tried the LATEST versions of Beup and IRCDS, neither connected.

    I have a later version ds lite (purple for the pictochat test) but i heard the latest versions of these homebrews work wit hit fine.

    Any answers much appreciated!,

    Yours Sincerely
     
  2. antwill

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    I dont think it does, as usually when connecting to wifi the encryption is set to shared with ds games and open for homebrew, well its like that for me, so i dont think it will work with homebrew, since the hotspots are designed for games.
     
  3. Modrak

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    Encryption on official hotspots. Hahaha. Funny. Not.
    Think before you type.

    Most likely the connection is limited just for the IP range that Nintendo uses for WFC.
     
  4. OSW
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    so will i never be able to use wifi homebrew at a hotspot? will my troubles ever be solved? will i find a solution?
     
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    not a nintendo hotspot. just walk around a shopping centre. you will eventually find a open spot
     

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