[maemo-users] Q: connecting to non-broadcast wifi?\

From: Marius Gedminas marius at pov.lt
Date: Sun Feb 25 15:44:22 EET 2007
On Sat, Feb 24, 2007 at 05:12:34PM -0800, Erik Hovland wrote:
> On Sat, Feb 24, 2007 at 04:58:46PM -0700, D. R. Evans wrote:
> > I normally work from home but was visiting at one of my company's locations
> > this week.
> > 
> > They have a wifi network that is set NOT to broadcast its presence.
> > 
> > How do I connect the N770 to such a network??? I spent quite a bit of time,
> > trying to do this, but couldn't figure out any way to do so. It was all
> > very frustrating.
> On my N800, in the connection manager there is a checkbox for 'hidden'.
> I had to check that to connect to my companies wireless network.
> Have you already tried that or is it even available on the ITOS that
> comes with the 770?

Yes, it is.

My brain must be wired in the same way as the Nokia engineers', because
I managed to figure it out by poking around in the Connections dialog.

Marius Gedminas
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