So, here’s a way you can get FREE wifi tethering/mobile hotspot on your Droid Bionic so you don’t have to
pay Verizon twice for the same internet you are already paying for. I don’t know why Verizon would block this feature especially when you consider that there’s a 2GB cap on your mobile internet usage anyways. (Not sure about the 2GB cap btw, only for new 4G LTE users???)
Regardless, we can do a simple database hack on the Droid Bionic to enable free wifi tethering using Verizon’s own Mobile Hotspot app.
Step 1. You will need a rooted Droid Bionic.
Step 2. You will need to buy SQLite Editor app on the Market, it’s $2.99.
Step 3. Select “Settings Storage” with “com.motorola.android.providers.settings”, there’s TWO of them select the one with the tools icon.
Step 4. Select “settings.db”.
Step 5. Select “settings”.
Step 6. Hit menu button then “Set_filter”.
Step 7. Type “check” and OK.
Step 8. Set value of “entitlement_check” to “0″.
Step 9. Reboot your Droid Bionic.
Step 10. Run Mobile Hotspot app.
Step 11. If it doesn’t work right away, try changing the Client(DHCP) start address to something else like:
Step 12. Enjoy your FREE mobile hotspot!Need Help? Follow/add me on Google+, Facebook, or Twitter!
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