How to Get Free Wifi Tether on Droid Bionic! (Video Tutorial Coming Soon)
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.
Note: Be careful if you weren’t grandfathered into unlimited 4g as you will rack up your limit VERY QUICKLY! (also know that verizon can track this)
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 (not the gears).
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:
192.168.22.2 (I didnt have to it worked right away)