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Ilyes elleuch
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Joined: Mar 13, 2013
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please can you help i want to make communication between android and wlan :/
i have use the socket but it tell me to give him the port number of the wlan :/
please heeeeelp
Ulf Dittmer
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I think you misunderstand how Wifi works. Wifi is a method to provide network connectivity for a device, much like the 3G phone network. You can use TCP/IP sockets on top of it, but you don't use sockets "to connect to a WLAN" - Android itself does that, you just have to turn it on.


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Ilyes elleuch
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Joined: Mar 13, 2013
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the connection done on the wifi , i want to send data to then , when i use socket i should give him the port number
did you have any idea how can i get the port number please :'(
Ulf Dittmer
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By "then" I assume you mean "them" - if you're supposed to connect to "them", then "they" should tell you which port to use. Unless you intend to use some standard TCP/IP protocol, most of which have established port numbers: List_of_TCP_and_UDP_port_numbers
 
 
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