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android_phone_notes [2009/09/23 13:48]
jtkorb
android_phone_notes [2011/02/26 05:30] (current)
jtkorb removed setting for anonymous identity; not needed
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 ====== Android Phone Notes ====== ====== Android Phone Notes ======
 +===== Reset a Locked Phone =====
  
 +These instructions apply to the situation in which someone has set the lock code and can't remember it.  The result is a "wipe data/​factory reset"​.
 +  - Power off phone (hold red button, select power off).
 +  - Turn on phone (red button) while holding the Home button. ​ Should see an exclamation point in a triangle and a phone icon.
 +  - Open keyboard.
 +  - Select ALT+W to wipe the phone.  ​
  
 +All user data and installed programs are lost.
  
 +See http://​phandroid.com/​2008/​10/​25/​how-to-reset-your-g1-and-start-from-scratch/​ for more information.
  
 ===== Update Android G1 (HTC) Firmware ===== ===== Update Android G1 (HTC) Firmware =====
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 See http://​android-tricks.blogspot.com/​2009/​01/​using-adp1-without-sim-card.html. See http://​android-tricks.blogspot.com/​2009/​01/​using-adp1-without-sim-card.html.
 +
 +This trick is no longer necessary (if it ever was).  Instead, just work through the Android menus--there'​s an option to bypass the telephone configuration.
  
 ===== Configuring the Android Dev Phone to Work with AT&T ===== ===== Configuring the Android Dev Phone to Work with AT&T =====
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 Thanks, Kip. Thanks, Kip.
 +===== Configuring Android Phones to Work with PAL2.0 =====
  
 +To configure Android-based phones to work with PAL2.0...
  
 +1. Settings (from home screen, press option hard key).
  
 +2. Wireless & Networks.
  
 +3. Wi-Fi settings.
  
 +4. Add Wi-Fi network (at bottom of screen).
 +  * Network SSID: PAL2.0
 +  * Security: 802.1x EAP
 +  * EAP method: PEAP
 +  * Phase 2 authentication:​ MSCHAPV2
 +  * CA certificate:​ (unspecified)
 +  * User certificate:​ (unspecified)
 +  * Identity: <ITaP career account>
 +  * Anonymous identity: (unspecified)
 +  * Password: <ITaP password>​
  
-===== Configuring the Android Dev Phone to Work with PAL2.0 ===== +That should do it and PAL2.0 ​should connect.
- +
-1. Install the Android SDK.  Open a local shell window. ​ Plug in the Android via USB. +
- +
-2. Start the adb daemon as root... +
- +
-<​code>​ +
-% adb root +
-</​code>​ +
- +
-3. Get a copy of the ''​Thawte_Premium_Server_CA.pem''​ file from [[http://​www.cs.purdue.edu/​homes/​fultz/​Thawte_Premium_Server_CA.pem|here]] (or elsewhere). ​  +
- +
-4. Save the certificate to a local file, say ''​cert.pem''​. +
- +
-5. Copy the certificate to the phone... +
- +
-<​code>​ +
-% adb push cert.pem /​sdcard/​certs/​Thawte_Premium_Server_CA.pem +
-</​code>​ +
- +
-6. Get the current ''​wpa_supplicant.conf''​ file from ''/​data/​misc/​wifi''​ (if it exists)... +
- +
-<​code>​ +
-% adb pull /​data/​misc/​wifi/​wpa_supplicant.conf x.txt +
-</​code>​ +
- +
-7. Copy the text below into your (scratch) ''​x.txt''​ file.  Be sure to edit in your login id and password (sigh). +
- +
-<​code>​ +
-ctrl_interface=tiwlan0 +
-update_config=1 +
- +
-network={ +
- ssid="​PAL2.0+
- id_str="​pal20"​ +
- scan_ssid=1 +
- proto=WPA RSN +
- key_mgmt=WPA-EAP +
- pairwise=TKIP +
- group=TKIP +
- eap=PEAP +
- ca_cert="/​sdcard/​certs/​Thawte_Premium_Server_CA.pem"​ +
- identity="​***LOGIN***"​ +
- password="​***PASSWORD***"​ +
- phase2="​auth=MSCHAPV2"​ +
-+
-</​code>​ +
- +
-8. Copy your modified ''​x.txt''​ file back out to the ''​wpa_supplicant.conf''​ file.  (Delete ''​x.txt''​ when you're done, since it contains your password!) +
- +
-<​code>​ +
-% adb push x.txt /​data/​misc/​wifi/​wpa_supplicant.conf +
-</​code>​ +
- +
-9. Turn off WiFi, and then turn it back on.  If that doesn'​t do it, then reboot the phone... +
- +
-<​code>​ +
-% adb shell +
-# reboot +
-</​code>​ +
- +
-Thanks, Charlie.+
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