Wi-Fi patch and whitelist utility for A2
9 Oct 2018
The following Wi-Fi patch implements a couple of Windows registry key changes which helps with connecting or tethering to certain model access points such as the Verizon Mifi Jetpack 7730L and similar mobile hotspots.
Click on the file above to save it (do not extract), copy it to the handheld, locate the file through File Explorer on the handheld, tap on the file to install, and then perform a soft Reset when prompted/completed. See below for additional previous information, which may still be needed.
The Wi-Fi whitelist utility is specifically for limiting the list of networks (SSID names) that are visible by and can be connected to the Allegro 2 or Archer 2 handheld. This can potentially help prevent interference by or unintentional roaming to unwanted nearby networks, particularly open networks.
Click on the file below to save it (do not extract), copy it to the handheld, locate the file through File Explorer on the handheld, and then tap on the file to install. After using this utility to enable the whitelist function and after entering all desired SSID names, tap OK to close the utility and then perform a soft Reset to apply.
If needed, additional or alternative Wi-Fi 802.11 troubleshooting methods are described at the following web pages.