[thelist] [thechat] web server running over a wireless LAN

Dean Mah dean.mah at gmail.com
Fri Jan 7 14:03:08 CST 2011

Here's just one suggestion:

1) On the laptop running IIS, set the IP address to
2) Set the router to be
3) Set up DHCP on the router to hand out addresses in the range - (depending on how many you need)
4) Set up WPA2 on the router
5) Set up some SSID on the router
6) Configure your tablets to connect to the router with SSID
authenticating with the WPA2 passphrase
7) Configure your client apps to use the IIS IP address of


On Fri, Jan 7, 2011 at 12:54 PM, erik mattheis <gozz at gozz.com> wrote:
> Yes, that's the kind of solution we're looking for. What I need to know is
> how to set it up so I can point the client applications to the address of
> the laptop running IIS. The problem is very simple, it's just that nobody
> involved in the project is a hardware/networking person.
> On Fri, Jan 7, 2011 at 1:42 PM, <dean.mah at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Wouldn't you just need a wireless router in your location?  You don't
>> need to connect the WAN side to the Internet.
>> Dean

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