Hitchhiker, a kind of W-LAN sniffer, which shows you available wireless LANs in your area, recently got an update and is available in version 0.3 now.
Hitchhiker helps you to connect your Pocket PC to the wireless Internet by simply tapping the Connect button it will try all public access points nearby.
Hitchhiker will handle all settings for you and perform complicated tests to ensure you can connect to the Internet in no time.
- Powered by WiFi Graph technology
- Now support HP iPAQ hx2755 and hx4700 device
- Support both WEP and WPA-PSK encryption
- Speedy connect to wireless Internet via public hotspot
- Fire-and-forget, one click away from the wireless Internet
- Change IP address without manually cycling WLAN device
- "IP Fastlane" input for rapid IP address input
- Secure Internet access with WEP and WPA-PSK
- Reconfigure system settings for optimal connection speed
- Perform complicated Internet connectivity tests automatically
- Report if the connection requires login
- Keep your connection history and report the "hit/miss" ratio
Hitchhiker is still available for free from the project page but the developer appreciates your donations. ;-)
To get a full list of 0.2 to 0.3 changes, see the project page also.
Cheers ~ Arne