Here is a trick to connect to TSN using an Android Smartphone!
Step 1: IMPORTANT: You MUST have a rooted phone
Step 2: Make sure your phone settings allow APK installation from an “Unknown Source”. If you don’t know how to do that, read instructions here.
Step 3: From your Android phone’s browser, download and install the app using Google Drive from here. It will show “Package Installer”. Select it. Android will show:
press INSTALL, then OPEN
Step 4: If you didn’t open, look in your Apps list and click the N2N app icon:
It will launch N2N. TURN THE PHONE SIDEWAYS and you will see a wrench icon :
Press the wrench and it will show the General Settings screen. Keep the app running !
Step 5: In your Browser (preferably on your laptop), enter URL http://tlc-portal.ddns.net:3000 . The TSN Portal page will be displayed.
You must do the following:
a) Enter (or paste) your ETH wallet address. NOTE: if you already have SafeConnect running on your laptop, it’s better to use a different wallet. If you use the SAME wallet address, turn SafeConnect OFF on your laptop.*** Wallet can be empty. This is for identification, NOT used for any type of payment.
Press the DOWNLOAD button.
b) Now OPEN the configuration file it generated. You will see values for:
You will need these values for your smartphone!
Step 6: Go back to your smartphone N2N App running on your smartphone. The General Settings shows:
- Group name
- Assign IP
Enter the values from the config.ini to the General Settings as follows:
- supernode SUPERNODE:PORT (for example, tlcsupernode.ddns.net:5000)
- Group name COMMUNITY value
- Password: PSK value
- Assign IP IP value
- netmask NETMASK value
Here’s an example screenshot:
Now use your Back button to go to the main app screen:
If your phone is rooted, you will see debug log output.
You can now go to your phone’s browser and go to “invisible” web sites like http://10.0.1.75
You should connect to the invisible chat at http://10.0.1.95:3000 . When you sign up or log in, you will see: