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Anand04
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Detect Connected Wifi Name

Hi All,

 

is there any way to detect connected wifi name programatically in Blackberry 10 cascades?

 

Thanks & Regards,

Anand Shram

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Curahee
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Re: Detect Connected Wifi Name

I searched for a while but the closest thing I could get was the name of the network interface on the device itself. Looks like it's not possible to get the SSID of the access point you're connected with...

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Anand04
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Re: Detect Connected Wifi Name

Hi,

 

Anyone having workaround this?

I need to display connected wifi name in my project.....

 


Thanks & Regards,

Anand Sharma.

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sabdelsayed
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Re: Detect Connected Wifi Name

[ Edited ]

Hi, you can use the QNetworkConfiguration API to retrieve the active WiFi configuration. For docs on the API go here

 

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Anand04
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Re: Detect Connected Wifi Name

Hi,

 

Am using below code to detect connected Wi-Fi name but it returns blank string please check it is correct or am doing anything wrong

 

QNetworkConfigurationManager netMgr;
QNetworkConfiguration config = netMgr.defaultConfiguration();

qDebug()<<"Bearrer Name:    "<<config.bearerTypeName();

 

Thanks & Regards,

Anand Sharma.

 

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Anand04
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Re: Detect Connected Wifi Name

I need to show connected Wi-Fi name, suppose my connected Wi-Fi name is "test" then i need to display "test" as connected Wi-Fi name in my project.

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Anand Sharma.
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sorout2009
Posts: 104
Registered: ‎08-23-2012
My Device: Blackberry Z10
My Carrier: TATA DOCOMO

Re: Detect Connected Wifi Name

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Hi Anand

I am also facing the same problem. I need to show the connected WIFI name in my app. I searched a lot, find some solution but they are not working at all. Its very urgent to me.
If some one knows abt this plz reply quickly.

Dharmender Singh
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sabdelsayed
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Re: Detect Connected Wifi Name

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Hi, i have just received confirmation from our internal teams that obtaining the SSID and network name are currently not possible with the current set of API's and Qt4. 

 

 

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Anand04
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Re: Detect Connected Wifi Name

Hi,

Thanks for replay. It is possible with old Blackberry i developed same project in old Blackberry there I can get Connected wifi name by below code.

WLANAPInfo wlanInfo = WLANInfo.getAPInfo();
if(wlanInfo != null)
String networkName = wlanInfo.getProfileName();

Please let me whenever it will be possible with BB10 also.

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Anand Sharma.
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ghz
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Re: Detect Connected Wifi Name

Hello sabdelsayed,

 

Is it possible to look up the SSID of the active WiFi profile using SDK 10.2? I've seen a new API for WiFiDirect, but no changes were spotted to other networking related packages so far.

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