Configuring wireless devices for a wireless infrastructure network

  • US 10,298,451 B1
  • Filed: 08/07/2018
  • Issued: 05/21/2019
  • Est. Priority Date: 03/15/2013
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A system comprising:

  • a wireless access point;

    an electronic device;

    a mobile computer device that is in communication with the electronic device via an ad hoc wireless communication link; and

    one or more host servers that are in communication with the mobile computer device via the Internet, wherein the one or more host servers receive and store credential data for an infrastructure wireless network provided by the wireless access point,wherein;

    the mobile computer device is for transmitting to the electronic device, wirelessly via the ad hoc wireless communication link between the electronic device and the mobile computer device, the credential data for the infrastructure wireless network stored by the one or more host servers; and

    the electronic device is for, upon receiving the credential data for the infrastructure wireless network from the mobile computing device, connecting to the wireless access point via the infrastructure wireless network using the credential data received from the mobile computer device.

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