LA Photo Party

Internet, WiFi, and Device Networking

How do I connect my Helper PC to the internet when there's no/poor WiFi available (e.g. outdoors or big showrooms)?
We recommend getting a mobile hotspot (such as, Verizon JetPack, MiFi, et cetera). Mobile hotspots allow you to get Web access AND they act as a router, so ...
Mon, 26 Mar, 2018 at 5:01 PM
Optimizing Event Wi-Fi
Below can be found a series of tips and information bites on how to ensure your Wi-Fi will be there to support you throughout your Photo Party Event. ...
Sat, 14 Oct, 2017 at 12:39 PM
Can I use my phone or mobile device as a hotspot?
Yes, you can! Keep in mind that every hotspot functions a little differently, so be sure to test any and all connections using the hotspot in advance of you...
Mon, 26 Mar, 2018 at 5:00 PM
What Hotspot/Wifi source does LA Photo Party use at events?
We use the Verizon 4g LTE Jetpack at all of our LA Photo Party events, on the unlimited data plan.
Tue, 10 Sep, 2019 at 2:37 PM
Using Photo Party Upload (PPU) without Internet
It is possible to run an event offline so long as you have thoroughly set it up online beforehand.  At the event you will only be able to use pri...
Wed, 28 Mar, 2018 at 2:55 PM
Can I use my iPad running Kiosk as a hotspot to connect my event devices to the internet?
Unfortunately due to a limitation with iPads, the iPad creating the hotspot will not be able to communicate with the other devices connected to the hotspot....
Mon, 26 Mar, 2018 at 4:37 PM
Do I need to get the 3G or 4G tablet to run Kiosk?
No. Only the computer running Photo Party Helper needs to have Web access, not the tablet itself. An additional, capable tablet can be used as a hotspot, if...
Mon, 26 Mar, 2018 at 4:54 PM
Hardwire a Tablet to your PC
You have the option to hard wire your Windows tablet directly to your PC to help with internet connectivity.  The PC will use its WiFi card to connect to a ...
Tue, 5 Feb, 2019 at 5:11 PM
How can I tell if there is a firewall on my network?
If you're having trouble connecting a Kiosk to a Helper PC over a network, the network cannot have a firewall preventing communication. This tutorial wi...
Tue, 5 Feb, 2019 at 5:19 PM