Here are some screen shots of my Torch accessing the web server on my Wi-Fi router using the Wi-Fi connection. The Torch has OS6 wich picks the connection for you. Unless your 9700 has OS6 you will have to use the Hotspot Browser, or append ';interface=wifi' to your URL for programatic access, on OS5 or lower.
First using the domain name (my router provides local DNS services):
And using the local IP address: