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I'm trying to connect to my android from Ubuntu 13.04 PC.
But my wireless manager in ubuntu can't detect my android wireless network.
I tried on windows and it works , what could be the problem ?
Also : usb tethering works in ubuntu just the wireless doesn't.
Additional Info:
1 - my friends ubuntu (same as mine) detects my phone.
2 - my ubuntu detects my friends android hotspot.

It looks like the problem is my ubuntu.
Does anyone have any idea ?

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Your access point could be too close to your box (think you have it tethered and on a 2 foot cable). I have a mobile hotspot that routinely doesn't join unless I lay the cable as straight as possible to get it further from my lappie.

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there is no cable involved , just turned "enable wifi tether" in android –  saeed hardan Jul 7 '13 at 14:28
    
Then move it further away. I find about 4 feet gets things working and less is a sometimes, sometimes not. –  hbdgaf Jul 7 '13 at 14:32

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