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WiFi hotspot not working with windows phone 8 and of course its not working with a any other phones as well. I have tried both Android and Windows phone 8. Either of these devices doesn't even detect Ubuntu's hotspot as I have tried many possible ways..

Link I referred to: How to Turn Your Ubuntu Laptop into a Wireless Access Point

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try this – Avinash Raj Jan 19 '14 at 3:19
You can try my post here :… I tried it and work like a charm ! – nux Jan 26 '14 at 19:40

From ap-hotspot on github:

While it may still work, AP-Hotspot is abandoned. and so on

Solution that worked for me:

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i am using ap-hotspot on ubuntu 13.10, it works like charm on my lumia 620. you could give it a try.

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ap-hotspot is good... Embedding instructions from here or here may make this a better answer. – Wilf Jan 26 '14 at 20:27

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