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Using my Wi-Fi connection for another device [duplicate]

Is it possible to use my Wi-Fi connection on my laptop, sort of like a modem to connect my PC (Windows XP) to the Internet?
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Intranet LAN networking for office PCS

I am a Newbie in Ubuntu. I have 8 new PCs installed with Ubuntu 14.04, I am unable to do networking in them. I want to share files in all PC's Ubuntu to Ubuntu which includes sharing a drive and ...
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Blueman not working for internet sharing

I want to share my PC internet to my phone. Installed blueman. It works fine for file transfers but when I try to start NAP service, it says "dnsmasq failed to start" What is the problem?! I'm on ...
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How can I share an internet connection from a usb wwan0 LTE connecton through eth0 to a router?

I would like to share a Sierra Wireless(SW)-313U 4G LTE wwan0 connection through eth0 to a Cisco EA6500 wifi router. Is there a secure way to do this without iptables? I have a laptop running ...
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How to make a home network with Ubuntu and windows XP

I have a main computer running Ubuntu connected to the internet with wLAN. I have another computer with windows XP that I don't want to connect directly to the internet. But I would like to wired ...
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sharing wifi through my device but others not getting internet connection

i have shared my internet connection making my laptop a wi-fi hotspot through ubuntu 12.04 lts. but other devices which are trying to connect to my hotspot, it is showing connected but they are not ...
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Sharing a connection with a server using a unique ip

I have followed Luis Alvarado's post on Sharing Connection to other PCs (Via Wired Ethernet) up until the "Client PC" part and am now sharing my laptop's internet connection with my Desktop server ...
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Sharing internet through a single wireless adaptor; WIndows can Ubuntu can't?

I've been searching this for a long time. Apperantly, the only way is demostrated here. It takes a long time to set things up and requires experience with networks. I am OK with both. However it is ...
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share internet connection (via hotspot) with a lan with ieee 802.1X encryption

my dorm internet is protected with IEEE 802.1X encryption (Microsoft PEAP) and I want to share the connection with my phone, but so far, I haven't been able to do it. I can create the hotspot, but the ...
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Restrictions for unprotected AdHoc network?

Question: I need to connect my ChromeBook, which has only WLAN to my RJ45-LAN. To do this, I created an ad-hoc wirless hotspot on my Ubuntu laptop, so I can connect the chromebook to this hotspot. ...
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Sharing a dial-up connection from Ubuntu 12.04 to another on a LAN

I need to share the dial-up connection from my Ubuntu machine to another locally connected machine. LAN IP of my client is 192.168.0.2. Please help me to solve this issue.
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Sharing Laptops wifi internet to Desktop via ethernet [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu 13.10 on a Dell Inspiron 530s. It has a Linksys network adapter card, but I do not have the adapter, so my computer is connection-less. What I'd like to know is if there is a way ...
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Share wireless Internet connection through ethernet

I want to share the wireless Internet connection on my desktop with my old laptop, through ethernet. I have ticked the option "Make available to others" on both connections, on my desktop, but my ...
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Port forwarding through shared internet connection

I have shared my internet connection via Ethernet with another computer, using the shared option under Ethernet in Network settings. I believe this is working but I can't know for sure as I am unable ...
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I can't share internet in Ubuntu 13.04 with a windows device like I could in 12.10

I have IPv4 set to share internet, but with my Windows machine it will work for a few minutes and then just stop working. Can anyone tell me if there's a new way to do this, or if it is broken in this ...
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How do I share my wireless connection via a wired cable?

Im trying to share the wireless from my netbook eeepc to my desktop computer that does not have any wifi, it can run internet through a cable connected to my internet router but im wondering if there ...
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Shared internet connection - console equvalent

I know how to share ethernet connection (bridged with wifi) with Network Manager GUI. Now I'm trying to do the same from console (Ubuntu server 12.04). The steps I did for now: Connected to wifi via ...
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How can I share my internet connection via bluetooth? [duplicate]

I'm running ubuntu 12.04 I have a hp laptop brand and I would like to share my internet connection via bluetooth I searched on google but I found nothing serious Can you help me please ?
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Share Connection Without Nat

How to Share a connection on Ubuntu Server without NAT eth0: 192.168.10.156 eth1: 192.168.5.1 I am creating a Cache Server with TPROXY (squid 3.1), but in my network will not use nat as to deliver ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Wifi Hotspot can't provide internet for 2 devices simultaneously

The problem is in the title.. I'm using an old laptop to distribute the internet connection. The hotspot was created easily, and i can connect one device at a time, and use the internet provided by ...
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How can I share a wifi signal with other machines on my wired network? [duplicate]

I want to take in a WIFI signal and provide internet service to this Ubuntu machine AND others on my hardwired ethernet connection. I have asked this elsewhere and only got 'it's easy, use the GUI' ...
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How to Connect & Share your Internet Connection (Wired & Wireless)

I have Ubuntu 12.04 on a HP 430 notebook and this has a single wired internet connection and I would like to share this with a LG Optimus One with Android 2.3.3. I followed these instructions and ...
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How to share a wired Internet connection with an Android phone?

I have been trying to share my wired Internet connection with my Android phone. However I could not succeed in doing this. Has anyone of you ever succeeded? Operating systems that I use are as ...