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Turn off AP (hotspot) through terminal

How can I turn off the AP hotspot through the terminal, since when I turn it off in network settings the program crashes. Also: How do I get networking to start when the computer boots up? It doesn't ...
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How to setup USB wireless card as AP hotspot (tl-wn725n)

I tried to set up hotspot for my android mobile on my ubuntu 12.04. follow the instruction of here: 'http://thenewbieblog.wordpress.com/2012/05/01/wifi-hotspot-setup-on-ubuntu/' However it does not ...
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Security Issues in Hotspot

I list the device connected through ap-hotspot with arp -a Can I have following privilege over the device connected in my hotspot*: Disabling the device connected to my hotspot i.e assuming three ...
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UBUNTU 14.04LTS Wi-Fi hotspot is not detected by android phone

Default creation of HotSpot in network manager is not able to detected on andriod phones of any version. There is a answer for this question in given link below but its need to install third party ...
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Configure WIreless Hotspot Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty

I would like to turn my laptop (Ubuntu 14.04 - Trusty) into a wireless hotspot. So i linked my laptop to my router with an Ethernet cable, I went into System settings > Network > Wireless. I selected ...
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Get wi-fi hotspot (access point mode) working in Trusty Tahr with Network Manager

I have read that the NetworkManager is supposed to be capable of creating a hotspot in access point mode since version 0.9.8. I've got the NetworkManager installed that comes with Trusty Tahr (version ...
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Creating a wifi hotspot from a wired connection on Macbook for iPhones

I am trying to configure my own hotspot. I've tried following the instructions in this answer: http://askubuntu.com/a/180734/297819 with no use. I don't have 'AP' appear in "Supported Interface ...
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Defective Built-in Hotspot Feature

After a fresh install of 14.04, I tried the built-in create a Hotspot feature on System Settings>Network. Turns out, my wireless card does not support this feature on Linux (though I can create ...
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Connection shared via Wifi authentication problem on Android

I'm trying to connect my Android device (Galaxy Nexus with Android 4.3) to Internet via my 3g network that I use on my Ubuntu 12.04 I followed this post on Ubuntu forums. Installation and ...
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How to connect my android phone to a MAC filter enabled rooter? [closed]

My college wifi has MAC address filter and only laptops can be connected to that networks. I want to connect my Android phone to that network to browse the Highspeed internet.Is it possible to turn on ...
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Android device connected to the hotspot, some apps can use the Intenet, but most cannot

I've created the wi-fi hotspot with ap-hotspot to share my cable connection. It had been working properly for some time, but now it doesn't. Although I still can connect to the hotspot, most ...
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Create Access Point on Ubuntu 13.10 (Macbook Pro 5,5)

I was wondering how to create a Wireless network with my Macbook (5,5, 2009) using Ubuntu (13.10). I got that tutorial, that use ap-hotspot: ...
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Login page for users trying to access my hotspot

I want to show a login page for users who try to access my hotspot. And then once they login i want to capture their mac address. Its like a small captive portal for my laptop. Any advice??
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WiFi Hotspot not working with mobile devices on Ubuntu

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 ...
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Wifi Hostspot setup for Cable Modem Connection

I have a broadband connection through my ISP (Hathway), using a cable modem. I wish to share the internet connection to my laptop, and the phone. Refer to this configuration guide at 12.10 Wireless ...
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Why does wifi hotspot doesn't work correctly?

I have created the wifi hotspot. In windows, it used to display wifi signal on my nokia C3 but after creating wifi hotspot from ubuntu, I am facing certain problem. Nokia C3 doesn't even gets wifi ...
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How to setup a wifi ap hotspot with ipv6 support?

How to setup a wifi ap (access point mode) hotspot, with IPv6 support? I've set up a hotspot according to the guide to wifi ap hotspot setup and it works fine. But via the hotspot I failed to visit ...
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Used wireless as hotspot but connected device (iphone 3) gets no conection?

If got an EeePc with interenet connection via LAN. Because I have no WLAN in my office I want to share it to my Iphone -- although the Iphone can connect to the laptop it does not get any IPadress ...
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Hotspot not visible to devices on Ubuntu 13.04

I've created hotspot on my Dell-Inspiron N5030 with Ubuntu 13.04. It shows notification that hotspot is created and connected. I'm trying to share my Mobile Broadband connection. However not visible ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 Wireless Hotspot Problems

I had an Ubuntu 12.04 system which I recently upgraded to 13.04. I thought of trying to create a Wireless Hotspot that I could use to share my Mobile Broadband Connection with other devices. To that ...
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Hotspot and Internet access together — why not? [duplicate]

If I go Settings → Network → Wireless and select Use as Hotspot..., I get the following message: If you have a connection to the Internet other than wireless, you can use it to share your internet ...
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How to share internet over wifi?

i m using ubuntu 12.04 i want to share my tata photon plus connection over wifi I used the procedure listed here but it does not connect to the wireless network in the host computer itself. Please ...
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How to prevent ubuntu from connecting to wifi hotspots automatically

Note: this question is distinct from "How to disable automatically connecting to WiFi?", as I do not wish to disable automatic WiFi connection in general. Problem: The Ubuntu WiFi module connects ...