Wi-Fi Direct, initially called Wi-Fi P2P, is a Wi-Fi standard that enables devices to connect easily with each other without requiring a wireless access point and to communicate at typical Wi-Fi speeds for everything from file transfer to internet connectivity.

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Cannot create wifi hotspot

I used connectify to create hotspot in windows. in ubuntu 12.04 i want to create an hotspot, i tried ap-hotspot to create hotspot but it is showing Your wireless card does not support Access Point ...
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How to get Lubuntu to forget wifi connection when new user logs in

My wifi works fine on my Lubuntu system, but is there a way to make it forget the wifi login credentials after a user logs out? I need other users to sign in with their own (web authorization page-) ...
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How to get WIFI connection on Ubuntu 12.03 LTS? [closed]

I have dual booted my system with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.03LTS . My WIFI is working on WIndows 7 properly but when I try it to connect on Ubuntu then its not showing anything. The system is not ...
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How to access hostspot in moblie phone?

Is is possible to access hotspot in mobile phone or not? After I start Hotspot from my laptop ,the hotspot id is shown in the mobile while i refresh for the available wifi's but it never gets ...
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Can't get wifi-direct to work, using wpa_supplicant

So, I wanted to have wifi direct on my laptop so I followed the instructions on this Askubuntu post to compile and install wpa-supplicant 2.1. When I run wpa_supplicant as advised in kernel.org it ...
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How to install D-Link DWA-123 Wireless N 150 wi fi adapter in Ubuntu 13.4?

I am using ubuntu 13.4 on my laptop. the wi fi adaptor which came along with my laptop is not working. so i got an external USB wi fi adaptor D-Link DWA-123 Wireless N 150. could any one please help ...
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My wifi is not working in ubuntu 12.04

Yesterday, i installed Micromax mmx 144f modem in my ubuntu 12.04. Now, my Wifi is not working in ubuntu 12.04 before modem installation it is working fine. I am using Acer Aspire E1-571 model lap. ...
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Wireless Not Working in UBUNTU 12.04 in my Lenovo z580

Well I'm still a newbie in Ubuntu. I'm using UBUNTU 12.04 precise edition version. The problem is my WiFi connection. I've been working on it since far too long all by myself and now I think I have ...
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Why doesn't Android recognize the WiFi hotspot created via Ubuntu?

I have created WiFi hot spot via my Ubuntu laptop. And now I turned on WiFi in my Android mobile to access the internet but I'm unable to view the hotspot that I had created via Ubuntu laptop. Did I ...
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Bypass proxy in Ubuntu

In my hostel there is Cyberoam firewall. Therefor I am unable to access Facebook. I searched also and tried using jellyshell but it takes too much time. Is there any option using tor or vpn? Tor ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 not connecting to wifi networks

I have a sony viao Laptop installed with Ubuntu 12.04 rfkill list all 1: hci0: Bluetooth Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no 2: sony-wifi: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no ...
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Network wicd problem

is it possible to install Wicd network manager in Ubuntu 13.04 and run successfully, can i get an step by step guide needed. the wicd network manager install correctly but after install it ask for ...
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WiFi is not working in ubuntu 12.10

I want to connect to WiFi but there is no option for it in the network settings, though I am able to see the bluetooth option under wireless network. What should I do? Tell me if some patch is missing ...
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Ubuntu as Miracast Sender/receiver

couldn't find anything about Ubuntu act as a Miracast receiver or sender. General info about Miracast at Wikipedia Should this work? Supported HW? (Wifi direct?) only via WiFi no LAN? If Wifi direct ...
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Atheros drivers support for wifi direct

My laptop has a wireless pci (Atheros AR242x / AR252x) that doesn't seem to support 802.11n. By default it uses the ath5k kernel drivers.From 'iw list' command I can see that it doesn't support ...
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Wifi Direct P2P-go and P2P-client support in ubuntu

I am trying to get wifi direct working on a laptop with ubuntu 12.04 When I type the command 'iw list' it doesn't show P2P-client or P2P-go under 'supported interface modes.From ...
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How to setup Wifi Direct [duplicate]

I am trying to configure Wifi Direct to connect to a 4.1 Android Phone. What are the correct steps to setup and configure wifi Direct to connect to a Phone that supports the same feature.