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Wireless Faulty in Ubuntu 13.10

Wireless Faulty After Installing Ubuntu 13.10 I have installed ubuntu 13.10 in my laptop, but since that i cant connect to internet via wireless since i am new to ubuntu please let me know what ...
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Ubuntu 12.04, Dell XPS 15Z Not able to create wifi access point for android

I have Dell XPS 15z laptop with Intel Corporation Centrino Advanced-N 6230 network controller. I have tried creating a WiFi hotspot in Windows using Connectify. It worked fine. But I am not able to ...
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Creating an AdHoc connection

When I create a wireless AdHoc network, Ubuntu keeps switching back to my router. I can't see the network I created on my other computers either. In fact, I don't think it ever creates the network.. ...
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Can an Intel Wireless 7260 work as Access Point?

Is there any way to make an Intel Wireless 7260 (rev 73) to work as Access Point? I couldn't find anything useful around. I'm on Ubuntu 13.10, and under /lib/firmware there are: iwlwifi-7260-7.ucode ...
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dnsmasq Not Serving Up Hostnames on hostapd Network

My goal is for clients to be able to connect to my wifi access point and access services on it using a hostname. Currently clients can connect and get assigned an IP by DHCP, but they cannot resolve a ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 Wireless Connection Problem

I installed 13.10 and I use it for 2 days. Everything was good until now. I just install jdk and netbeans and I restart my computer. Now I can see wi-fi connections as always but it does not connect. ...
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Repeater/Access Point with 2 WiFi interfaces very low bandwidth

if somebody knows an answer to Access Point question! I set up an AP with Hostapd. Works fine if AP is on wireless interface wlan0 and connection to the Internet is wired eth0. I get up/down speeds ...
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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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Wifi internet access drops in3 minutes

I have a ThinkPad E430, using Ubuntu 13.04 . Wireless was working ok until yesterday, I think this started happening after installing and running ap-hotspot from ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8 . After ...
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I need to set Atheros wireless card as an Ap in ubuntu 13.10 linux!

I used to set my Atheros wireless card as an Ap in Ubuntu 12.04 with hostapd package and success. Now I need to set my Atheros wireless card as an Ap in Ubuntu 13.10 with hostapd package. With Code: ...
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Acces point on wireless card with no master mode

I have a laptop with Intel® Centrino® Ultimate-N 6300 wireless card and Ubuntu 13.10 running in it. I have to create access point to share my internet with my other devices. Unfortunately, it does ...
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How to setup an access point for two wireless networks of which one ends on a VPN?

I currently have an Ubuntu machine, which I'd like to use as a access point/proxy server. Now, due to the requirements I have, it's going to be a fairly complex (for a beginner...) setup. The ...
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Wash and Reaver 1.4 does not detect AP Ubuntu 12.04 kernel 3.8

Hi im currently having an issue with Wash and Reaver 1.4 on Ubuntu 12.04 I updated my kernel and my wireless driver(backports) for past issues and now everything works fine no more errors but one ...
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Setup extender using my laptop?

How can I recieve internet with wifi and spread it for another wifi gadgets? I'm using ubuntu 13.04 on Asus N53SV Laptop
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How to Create an Access point with ubuntu 12.04

Is there a way I can configure my notebook as an access point for the desktop pc, my tablet and phone over an internet connection I'm sharing with my neighbor which only connects from the balcony of ...
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How do I connect to the wifi in Ubuntu within my Virtual Machine?

I have a virtual machine installed on my Windows 8.1 laptop with Ubuntu installed on it, but when I open the Network menu it doesn't show any wireless networks. How do I connect Ubuntu in my virtual ...
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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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Heop with adding a driver via Terminal

Have a wireless dongle device for which no drivers have been provided for by Ubuntu/Linux. I can add the driver through the Terminal and make it work. I have instructions on how to make it a ...
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How to optimize network manager for unencrypted wifi connections

I am developing a tool-chain which performs automatically a network-benchmark and some security checks. As they have a very good reception, I am using two usb wifi antennas. In order to scan for and ...
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Is it possible to have single wi-fi device switch between client and hotspot modes?

I have a portable ubuntu machine (ODROID) with wifi adapter. I can setup wifi hotspot with it, or I can use it to access other wifi network. The question is can I use it as hotspot, but then switch to ...
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hostapd Failed to update rate sets in kernel module

I'm getting this error launching hostapd with minimal conf Failed to update rate sets in kernel module I've just installed Ubuntu-GNOME 13.04. When I was using Ubuntu 12.04 did not receive this ...
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Suitable method to redirect connected clients to webpage

Following this tutorial, I am able to create a wireless access point which other devices can connect to. Further more, a connected client can browse to a CakePHP installation hosted on the access ...
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Why can not start service hostapd?

Why can not start service hostapd? $ sudo service hostapd start * Starting advanced IEEE 802.11 management hostapd [fail]
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Why my softAP disconnected and connected frequently?

I have setup SoftAP using hostapd and dhcp3-server, $ sudo ifconfig wlan0 192.168.0.1 netmask 255.255.255.0 $ sudo dhcpd wlan0 -pf /var/run/dhcp-server/dhcpd.pid Internet Systems Consortium DHCP ...
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How to setup a wi-fi hotspot with an ubuntu laptop (access point mode)?

I've read this article before, and carefully followed the instruction that it porvided.And I am sure wireless card in my laptop support going into wireless access point mode. But unfortunately, when ...
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How do I create a WiFi hotspot sharing wireless internet connection (single adapter)?

I know how to create a hotspot when connected to a wired network, but when I am using internet from a WiFi connection, this disconnects the wireless connection the moment I activate the hotspot. In ...
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How to make hotspot in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

How to make wifi hotspot in Ubuntu? I am having connected with wifi Internet and want to create wifi hotspot so that other devices gets connected with internet.
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How to specify Wi-Fi Access Point Order?

Is there a way to specify the order which Ubuntu tries APs I notice after moving around a bit I have a lot of extra AP's some which I use more than others I'd like to push some to the top of the list ...
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Impossible to turn Inspirion 1545 into Access Point?

My wireless card worked out of the box, but now I want to turn the maschine into an access point so I followed these guides Setting up a Wifi Adapter to support "master mode" How to setup a wi-fi ...
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htc one s wifi hotspot not connecting in ubuntu 12.04

I am running ubuntu 12.04 lts in my hp mini. My laptop wifi is working good can connect with cisco wifi hotspot. but i cannot connect to my htc wifi hotsport. my laptop showing as htc wifi is ...
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Wireless Router and Ubuntu 12.04

I put the disc in for the netgear wireless router, but what do I do next in order to run it on Ubuntu 12.04? Please advise asap. Thank you
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I'm looking for an app to track my hours [duplicate]

Is there an open source app that doesn't want permissions and will calculate my hours on customer based jobs. For example different customer mostly every day. Simple clock in/clock out.
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connection through a particular wifi not work without vpn

I am running now ubuntu 13.04. I had wifi at my home, and it was working fine till something happened I don't know exactly that cause my internet connection (not wifi connection) to be lost on just my ...
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how to setup a wi-fi hostpot(ap) in 12.10?

I just find a way to setup this is the link. I am doing just step by step. But in Ubuntu 12.10, my android phone not able to receive an IP. Could someone help me out?
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Can't Connect iPhone4 to Acer C7 Ubuntu 12.04 Ad-hoc Connection

I just got an Acer C7 Chrubuntu 12.04 LTS, and I have an iPhone 4. The problem is that, when I setup an Ad-hoc connection on the Chrubuntu, the new Ad-hoc connection appears on my iPhone wireless ...
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How do I set up a logging server for Access Points?

I have a linksys AP, nothing fancy, but it does have a logging utility. How do I make that send the logs my Ubuntu 12.04 server.
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my wireless network continously asking for Authentication even when i give correct security key

I have a BCM4313 on my laptop with Ubuntu 12.04. Initially before upgrading to 12.04 my wireless used to work fine. But after that its connecting sometimes and sometimes i cant find my network in ...
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How can I block a specific wireless network using the terminal [duplicate]

I am trying to block a specific Wireless Network such as "Router_Home" because everytime I wake up my laptop the first thing that the Network Manager does is to try connecting to this Network. Can ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 impacting wireless speed of other devices

I am having hp-pavilion g7-1310 us laptop and am using ubuntu 12.04 in it. I also have wireless router at my home using which I connect my laptop for internet. I also use that router to connect to ...
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How can i get my USB wifi to work after a reboot?

I have a desktop PC with Win 7 and Ubuntu 12.04 and default GRUB, also, i have a wifi USB adapter plugged which automatically connect to my personal wifi. My problem is this: when i boot into Win 7 ...
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Help in setting up wireless point to point link for client-server (already on LAN)

I have an existing Mythbuntu client system and a Mythbuntu client/server system on a private LAN with static IPs. They are both connected to a private LAN using WiFi. Because of speed issues, I ...
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Can I make Ubuntu server connect to wifi and create an Access point from the same wlan0 interface?

Currently i have an Ubuntu 12.04 server vanilla install(no packages installed) on PC1 and xubuntu desktop on PC2. Both run the x64 distros. PC1 has only 1 wifi card connected (UBDOnt-8 under ...
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Is there a tool like wifi analyzer for ubuntu?

Wifi analyzer Is a thorough application on android for managing WAP, wifi strength signal etc. I was wondering if there was a similar tool for ubuntu
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Wireless router crashes when connecting from Ubuntu only

I bought an Acer M3-481. I am running 12.04 64 Bit with an Atheros Wifi Module. My WLAN router to which I'm trying to connect to is a Thomson TWG850 device. It seems that this device crashes every ...
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Is it possible to create Hotspot (Infrastructure) from wireless?

I have 2 wireless cards, internal & usb wifi. I am connected to the internet with my USB Wifi which means that my internal wifi is idle all the time. I want to hook up my ps3 to the net as well, ...
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wifi EUB9603H and r8712u driver

I am working with r8712u - with a USB driver for RTL8712U/RTL8192SU devices. I have EUB9603H wifi usb card and Ubuntu 12.04. Wifi sets to wlan0 with driver r8712u. I want to run my wifi-card in ...
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Intermittent wireless connection in Ubuntu but not in Windows

I am new to Ubuntu. My wireless connection on Ubuntu is not consistent. It connects then disconnects and playing an ON and OFF game. Please suggest some solution. Is there something that I have ...
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My laptop can not access internet after setup bridge with wired NIC and wireless NIC [closed]

I setup a bridge using wired NIC and wireless NIC in order to make wireless NIC as a Wi-Fi AP to share wired internet access, after setup successfully, the Wi-Fi AP works as my expectation, but my ...
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How to setup a wi-fi hotspot (access point mode)?

How to setup a wi-fi hotspot (access point mode)? Point to be noted: Wireless hotspot aren't same as ad hoc networks. Significant difference is there. In short, adhoc networks aren't supported ...
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How to create a wifi hotspot in Ubuntu Server? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to set up ubuntu as wireless accesspoint? I have to network interfaces, eth1 and wlan0. eth1 is connected to the Internet. I need wlan0 to serve as a hotspot ...