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 mode how to create a hotspot . wifi adapter PRO/Wireless 5100 AGN [Shiloh] Network Connection


You need to check whether your card supports AP mode. To do this execute the following

sudo aptitude install iw
iw list

Look for Supported interface modes:

AP should be listed

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