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I created a wifi hotspot to use internet over my phone. But now I can't find any option to remove this wifi hotspot. It automatically turns on even if I close it. How can it be removed?

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To delete a hotspot connection go to the "network" icon in the right side of the Panel and choose Edit Connections. In the new Network Connections window you can edit and delete connections.

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I was also not able to find the network manager same like unity in Gnome desktop after the upgrade. Then I found that network manager is there but it is not linked to the settings menu.
Open terminal, run nm-connection-editor
This will open the connection manager for you (same as unity) where you will be able to make edits or changes to all kinds of networks.

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If you are using tools like ap-hotspot for hotspot creation then it is very simple to stop hotspot.

sudo ap-hotspot stop

Just run this command in terminal, Otherwise refer the link to manually disconnect the wifi hotspot.

How To Turn Off Wifi Hotspot

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    I'm using Ubuntu Gnome 14.04. Wifi settings give an option to stop wireless hotspot(my_shared_connection) but it starts again itself. And there's no option to delete it. When i disable wifi hotspot, the hotspot name(my_shared_connection) appears in the wireless networks and only an option to forget it is there. – agyeya Sep 26 '14 at 16:42

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