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How to make an android phone use a wi-fi hotspot created on ubuntu [duplicate]

I want to know how to enable an android phone to detect the hotspot created under ubuntu so that the phone can use thse internet through it. I have learnt that Android does not support ad-hoc.I tried ...
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How to make ad-hoc network connection? [duplicate]

I can't make ad-hoc from my netbook (Ubuntu 12.04). It has internet source from ethernet. I have tried making from network manager. But it always says 'Wireless Network Disconnected' and can't be ...
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2 answers

Can't join wifi ad hoc network created by MyWi [duplicate]

I want to do iPhone tethering using MyWi, I can see the network it creates but I just can't join. Having WEP security on would throw me into the passphrase input again and leaving it unprotected doesn'...
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How can I share my wired internet connection via the wireless adapter on my Satellite A50-543? [duplicate]

I have an old laptop which currently runs WindowsXP. I have got recently an Android phone with just WiFi. Now I want to use my laptop as bridge (via WiFi), so that I can connect from my Android to ...
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How to share my Wifi internet to other system? [duplicate]

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04, and i have an internet connection through my wireless card. I want to share this internet connection so that other systems (like an Android phone for example) can use internet ...
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How do I Share a Wired DSL Connection as a hotspot? [duplicate]

I have a Wired DSL Connection in my laptop, and I want to share this creating a hotspot. Ubuntu 12.04 Dell Inspiron 1545
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How can I share my internet connection? [duplicate]

I am trying to share my internet (LAN) connection using an ad-hoc WiFi network, but my iPod cannot see it. I have "Method: shared to other computers" set up in IPv4 in the eth0 window and "Method: ...
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Airdroid and Kubuntu via Hotspot [duplicate]

I would like to connect my Samsung Galaxy with Android using Airdroid to my Kubuntun 12.04 on a Dell 1510. I do not use a WiFi at home, but a G3 SIM on my laptop. However I have seen I could create a ...
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Share internet connection [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Sharing Wireless Connection with Other PCs and Phones My system has 2 network cards, one wired and one wireless. I've a local cable net connected to my ethernet card. Now I ...
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share wired connection to wifi adapter ( external ) [duplicate]

I'm connected to the internet using wired connection and I have an external TP-LINK wifi adapter. I want to bridge connection from wired to wifi adapter, then to my iPhone. How can I do this?
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Installing Broadcom Wireless Drivers

I'm having serious problems installing the Broadcom drivers for Ubuntu. It worked perfectly on my previous version, but now, it is impossible. What are the steps to install Broadcom wireless drivers ...
139 votes
5 answers

How to connect and disconnect to a network manually in terminal?

Since the network manager is troubling me so much I want to replace it (possibly wicd orNM from ppa:volanin). I do not know how to connect and disconnect to the network through the terminal without ...
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125 votes
2 answers

Share wireless Internet connection through ethernet

I want to share the wireless Internet connection on my desktop with my old laptop, through ethernet. I have ticked the option "Make available to others" on both connections, on my desktop, but my ...
37 votes
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Wireless card Realtek RTL8723AE-BT is not recognized

I bought a new laptop with a RTL8723AE-BT wireless card, but it seems there is nothing that makes it work. Realtek usually makes drivers available for its card, but this specific one doesn't have a ...
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Share Wireless connection with Wired Ethernet Port

That's pretty much it. If I connect to the Internet on wlan0, how can I share this connection with a device plugged into my wired Ethernet port eth0?
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