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Questions tagged [wireless-access-point]

Questions about devices that provide wireless network access to compatible devices.

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Share Wi-Fi connection creating a new wireless network through internal wireless adapter? [duplicate]

Is possible on windows, i used a program called ostoto hotspot to create a new wifi network while connected to a existing network. all using the internal wireless card. I don't really know how it ...
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Wireless problems with Lenovo Yoga 730 Ubuntu 18

Running rfkill list all devices. It has indicated that wifi and bluetooth are not hardware blocked. When trying to connect to a network, I can sometimes see a network, but when connecting it will ...
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Wireless network not detected on Ubuntu

I previously had Ubuntu 16.04 LTS installed on my laptop, and everything worked nicely. Then suddenly my wifi network stopped being detected on Ubuntu. But other networks around my laptop are still ...
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Standard method to create virtual wireless interface, bridge to connect and host AP on Ubuntu Server

I'm aware there are numerous tools to create and manage network interfaces like ifconfig and NetworkManager. I want to know what standard tools that Server comes preinstalled with and how I can do the ...
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BCM4352 wifi driver with AP mode

I have a dell xps 13 with a Broadcom BCM4352 chipset: lspci -nn ... 02:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Broadcom Corporation BCM4352 802.11ac Wireless Network Adapter [14e4:43b1] (rev 03) I am ...
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wifi-ap snap getting disabled in ubuntu core and raspberry pi 3

Im working on a Raspberry Pi 3 with ubuntu core. I'm trying to use wifi-ap snap to get an access point. However, the ap gets disabled all time. I set: sudo wifi-ap.config set disabled=false but it ...
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How to change TX Power of a hotspot/access point in Network Manager?

I'm trying to change the TX Power of the access point/hotspot in my mini PC configured through NetworkManager. I have purchased a 10dbi antenna and wish to replace with my old 5dbi antenna. Yes, I ...
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Unable to authenticate on my ubuntu server wireless router

I have ubuntu 17.10 server edition installed to act as a router. Everything works just fine. The only problem I'm having is with setting up the wireless part of the router. I can see the AP on my ...
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Setup for OURLINK USB Wireless stopped working

I bought one of the little cheap wirless usb sticks. Ubunbu would not find it and a kind person on this site supplied a script for setup. I had to run this after most or all reboots. I went through ...
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possibility of concurrent p2p and AccessPoint modes in single wifi interface

Is it possible to setup one wifi interface in Access point mode and another virtual interface in p2p mode concurrently? If not why? My device supports p2p and AP: iw list shows this : valid interface ...
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Help Please with Static IP

Ubuntu Community I have this situation MY ISP send to me Static IP 75.108.xxx.xxx and i need to access my server from the outside of my network i"m use Google DNS 208.180.42.68 and 208.180.42.100 i ...
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wifi out of order on 16.04 after trying 17.10

after trying out 17.01, which was not very pleasant since the screen display keeps on turning itself sideways or upside down and the wifi being very unstable, I rebooted to run 16.04, everything fine ...
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How to turn Ubuntu 16.04 into a Wireless access point connecting to LAN?

I am trying to setup a ubuntu AP for my internal network. My network topology: video server(wired LAN 10.42.1.1)<->proxy server(wired LAN 10.42.1.17/10.42.0.17)<-> |(wired 10.42.0.10)-...
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system freezes with hostapd

i am using hostapd for access point in ubuntu 16.04 when more than 6 clients are connected system getting freezes and access point is closed wificard Network controller: Intel Corporation Device ...
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Connecting a Client Laptop to a AP-mode configured Laptop

I have two wil6210 (802.11ad) enabled laptops. I configure one of them in the AP mode and try to connect the client Laptop to the AP laptop. The client is unable to connect to the AP laptop. It ...
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Ubuntu Wireless Adapter disconnected

I recently bought an Acer Travel Mate P446-M, installed with the wil6210 wireless adapter for 60 GHz communication. It was working perfectly with the Acer Docking station and the TP-Link AD7200 Talon ...
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Hotspot Access Point under Ubuntu / LUbuntu 16.04 with DHCP Server

My goal is to set up an Access Point under Lubuntu 16.04, which assigns IPs to clients dynamically via DHCP. No internet connection sharing or stuff like that. Just the Lubuntu machine which runs e.G. ...
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Connecting to WiFi Hotspot on 17.04 [duplicate]

I have upgraded from 16.10 to 17.04 and now I am not able to connect to any WiFi Hotspots that I create. Anytime I click on the connect button, it says Configuring but does not connect. At times it ...
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How to create a non-nat access point with nmcli?

I am trying to create what is essentially a home router with nmcli. I would like the client devices that connect to be on the same subnet regardless of whether they connect with ethernet or wifi. ...
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How to remove access point / hotspot in Ubuntu?

This questions was already asked before, but any solution I try can remove the hotspot. The stranger thing is that when I restart the PC, Ubuntu connects automatically to the wi-fi created by the ...
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Soft AP for TP Link WN727N

I could use utility for tp link products to use my wifi adapter to work as a router with soft ap. But I can't find any utility for my product. So, I really need guidance.
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WiFi Hotspot + Simultaneous VPN connections

I am trying to configure a setup on my Ubuntu 16.10 Desktop PC. So I have many iPod Touch's which can use WiFi to connect to a network. I want to host a WiFi Hotspot on my Ubuntu and connect my iPod ...
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dns-nameserver not working with AP hotspot Ubuntu 16.04

So I used hostapd to create a AP hotspot on my Ubuntu 16.04 machine. Here is the configuration in /etc/hostapd/hostapd.conf file interface=wlp3s0 driver=nl80211 ssid=script hw_mode=g channel=1 ...
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Sharing internet to wlan0 AP from already bridged eth0

My purpose is simple. I want to share internet available on ethernet eth0 to wlan0 which is acting as an access point. But I have already made a bridge br-lan between eth0 and tap0. So I am not able ...
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AP mode with wpa_supplicant

I am trying to set the Wifi adapter (Qualcomm Atheros Sparrow 802.11ad) in Ubuntu 16.10 with Kernel v4.8 to work in AP mode using wpa_supplicant v2.4. I do the following steps: I create a ...
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compatible wireless adapter for ad hoc/Access Point on Ubuntu [duplicate]

I would like to find a wireless adapter for enabling ad hoc or AP mode on Ubuntu that works "out of box". I have tried edimax 7811Un without success and would like to find another adapter that will ...
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How to create wifi hotspot from ethernet network?

My computer connected to internet via cable (Ethernet). I want to share this internet to my android phone. How to create hotspot from my computer? I use Ubuntu 14.04 LTS.
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Hotspot made by Ubuntu is not visible in any Android phone [closed]

I tried to create a hotspot from network manager. The hotspot started correctly but it is not visible in any android phone. I tried this solution and followed the steps as given, but it didn't work. ...
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Dell Vostro 14-5459 Ubuntu 16.04 Wi-Fi slow when plugged in

I bought my Dell Vostro 14-5459 with Ubuntu 14.04 pre-installed. From the start, Wi-Fi speed is almost non-existent when the laptop is connected to the charger. As soon as I unplug it, the speed ...
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Hostapd much slower than expected

I have a server running Ubuntu 16.04 that I would like to use as a wireless access point. The server has an Atheros AR9380 wireless card. I installed hostap and configured it to work as an 802.11n AP, ...
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Linux incompatible with work access points?

just started a new job. When I connect to the network at work using Kubuntu 16.04 it takes a few minutes to reach a destination (if it reaches it at all). I don't have this problem at other places (...
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How to set up Ubuntu Server as a wireless + ethernet router with IPv4 and IPv6

I have a computer running Ubuntu Server (14.04 but I want to upgrade to 16.04 when it becomes available) with two Ethernet interfaces and one WiFi interface. The interfaces are: Ethernet towards WAN:...
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Wireless pci Card not working (RT3062)

i ask in many question portals in the internet. My wireless card Ralink RT3062 dont work on my Kubuntu 14.04 system. I do many commands in the shell: root@jonas-PC:/home/jonas# uname -a Linux ...
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Cannot start created Wifi Access point in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

My target is to create a Wifi hotspot using a wifi USB adapter in my computer that is already wireless connected. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 64 bit The USB adapter is a: TP-Link TL-WN823N This ...
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Hostap: wlan0 authentication timed out

I have made a PC an Access Point using the following link: https://seravo.fi/2014/create-wireless-access-point-hostapd But whenever I connect to the AP my kernel prints the following error: wlan0: ...
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Access to a service hosted on multiple AP with the same IP/domain

I have a pretty strange problem to solve here. I need to connect to three Access Points at the same time from a single machine with a single WiFi adapter. As you can see here I've done it with a very ...
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edit the file shared by Wifi Access Point

I recently found a tutorial http://dev.ardupilot.com/wiki/odroid-wifi-access-point-for-sharing-files-via-samba/ It taught me how to set up a wifi module in odroid board(installed ubuntu 14.04 and arm ...
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Create laptop as Access Point [duplicate]

I'm sorry i'm newbie at Ubuntu, i'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with my laptop Asus N43SL I want to share my wireless internet from my laptop as Access Point, why? because i using android smartphone, so i ...
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How to turn Ubuntu 14.04 Laptop into a Wireless access point?

when I trying to host internet in my Ubuntu 14.04 it's not showing Option buttons in wireless tab...like shown in this picture So help me to create a Wifi hotspot ... Thank you
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Working with hostapd

I have installed hostapd in my Ubuntu 14.04 and I am relatively new to this application. In the coming days I will be doing some minor changes in the hostapd codebase and testing it around. This may ...
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Can not configure wil6210 QCA9005 to AP mode “master”

I have wil6210 installed on ubuntu 14.04 as well as 15.04. The firmware is correct for wifi mode. All devices listed proper from terminal with lspci. iw list displays all device info for both devices ...
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How to bridge a wireless interface with another wireless interface (both on the same computer)?

Ubuntu 14.04 Basically I am trying to accomplish the following setup - wireless internet ---> wlan0 of Ubuntu computer "bridged to" wlan1 of same Ubuntu computer ---> device with wifi The reason ...
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Connect Ethernet network to Wireless network on one computer

I have access to the internet via ethernet port. I've been given a WiFi dongle and a task to implement WiFi access point that devices can connect to and use internet trough the ethernet port. So far I'...
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Return to default iptables behavior after activating ip forwarding with hostapd

I followed this tutorial on how to create a wifi network with hostapd, assign IP addresses, and forward connections to another network interface. I have not yet set up the IP forwarding yet, because I ...
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Route internet from built-in WiFi to USB WiFi adapter, which will be used as Access Point or WiFi Hotspot

My laptop is connected with internet using built-in WiFi card. I have another WiFi USB adapter. I want to create an Access point/WiFi hotspot on WiFi USB adapter. I would like to connect multiple ...
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Wifiphisher not creating a fake access point

I recently came to know about WifiPhisher. To test it, I set up an access point using my Windows laptop and, tried to obtain its password using this tool in my Ubuntu machine. So, when I run the ...
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aquaris e4.5 as hotspot

I've had my phone Aquaris E4.5 for a week now and find that it works really well. I miss however the possibility of using it as HOTSPOT. Whether it's WiFi or USB does not matter. I should be able to ...
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Is it possible to run rtl8188eu in ap mode?

i can run my wifi card (rtl8188eu) in ap mode in windows by using Realtek Wireless LAN Utility or Connectify.. But When i tried in ubuntu i got an error saying.. (32) Access Point (AP) mode is not ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Access point

I am trying to activate my access point on Ubuntu to share the cable University connection with my mobile phone. But I get zapped by the following: "(32) Access Point (AP) mode is not supported by ...
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Cannot create Access Point on Ubuntu 14.04 [Wireless card BCM4352]

I am unable to create wireless access point on my Ubuntu 14.04. I have BCM4352 wireless card. on running command iw list , I find that AP is not listed on supported interface modes. How can I get ...