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WiFi LAN and Ad hoc using USB LAN at the same time

I have a laptop with WiFi and a USB LAN port. I wish to connect to our wireless router through my WiFi and to my NAS through cross cable using my USB LAN port (ad hoc or peer to peer local ...
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Ad Hoc Network Connection causes Blue Screen of Death DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION

I recently had my home internet go down, so I stood up a tethered Ad Hoc Wireless hotspot from my 4G mobile phone. However, once I connected my Windows 8.1 64 bit computer to it, it blue screened with ...
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Unable to connect to Wireless Ad-hoc networks in Ubuntu

I'm not able to setup Ad-hoc network in ubuntu. I came to know that setting up a ad-hoc network is different from setting up a wireless hotspot. After I followed the instructions here, my essid ...
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How to ping an IBSS ad-hoc network?

Question We created an ad-hoc wireless network, and netsh shows me that the network is available. How do we ping it? netsh Output > But how do we ping it? BSSID : 36:f7:59:c7:5e:a9 ...
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Why I can not ping google.com when I connect to an embedded system via ahoc wifi

I have two wifi device on my laptop. I use on of them to connect to internet via a router. Its IP is 10.0.1.98 (router IP is 10.0.1.1) In this case I can connect to any web site and in general ...
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Get list of devices on windows ad hoc network

I was wondering if there was a command to get a list of all the devices connected to an ad-hoc network that I host from my laptop. This far I've just been looking up the device ip with ipconfig or ...
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Adhoc IBSS Configuration

With a normal Wi-Fi network, if one wireless device wants to talk another wireless device it has to go through the AP (Access Point). In an infrastructure BSS, every device is connected to an AP. In ...
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Cannot access shared files from Windows XP while connected to Windows 7 Adhoc

I'm trying to share files between a Windows 7 x64 workstation and an old laptop running Windows XP SP3, so I've created an Adhoc network on Windows 7 and made some folders on it shared. Windows XP ...
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How to set and adhoc network between my phone and laptop with static ip

I want to establish a adhoc connection between my laptop running debian wheezy with my android nexus 7 tablet. What I have done is installed hostapd in my laptop with this configuration. ...
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Can't share over wifi, only have share over ethernet option

I've been trying to set up a hotspot from my laptop to share my internet connection over WiFi. However, every time I go to do it I only have the option to share over internet with connectify, but ...
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Connecting two laptops using ad hoc network in Windows

I want to test a chat server that I have made. For that I want to connect two laptops, one having Windows XP and the other having Windows 7. I know it is possible to make an ad hoc network and then ...
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My computer hangs everytime I want set up a wireless ad-hoc network

I am using windows 7 laptop. Every time I tried to set up wireless ad-hoc (computer-computer) network, my laptop freezes. Please, I need your help?
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Virtual WiFi Miniport is missing

In Windows 7 Pro I would like to create an ad-hoc network using with an Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG adaptor. By the specs the adaptor supports both infrastructure and ad-hoc architecture. My problem ...
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how to set rate of ad-hoc wifi?

I am trying to run a test and I want to set the data-rate on my laptop that is setup for Ad-Hoc mode. If I run iwlist wlan0 bitrate I get a wlan0 unknown bit-rate information. response. Undeterred, ...
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IPv6 routing with multi hop network - using /64 as prefix

I have a scenario, where my PC(SYSTEM1) acts as a router/packet forwarder. And i wanted to have my other PC(SYSTEM2) connected to router(R1) via SYSTEM1. If the subnet length is /48, i know it is easy ...
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No Internet access using ad hoc network in ubuntu

I setup a wifi Hotspot in my desktop(Ubuntu 12.04), and was able to connect to it using my laptop(also Ubuntu 12.04). My desktop is connected to Internet using Ethernet cable and I can access ...
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Remote Desktop via Ad-Hoc on Windows 7

Is there a way to connect two PCs running Windows 7 via a wifi ad-hoc network and then use Remote Desktop from one of the PCs to the other? In addition to this the Remote Desktop host PC should still ...
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Ad-Hoc network as Home in windows 7

i have created an ad-hoc network in Windows 7 Home Premium to play some multiplayer games, but windows won't allow for connections because it's set to Public network, and i can't change it in Network ...
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Forwarding Data from COM Port via Ad-hHoc Network on Linux

I'm new to Linux and I'm trying to setup an ad-hoc network between two computers in order to send data coming from a COM port on one computer to the other. Currently I'm running Lubuntu 12.04 on both ...
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Windows 8 and BackTrack 5 R3 internet connection sharing

I have a problem. I am trying to create ad-hoc network on my laptop with Windows 8 and then connect to that network with my other laptop with BackTrack 5 R3. I was following the instructions from this ...
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Connecting 3 computers using ad-hoc feature of Wi-Fi

The 802.11g allows P2P ad-hoc (non-infrastructure) connection between two Computers with WiFi capabilities. But is it possible, practically or theoretically (as in only on paper but the network would ...
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Multi-hop access in wireless ad hoc network

Suppose that I create a wireless ad-hoc network in Windows 7 on a machine A. Suppose that the machine is within radio range of another machine B and B has connected to the ad-hoc network. B can ping ...
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Windows7: Auto start Ad-hoc hotspot if no preferred WiFi network is available

I am on Windows7 and have two different WiFi routers with two different networks at home. But sometimes both these networks are not available, in that case I want my Windows7 machine to start a hot ...
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Does the Linux kernel implement ad-hoc routing?

I know that Linux has support built-in for connecting to ad-hoc networks, but does it implement any ad-hoc routing algorithm? (AODV, DSR, etc.) I'm searching for an implementation of some routing ...
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Are the IP addresses static or dynamic in computer to computer adhoc wireless network?

Currently my home networking setup looks like: I have one host laptop running windows 7 connected to usb data card to access internet. I have my client laptop running XP and able to access shared ...
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WIFI Analysis tool

I have setup an ad-hoc network between a Laptop and a MobileDevice. I am using WifiManager Package from Android to get the RSSI value in the mobile device. Can you please suggest some free tools or ...
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Can I use 'iw' to create multiple virtual interfaces to connect to multiple networks?

I'm trying to connect one computer to two others in an ad-hoc infrastructure. [computer 1] ---- [computer 2] ---- [computer 3] computer 2 is running Linux and has a single NIC wlan0. I want to it ...
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How do I share internet with my Windows 7 laptop such that DHCP is off?

I basically want my Windows 7 Laptop to function as a switch. (like a router when DHCP is off). Instead of getting 192.x.x.x addresses, I want public IP address assigned to everyone who connects to ...
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Windows 7 - Sharing a connection through WiFi?

I have a PC with Windows 7 and an iPod Touch. Windows 7 is connected to the Internet through a 3G dongle; I have set up an ad hoc WiFi network and ticked "Allow other network users to connect through ...
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setting up an access point from laptop to provide internet

i am trying to connect my wireless router as an access point from my laptop. the scenario is as follows: i have a wireless broadband connection at home, which i connect to using a username and a ...
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How to connect laptop with telephone using WI-FI? (ethernet)

What I did: Added new wireless network in wireless network settings and gave it SSID Gave laptop the IP like 192.168.0.1, mask: 255.255.255.0, gateway: 192.168.0.2 Gave the telephone with wifi the ...
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How to create an 802.11n wireless network between laptops

I have an ASUS USB-N13 wireless adapter and three laptops in a home. I've tried multiple times to create an ad-hoc network following the 802.11n standard, but failed each time. The laptops have Intel ...
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How to establish a ad-hoc Network between 2 Laptops via Wi-Fi?

I have 2 laptops and One of the Laptop is connected to Internet via Ethernet. I would like to establish a ad-hoc network between these 2 laptops. Any suggestions/pointers would be really helpful.
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Why is adhoc connection without internet faster than via router?

I'm transferring some data from my desktop to my laptop trough wifi. My home network is managed with windows 7 homegroup When my 2 pc's are connected via my router (with internet access) i get max ...
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Internet Connection Sharing, can't Share Wireless

I'm using Windows XP, and I've been trying to setup my laptop so that I can connect to the internet connection that I get on the laptop through my mobile on an ad-hoc network. I've set up an ad-hoc ...
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Sharing Internet Connection in Windows 7 is so much more frustrated than Windows XP

Back to the time of Windows XP, from Properties dialog of my Wireless Connection, I can enable sharing and then select LAN network from the Drop Down List and boom, I can share it with my friend. We ...
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Ad-hoc connection between iPhone and Macbook Pro

I sometimes find it useful to connect my iPhone to my Macbook Pro by creating an ad-hoc wireless network from the MBP and connecting to that from the iPhone. However, what I find is that sometimes ...
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Windows XP ad-hoc networking

I have been using a Windows XP ad-hoc wireless network to connect my Macbook to the internet. Everything was working fine until after a restart of the XP machine, the network stopped appearing in the ...
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How to use my PCs internet connection for my mobile phone?

I don't want to take a GPRS connection and want to use my PC's internet connection to access internet on my mobile phone. Is it possible? i have samsung sgh e251. I have a Vista machine, but can ...
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How to create an adhoc 3 node Gigabit Ethernet network at “Home”, file transfer for NAS?

I have 3 devices that are Gigabit Ethernet: Windows XP PRO PC D-Link DSM-G600 NAS Intel SS4200E - NAS My goal is to quickly transfer the 457GB of data on the D-Link DSM-G600 NAS to the Intel ...
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Why is the “ad hoc network” option missing when creating a network connection in Vista?

When I attempt to create a network connection in Windows Vista, there is no "ad hoc network" option available. Why is this? The options available are (translated): Connect to the Internet Configure ...
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Combining a wired network with an ad-hoc network

I have two Windows Vista computers (A & B) with an ad-hoc network connecting them. Can I somehow then connect computer C with A through a switch/router and have all three computers on "one" ...