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How do I hide a ad-hoc wifi netwok on linux?

I'm creating a mesh network with batman-adv and using wpa_supplicant for the ad-hoc network. I do not want this ad-hoc network to be visible to others (on their list of available networks and such). ...
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Linux ad hoc network wpa_supplicant frequency

One of the terms I've seen defined in the wpa_supplicant for Linux devices using an ad hoc network is "frequency=2412", and I have to admit its function is obvious, but I was wondering if anyone could ...
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Windows - make hosts file affect ICS

I am running an Ad Hoc Wi-Fi network (Hosted network using Microsoft Virtual WiFi Miniport Adapter) on my PC. I used ICS (Internet Connection Sharing) to link my existing Wi-Fi connection through to ...
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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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I am running 2 computers. Each have a WIFI connection to the router (other location in the house) which provides internet. I would like now to directly connect those 2 computers via their Gigabit ...
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How to create a ad hoc network on a router?

I want to create a LAN environment on my router without internet. I want to create an ad hoc network because I can see some performance benefit in this kind of network. Or is the Windows hosted ...
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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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Wifi ad-hoc network with smartphones

Suppose I want to setup a wifi ad-hoc network with multiple phones (three for this example). I have questions for this setup: Do you need to connect as slave and master (like you do with Bluetooth)? ...
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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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Windows 8.1 does not show ad hoc networks

After upgrading my laptop to Windows 8.1, it no longer shows any ad-hoc networks to connect to. The networks are definitely detected by the hardware — inSSIDer shows them, for example — but the ...
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difference between ad hoc and infrastructure wireless modes?

While creating wireless connection I get option to choose between ad hoc and infrastructure mode. Can someone explain the difference between them and which one should I use for my personal ...
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Creating a wifi access point using windows 7

I want to allow my tablet to browse the website I'm hosting on my development machine. Since this setup is also going to be demonstrated in a conference, I would like to establish the strongest Wifi ...
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Linux - bridging eth0 and at0 with brctl

The problem is as follows: I have a router running a DHCP server connected (with a cable) to a computer with a wireless card. I want to create and ad-hoc network using airbase-ng then bridge it to ...
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How do I share my desktop PC internet with tablet/mobile? I have a desktop PC with an internet connection. The connection is via Ruckus MM2211 (I think it's a gateway). I have a TPLINK TL-WN721N USB ...
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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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How to create a local only ad-hoc WiFi network on Fedora 19 with Network Manager?

I have a notebook running Fedora 19 with Gnome's Network Manager. I have configured a web server with a virtual host on it, and I would like this box to provide a wireless network so other computers ...
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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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Ad-hoc Wi-fi disconnects as soon as I rdc into a Windows 7 Enterprise

So, I have two notebooks: one is Windows 7 Enterprise lets call it "E" - other is Windows 7 Home Premium - lets call it "H". I have a 3G USB dongle which connects me to internet. The goal is to ...
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Transfer files using ad-hoc connection in Windows

How do I configure direct network between computers in home network beside Internet connection? I would like Windows computers to be connected directly omitting router which provides Internet ...
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How to create an open (unencrypted) AdHoc WiFi network in Windows8?

I've read thousands of tutorials but the command: netsh wlan set hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=try key=12345678 Creates a secure network only. How can I create an open unencrypted AdHoc wireless ...
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How to join an ad-hoc wireless network in Linux

How do you join two or more Linux machines to the same ad-hoc wireless network? I have two Ubuntu 12.04 laptops that I'd like to connect. Following the command line instructions in Ubuntu's wiki ...
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How do I set up a wireless printer on Windows 8 without a wireless router?

So we just got a new computer (old hard drive bit the dust) with Windows 8 and at the same time decided to upgrade to a wireless printer. I've read that you can't set up an ad hoc wireless network on ...
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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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It is possible to see clients who connected to my hostednetwork?

I set up a hosted network with my laptop using Windows 7. I want to check all the clients who connected to it. Is it possible? And is there any tool can manage it? For example, limit the net speed ...
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Virtual wireless interfaces in different modes on single radio

I'm looking for a USB wireless adapter that will support virtual interfaces running in different wireless modes at the same time. I've found USB wireless adapters that support multiple wireless modes ...
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How to select wifi channel with windows 7 adhoc?

I made an adhoc network with Windows 7. Now I would like to change the wifi channel it is using. How to do this?
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Windows could not set up internet connection sharing (ICS)

I am trying to make an ad-hoc network. I think it was created succesfully, but when I tryd to turn internet sharing on I get this error Windows could not set up internet connection sharing (ICS) I ...
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Windows can't setup ad hoc connection

I have a Dell laptop with Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. I want to create an ad hoc internet connection to share the internet connection from laptop to mobile, but it says: Windows could not setup the ...
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How to connect three laptops

I have three laptops which i want to connect. On one of them wireless doesn't work and on the other LAN wire doesn't work. Is there any way by which i can use both the wireless Ad-Hoc as well as LAN ...
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According to the Cisco support forums, Ad-Hoc means peer-to-peer while mesh means bridge-to-bridge or router-to-router, meaning in a mesh every node has the capability to route. So would mesh ...
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How to get Windows 7 to automatically connect to an ad-hoc network?

I have two machines - one is running Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit and the other is running Windows 7 Starter Edition (32-bit). The Ubuntu machine is connected to the Internet via the eth0 interface. That ...
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Share a Wi-Fi connection [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Share a Wi-Fi connection I have a wifi connection [wifi000] and I want to share it. When I use adhoc connection to do this, I have to disconnect from my wifi000. So how ...
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Sharing wifi connection

I have some little problem while sharing wifi connection. I have 2 laptops. I need connection scheme like this: laptop1 [wlan0] >>>>>>>> laptop2 [wlan0] (in ad-hoc mode, as ...
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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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IP Address on internet access shared over ad-hoc wifi network

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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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How do I create an ad hoc network in Windows 8?

For the life of me, I can't figure out how to create an ad hoc wireless network in Windows 8. Here is what happens if I follow the steps from Windows 7: Right click the network icon and click ...
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Connect to two WiFi networks - use one for internet, the second for LAN-only connections

I have a TP-LINK router broadcasting Internet, and I connect to it via my internal WiFi chip in my laptop. I also have an external TP-LINK WiFi chip which cannot broadcast WiFi, even not Ad-hoc. I ...
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How to turn off an ad hoc wireless network in OS X

So I create an ad hoc network every now and then on my Mac for various reasons, and I have found lately that when I click on the Wi-Fi icon in the Mac menu bar, even when the network is not on, it ...
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Enabling ICS service to share internet connection via ad-hoc

I am trying to start my ICS (Internet Connection Sharing) on my Win7 Professional, but it wont start. All I get is this message: I understand the meaning of this message, but I need to set up ICS ...
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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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How can I configure my wireless to be ad-hoc command-line?

In any version of Windows, how can I put my wireless network card in ad-hoc mode through the command prompt? I want to do this because I want to hide this from the user (ie. I don't want them to ...
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WiMax Ad-Hoc Network

Is there a way i can connect 2 computers via wimax without using 4G networks or any other service? I know wifi network adapters can be used this way, so i wondered why cant wimax be the same.. I ...
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Ad hoc wifi connection lost if no internet activity

I have the following setup: DSL-Modem---(ethernet)---Notebook-A---(wireless)---Notebook-B The wireless connection is an adhoc network. In Notebook-A I've configured the ethernet adapter to share ...
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Can I show a “welcome” splash page for my ad-hoc network?

Is there a way to configure an ad-hoc network to have a splash/welcome page? Similar to how NoCat works with routers? Basically if a user connects to my ad-hoc network it would re-direct them to a ...