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Galaxy hotspot to ethernet

I have a computerized "unit" that only accepts a CAT5 internet connection. I cannot install a wireless adapter onto this unit (for various reasons). However, I want to use my Samsung Galaxy S3 (in ...
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Extending a public hot spot

The airport folks provide a wi fi hot spot about 200 feet from my steel aiplane hangar. I cannot receive the signal in the hangar. I can receive the signal outside the man-door of the hangar. How can ...
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Wifi HotSpot [Ubiquiti] - Configuring Bullet M2 Titanium

Recently one of my clients wanted me to setup a Wifi Hotspot for him. This wifi hotspot will give access to internet to his users after some verifications and some other things. He also wanted small ...
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Debian hotspot using multiple usb wifi adapters

I am trying to make a local wifi network with as much speed as possible,I am running Debian in Cubieboard2 so I have a sata port also my memory card is class 10(48 mbps read speed). So to make it fast ...
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How to turn windows 8 laptop into wifi hotspot?

I want to turn my Windows 8 Laptop into WiFi hotspot and want to use the internet in laptop through my Nokia Lumia 520. I use a USB dongle to connect my laptop to internet. I tried the thing as same ...
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Wifi signal goes low while connecting to my WiFi Hostspot?

I run a WiFi hotspot from my Windows 8.1 PC (Windows 10 Technical preview from last few days). When I try to connect from my android, the signal strength goes low and then results in authentication ...
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Connected clients to my WiFi hotspot

When I type arp -a I can see connected clients, but I want the same information piped out to kdialog when a new client connects or disconnects. Is it possible with shell scripting?
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Set OpenVPN to turn off TAP Adapter when it loses connection

Here is my current setup: I'm connected to a Wi-Fi hotspot that closes the connection every 1h 30min. After that, credentials are asked to resume the connection. To do this, I'm using a Java ...
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Two networks with same SSID, different credentials

(Laptop running W7.) We have a wireless network all around the campus with SSID X, which requires credentials Y. The same wireless network exists in my faculty (at least the SSID is the same), where ...
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How to create a non ad-hoc hotspot connection on Windows XP?

I want to share my cabled connection with a Samsung Galaxy S3 smartphone, which however does not support ad-hoc connections (at least if one does not tweak it). Is there some software to do this in ...
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Connecting a router to a private network

I want to use a router to my hostel network so that I can connect to internet using Wifi. I heard that doing that will cause some Ip clashes and all. How is it possible?. Suppose I share the net using ...
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Convert Windows 7 Machine to wifihotspot

I have started a Wifi Hotspot on Windows 7 Machine & Connected my Mobile device to the hotspot. But it does not have internet access. I am also not able to share the internet connection hence I ...
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Keeps Connection to iPhone Personal Hotspot for Long Time

I noticed that, whenever I switch on my Personal Hotspot at iPhone, the same keeps on for ever. However, devices get disconnected after very short period! Any clue on how the keep the connection ...
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Mobile 4G Wifi Router which restricts access to only 1 website

Does anyone know if a Mobile 4G Wifi Router can be turned into a wifi hotspot that only allows access to one website? Two other potential solution are to use a mobile phone with 4G and tethering ...
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Automate BTWiFi login using a FON account

I'm a user of British Telecom's Wifi hotspot. The service is good, but after some time of inactivity it logs me off and asks for user name and password. It's really annoying in the long run. Did ...
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How can I explicitly set Microsoft Hosted Network Virtual Adapter to be used to share Internet while creating Hosted Network?

When manually creating a hotspot in Windows: you have to select the Internet providing network adapter, and in sharing tab, select Microsoft Hosted Network Virtual Adapter from Home Networking ...
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Wifi Hotspot in Windows 8

I want to enable the WiFi hotspot in Windows 8 64 bit. Is there any software package or any default feature to enable it in Microsoft Windows 8?
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How can I turn my wireless laptop into a wifi hotspot?

When I am in my room, my phone does not have any signal strength to my router. My laptop is at half signal strength, so I can use the internet just fine on that. Now I want to turn my wireless laptop ...
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use dongle as wifi hotspot on linux

I am running Linux on a virtual machine on MAC OS. Currently, I have written a script to use Dongle to connect to a WiFi network and use web services. Now, I am looking to use my dongle as WiFi ...
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Sharing network automatically disabled the shared network

When I share a network to other users in my network the way described here, the shared network instantly disabled and it says "unidentified network", when I turn off the sharing option, my original ...
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Windows Wireless Hosted Network (aka: Hotspot) - Port Forwarding and DHCP

I'm on Windows 8.1 and have been experimenting with the Wireless Hosted Network feature, aka: "Turn my computer into a WiFi Router". It wasn't hard to turn on, set an SSID and WPA pass, but now I'm ...
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Is Bluetooth faster than Wi-Fi?

I notice that on my iPhone, when I use my personal hot-spot to distribute Wi-Fi, if I have Bluetooth enabled, the phone will make a Bluetooth connection to my laptop instead of a Wi-Fi connection. ...
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Tethering using a Nokia N8-00

My trusty old ZTE Android wich I used as an wireless access point for my computers was stolen the day before yesterday... I have a Nokia N8-00 but it seems to be really flaky... I had to d/l an app to ...
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How to setup access point that will work with newer devices (iPhone 5s, latest iPad, etc)

Basically I've got an access point up and running and I can see the network on my the devices I've tested (iPhone 4S, 5S, new iMac and very old iMac), cannot connect to any device other than iPhone ...
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Is there a way to setup a hotspot with a domain name rather than IP address?

Basically I've setup a hotspot and its currently being accessed through an IP address. I'd like to use a hostname instead. This is for internal use only, meaning the ODROID device which is being used ...
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Turn my machine in a hotspot/proxy

My workplace does not provide a wifi... only wired connection... but my machine has a working wifi card... is there a way to "bridge" my wired connection, making my iphone connect to it and use it as ...
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Displaying ads over WiFi hotspot [closed]

I have recently distributed my WiFi network with highpseed antennas to my area which covers almost 300-400 peoples. I am not charging them anything but i would like to generate some revenue through ...
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How build hotspot network and monitor with software on server?

I would like to build a hotspot network. I will have several hotspot locations which are connected to a main office. In my main office I would like have server that checks the connection requests from ...
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How to make a wifi hotspot that tracks all requests?

I have 2 computers, and on one of them I'm trying to debug a tricky problem by tracking all http requests made by it. I tried everything (Fiddler proxy, Charles proxy, Windows hosts file, etc), but it ...
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How can I start hostednetwork on Windows 8

I have the same problems as the guys over How can I start hostednetwork on Windows 7? and Can't get hostednetwork started in Windows 8 x64 But none of the solutions worked for me. I don't know ...
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How can I have people log into my network and be directed to my website? [duplicate]

So what I am trying to accomplish is somewhat like Starbucks has, were you connect to there wifi, accept terms, then it directs them to there website. Can this be accomplished with a mobile hotspot? ...
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Does using of a laptop as a WiFi hotspot have any adverse effects on the laptop's WiFi adapter?

Because I do not have a 3G router and I have a 3G modem I use my laptop as a WiFi router to be able to connect my mobile over WiFi. Is there any adverse effect on the laptop WiFi caused by using it ...
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Setting up a wifi hotspot with brctl and hostapd

I am trying to set up a wifi hotspot using brctl and hostapd on Debian GNU/Linux but it seems it does not work. The steps I follow are the following: echo 1 > /proc/sys/net/ipv4/ip_forward brctl ...
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Linux machine's wifi connection stops working after a few minutes

I have an issue that only occurs on a device pair: an ArchLinux [with the latest kernel] Asus UX31A machine and a VirginMobile 4g hotspot. It appears that the internet connection on my laptop stops ...
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Internet not working without VPN or Hotspot shield

I can not browse internet without hotspot shield. Whenever I turn on hotspot shield, everything gets fine. Without it I get "no internet connection" error. On mobile and other computers (over wifi) ...
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How do I log in to “The Cloud” wifi hotspots using curl?

In England at least, there's this accursèd thing called 'The Cloud', which increasingly provides all public wifi hotspots. Has anyone already knocked up a curl command/bash script/etc to log in to it ...
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microsoft virtual wifi miniport adapter has been replaced by

Microsoft virtual wifi miniport adapter has been replaced by Microsoft Wi-Fi direct Virtual adapter in Windows 8; I think. I created hosted network using netsh wlan show drivers netsh wlan set ...
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Unable to share internet by using HOSTEDNETWORK after installing AVAST recently

I was able to share my laptop's internet with my smartphone by using this command "netsh wlan start hostednetwork". But when I installed Avast in my Windows 8 OS, I am able to start the hostednetwork ...
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Firefox, error when accessing https url

I'm connected through a public wifi hotspot. No problem when using IExplorer. When I use Firefox, I obtain the following error message after asking for any https url, as for example ...
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Making a win Xp laptop a Wifi Hotspot [duplicate]

Hi I have a old win xp laptop which has wifi in it. I would like to convert this laptop as a wifihotspot. I should be able to connect from both Phone as well as computers. Is there any inbuilt ...
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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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DIR-505 I can ping google.com, but can't view webpage

I just bought a dlink DIR-505 to extend my wifi range in my house. While I can connect to the device, configure it in Hotspot mode, and PING an external address (google.com), I can't retrieve a web ...
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How to Create WiFi Hotspot with Single Adapter in Windows 7

I know how to create a hotspot when connected to a wired network, but when I am using internet from a WiFi connection, this disconnects the wireless connection the moment I activate the hotspot. In ...
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Hot spot connection speed reduction

I have some doubts on mobile hotspot , Suppose I create a hotspot from my phone and then connect my PC to the Hotspot , and lets say i am not using My mobile now , will I get the same speed on my PC ...
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Mobile access point to wired network

I have a situation where I'm using my mobile phone as my internet connection and connecting my WiFi enabled devices to it without problem. The problem is I have an array of devices which are ethernet ...
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Creating WiFi Access point on a single interface in Linux

I am trying to create a WiFi hotspot or an access point on my Linux laptop. I am using Opensuse Kde 12.3. I found out a software called hostapd which lets you create hotspot but it requires two ...
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same mac address on different network?

I read so many topics on the net about what happens if there is the same mac address used on different computers on the same network but i would like to know what exactly happens if someone for ...
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How to change DNS on hotspot

I have a laptop with ubuntu installed, and i turn on wireless hotspot. On my laptop, i have a http server, and i changed /etc/hosts file, and change 127.0.0.1 and my ipaddress(the wireless card ...
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“Your account is still active” (FireDigit Hotspot Manager)

My employer uses FireDigit Hotspot Manager to manage our wireless network. Of late, some users have complained that they keep getting the message "Your account is still active" when logging into the ...
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How to run a webcam without Internet cable

I live in an apartment in Washington, DC. My only option for cable (TV and Internet) is Comcast. I am extremely dissatisfied with my service and want to cancel. There's WiFi in the lobby of the ...