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How to fix choppy audio and Wi-Fi problems with Bluetooth speaker on Mac OS X Lion?

I have a Creative D200 Bluetooth speaker that I use with my 2011 MacBook Pro running Mac OS X Lion. The speaker more or less works as a Bluetooth audio device, but I run into two problems seemingly ...
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1answer
260 views

Connect to 3G internet connection (shared by iPhone) while connected to local network (wifi) without internet

Currently I need to connect to a local network that doesn't has any internet connection Let's say this is the rough idea of this local network: router: 192.168.1.1 computer a: 192.168.1.2 ...
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1answer
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Forcing 5 GHz on MacBook Pro

I currently have the retina MacBook Pro running OS X lion and want to force the wireless card to only connect only to 5GHz networks. Both the 2.4GHz and 5GHz have the same SSID so I can not pick ...
0
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1answer
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How to change MAC address on Mac OS X 10.7.3 Lion?

I'm trying to change the MAC address for the interface en1. ifcongig Output: lo0: flags=8049<UP,LOOPBACK,RUNNING,MULTICAST> mtu 16384 options=3<RXCSUM,TXCSUM> inet6 fe80::1%lo0 ...
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2answers
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How to use the AWUS036H on MacBook Pro with Lion and Backtrack in VM?

I have the AWUS036H USB WiFi adapter and have recently upgraded the OSX to Lion. The thing is, there are no drivers for Lion for the AWUS036H, and I would have to boot into 32bit mode every time I ...
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Macbook Pro is reachable via ethernet, unreachable via wifi

edit: problem (kind of) solved. It's a problem with the wireless network. no need to answer this. Up until recently I had no issues at all. I'm not sure what changed to cause this. Here's the ...
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1answer
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Is there really no way to set up Backtrack or any virtual machines in VirtualBox to recognize a wireless interface?

I can't find a solid answer anywhere. Can you just not do wireless interface specific stuff in a virtualized Backtrack? All it ever comes up with for network interfaces in backtrack is the ethernet ...
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1answer
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How to connect PC and Mac directly via Wi-fi?

I have 2 notebooks. One with Windows 7 another with Mac OS X Lion. How do I connect these notebooks via Wi-fi directly without a router?
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4answers
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Is bluetooth tethering slower than Wifi?

I'm tethering a Galaxy Nexus (running Android ICS) with my Macbook Pro (2009 model, running Lion). What's the difference between bluetooth and wifi tethering in terms of: latency bandwidth power ...
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0answers
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I can only access my school network using Firefox on Lion. How can I fix this so all programs can access the internet? [closed]

Since upgrading to Lion, only Firefox on my MacBook Pro has been able to connect to the school network. All other programs cannot access the network. However, this problem is remedied by shutting down ...
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2answers
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Wi-Fi issues (5 routers with same SSID, machine keeps switching routers)

I'm using a city wide Wi-Fi. It's really good, but I don't know where the routers actually are. The problem is that my Mac OS X Lion machine shows all bars for this network's SSID and some of the ...
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4answers
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Need to reboot wireless router to get internet to work after every restart of my laptop

I recently got a new ASUS RT-N10 LX wireless router. I set it up using a wired client. After setting up the router (SSID, authentication, etc.), I got rid of the wired client and I was able to connect ...
2
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0answers
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Mac OS X Lion - way to associate to only one BSSID and disable hopping? (WDS network)

Question: Is there any way on the Mac OS X Lion to force client connection to a specified BSSID? Problem details: I have been connection to WDS-based network and I can see three of the network's ...
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2answers
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MacBook Pro on Lion can't see 802.11g Airport Express network

I've just created a wifi network using an 802.11g Airport Express. My 2010 Mac mini (running Windows 7 via Boot Camp), and my iPhone 4 (running iOS 5) both see and connect to the Airport Express's ...
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1answer
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wifi cracking WEP with macbook vmware and backtrack 5r1 [closed]

Im trying to crack the WEP on my personal router. I have a macbook with osx lion airport extreme that has backtrack 5 in a VM. I have heard of kismac but currently it doesn't work well with lion. What ...
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1answer
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MacBook Pro does not connect to WiFi network automatically

At some point, my MacBook Pro (3,1, Late 2007, running Lion) stopped connecting automatically to my WiFi network, e.g. when awaking from sleep. Also, it takes it unusually long (~ 1 minute) from ...
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1answer
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Dual band usb adapter that works with OS X Lion

I have a Mac Mini 2007 which has an b/g adapter built into it and would like to use it in a wireless n network. Does anyone know of a dual band usb wireless n adapter that works with OS X Lion?