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How to share files between a desktop and a laptop using WiFi? [closed]

I want to know how to share files between a desktop and a Laptop using WiFi. I have a TP-Link router and my desktop is connected to it with an Ethernet cable and the laptop is connected wirelessly.
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How I can transfer files from my Samsung galaxy tab S to my windows 8.1 PC using Wi-Fi direct?

Wi-Fi direct is supported natively by Samsung galaxy tab S and windows 8.1. Wi-Fi direct allow far faster transfer than bluetooth and USB2.0 (through 802.11ac in my case :-) were both my computer and ...
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sharp peaks in network usage while streaming video, not while streaming music

I'm watching netflix with the Windows task manager open. The Wi-Fi graph in the performance tab shows ~100% network usage for a second or two and then drops to ~0%. Can someone explain why it's ...
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Streaming movies via network stops after a few secs but only on WiFi

Streaming movies via network stops after a few secs but only on Wifi? (XP HOME SP3) I have 2 computers, 1 Main tower PC (with ext 2 TB drive), and a 3GB laptop. When I stream movies from my 2TB ext ...
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Seamless wifi Handover with Ubuntu and network cards

I am trying to do an experiment using two ubuntu server machines. They are running ubuntu 12.04 and wifi adapters are connected. I made them wifi hotspots using hostapd. Now I have two access points ...
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Single external antenna on multi-antenna WiFi n-enabled network card

I want to buy a PCI WiFi card, that supports networks in n standard (TP-LINK TL-WN851ND). It has two antennas, and it supports MIMO feature (yet I don't know if it's the standard one, or propertiary). ...
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File transfer between laptops on same wifi network via browser?

Now I being using AirDroid to transfer files from my laptop to phone. Just open the app on phone, and type the address of the ip in browser on laptop and send you files. I was wondering, if the same ...
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300Mbps Wireless router but extremely slow speed

I have this TP-Link TL-WR840N which claims to be a b/g/n 300Mbps wifi router connected to Wimax modem and to PC using 1 Gigabit port. when send or recieve files from other devices (android ...
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Faster folder transfer over WiFi network

I have two PCs, one is connected to my router NetGear DGN3500 directly with cable and the other through WiFi interface, this PC can not be connected with direct cable and it also the PC has the ...
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Can a wireless keyboard mouse work with a laptop's Wi-Fi rather than inserting its own USB stick?

Is there a way I can use a wireless keyboard and mouse without inserting its USB stick into the USB port? By just using the Wi-Fi available on the laptop.
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access my desktop from android device [duplicate]

I want to access my desktop (Windows/linux/unix) from android device 1 and to share files(from desktop) to android device 2,3 etc. I need some guidance to start this android development.If any one ...
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How to setup a LAN network in Wireless? [closed]

I know the way to give a IP and make a network in wired system. But having no idea, How to make a network in Wireless system. I would like to do a home network with 4 laptop. One laptop is wifi ...
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Free and easy file sharing or at least send files within local wifi

is there any easy way to share or at least send files within local network (in my case wifi) and between various machines with Kubuntu linux and Windows 7? I often have to send some files to a ...
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How can I extend my wifi to get 50 more meters of range?

I'm using Linksys WAG120N Wireless-N Home ADSL2+ Modem Router. My router's WIFI is not that powerful. My other rooms don't get a good signal because of where the Router is located. Would a repeater ...
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Second wifi router for internal LAN file transfer - freeing up main internet wifi signal

We use Dropbox to share large files (100mb) which need to be kept in sync on multiple machines, this is fine, but slows down the network with it constantly uploading and downloading these files. Is ...
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can i send an emergency beacon connected to every device connected to my wifi AP

I've seen a team demonstrating an idea of broadcasting an emergency beakon to all the devices connected to a wifi access point without authentication. they claim that they can send upto 27,XXX bytes ...
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Update Samsung S3 to 4.2.2 and does it support API level 17? [closed]

I have my Samsung Galaxy S3 updated to Android 4.2.2. So does it mean my phone supports all features like WiFi Direct and Miracast? I want to get all the APIs that are available in API level 17 like ...
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How can I connect 2 windows 8 machines with WiFi Direct?

I noticed I have a WiFi direct network adapter in Device Manager. Did a bit of research and it provides peer-to-peer communication between two devices using WiFi. I searched on how to treansfer files ...
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Enabling WiFi-Direct on Mac

I recently purchased a Samsung NX1000 camera which has built-in WiFi, and supports sending images via WiFi-Direct to other devices. When I try to do this while both my Mac and the camera are in the ...
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1answer
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How do programs acess the internet? [closed]

Just out of curiosity, how do programs acess the internet? For example, Icloud is a program by apple that automatically syncs photos, notes, etc. from an apple device to a pc through a wireless ...
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Can I transfer files from to GoPro 3 to my PC over Wifi? [closed]

There's an android / IOS app which connects to the GoPro3's WiFi to let you change settings, preview, and function the camera -- but it doesn't allow you to transfer the files. (Also I want to ...