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Laptop AP not showing up on Galaxy Tab

I have setup my Windows XP laptop to be a WiFi AP. Next, I connected to the AP using proper authentication. My expectation is that, after connecting, it will show up on other devices. In the past, I ...
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1answer
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Limiting WiFi bandwitdh to users connecting to Access Point

I have setup my Laptop to be a Access point so others nearby can connect to it. Now, I would like to limit the speed to those users so they cannot overload the Internet connection with their requests. ...
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Can I create an Infrastructure access point from built-in WiFi (as opposed to Ad-Hoc) on Windows XP?

I want to use my Windows XP laptop as an access point. What I am trying to achieve is possible under Windows 7 with a myriad of utilities, but the wireless driver stack was different before Windows ...
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0answers
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Wireless adapter randomly chooses to set encryption

Using Windows XP SP3, updated drivers yesterday, "Belkin Wireless G+ MIMO" or something router + adapters. But specifically: When the Encryption says enabled, the network connects fine. When it's ...
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1answer
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How do I get my laptop to work at Wireless N speed?

I have a Tenda WAP which has two attenas. Which I'm told means with it transfer wireless N and the slower speed. It's a Tenda W300D Wireless-N ADSL3+ Modem Router. I've just bought a Tenda wireless N ...
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Aircrack-ng Usage on Windows (XP) — Needs clear steps

I've found that Aircrack-ng is very powerful tool for wireless hacking. But it is a bit complicated to use (even with its documentation). Also, when I run the GUI, it needs to add a "capture file". ...
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1answer
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How do I get my XP laptop to connect with Wireless N, WAP set to 11b/g/n mixed mode?

I'm trying to get my wireless XP Pro laptop to connect to my wireless access point / ADSL modem at the faster Wireless N speed. My WAP is set to 11b/g/n mixed mode, so I think that means that it ...
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Use laptop as an access point?

My router is in one room while my laptop has wireless connection with it in another room. In the same room I have a PC which doesn't have wireless and only option I can connect it to this router is by ...