How To Create A Wifi Hotspot With Ubuntu Linux – Easy And Fast

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Sometimes you might need to have or give input to the Internet from your computer to other computers, or take a wireless access point for the Internet connection. Others like you do to carry out its work, research, information or download videos quickly and easily.

But the differences between the router, modem and LAN access point , or what is connection WiFi?   it is a technological tool that enables the computer and electronic form without connection, wireless can connect different devices there is an exchange of information


The term wireless or Wi-Fi is derived from the abbreviation of English origin Wireless Fidelity brand in Spanish means wireless fidelity. Wireless emits electromagnetic waves to your signal. Wifi for your work must be connected to a router or a router with an antenna to transmit the longer-range signal.

With Wifi can be your Internet connection over short distances or long, in small or large businesses residential homes. This way you have the opportunity, through this connection that multiple users can connect to the Internet is free or paid multiply.

It is important to mention that if teams are close to the connection, more strong and fast Internet will be your signal.

Various types of wire, such as 2.4 GHz band with a connection speed 11Mbit/s to 300 Mbit/s. It is used to anchor   with different wireless systems and Bluetooth; and the 5 GHz band IEEE 802.11ac.

But for you to enjoy this service, you must have an access point is nothing more than a mechanism that allows you to create a local wireless network to connect to a switch, router, via cable in an environment href = “”> .


access are preferred by companies because about 60 connections accepted by both computer without any hindrance or interruption. Connections can regardless of whether your computer has a proprietary operating system (Windows) or a free operating system (Linux). This operating system has many distributions between it Ubuntu.

What is Ubuntu?

Ubuntu , a popular Linux distribution based on Debian office whose name was chosen by the company Canonical LTD. This name comes from Ubuntu Zulu tribe that means. Humanity to us

This Linux distribution was created so that the user can easily installations or downloads, open source and released under license, for free.

Ubuntu offers a sinnúmeros component as a web browser, email, editor and director of photography, file manager, music player. It offers its services in over 130 languages, so many people   use.

This OS gives you a chance if you have ideas for future innovation, complaints or suggestions can feel free to do so, you simply click and express their official website.

How you can create a WiFi access point with Ubuntu Linux – Quick and easy on your computer


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can create a WiFi access point in Windows or if you are going to make your Ubuntu 14.04 access point can use the KDE network connection manager program and do the following:

Step 1

Install on your computer apt-get install plasma -nm already installed this command control and run the &NBSP ; kde-nm-connection editor. Click Add-& gt; Wireless shared and can therefore make your own wireless access point


Step 2

Then you will see a window appears where you can change or set parameters such as password security, network and others.

Step 3

Ubuntu network click and choose to connect to a hidden network and see another window where the network you created, select now appears.

Step 4

Visualize your successful login, searching the network you created and compares if it appears on another computer and try to see if you are connected.   Now you can enjoy your wireless access point on your computer with Ubuntu quickly, easily and simply. In addition, Ubuntu will offer new versions that can be enjoyed on the network. If the connection fails, you can search the improve speed wireless Internet and speed.

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