[xubuntu-users] Network Manager is missing the "use as hotspot" button. Is this a special version for Xubuntu? How do I easily set up a hotspot?
michaelshiloh1010 at gmail.com
Mon Jul 22 21:18:50 UTC 2013
I've recently returned to Xubuntu after growing tired with the bloat of
Ubuntu. I love Xubuntu and am happy I changed, and with very minor
issues I continue to learn my way around.
I recently found a need to share my wired internet access via wifi. Last
time I did this, a couple of years ago, I used Network Manager to create
a hotspot. This was easy, as there was a big friendly button labeled
"Use as Hotspot" which did just what I want. Back then, I was using Ubuntu.
Now this button is missing, and I don't know if that's part of Network
Manager's progress or if it's a special version of Network Manager for
Xubuntu. Does anyone know?
More importantly, how do I set up a hotspot as easily as I used to be
The laptop is the same one, so I know the card supports AP mode.
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