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Linux Hotspot

Create hotspot with Linux (Ubuntu Gnome)

This manual shows how to use a Linux PC as a WiFi router. The WiFi will be accessble as long as your PC is running.

Requirements:

Manual:

  1. Klick on “Activities” in the upper left corner, enter “Network” into the searchbar and select “Wi-fi” from the results.

  1. Now click on the Menu in the upper right corner (the three dots) and click on “Turn On Wi-Fi Hotspot”

  1. Give your hotspot a name
  2. Assign your hotspot a password or let the PC generate one for you.

Important: Choose a secure passsword here! The hotspot uses an old Encryption (WEP), so configuring a strong password is essential here!