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Questions tagged [wifi-direct]

a point-to-point Wi-Fi standard to enable devices to connect to each other without an access point.

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Unable to establish second Raspberry Pi [WIFI Direct] to a device

I have 2 Raspberry Pi and an Android Tablet and the Tablet is supposed to be controlling the Raspberry Pi via the webserver from the Pi. The Android Tablet has a Wifi Direct application and I was able ...
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Pi3 Webserver WiFi Connection

Looking to use Pi3 as a webserver (Apache, PHP, MySQL). I need it to allow other devices to connect to it via WiFi to access the hosted web site, Is WiFi-Direct the best way of doing this as there is ...
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Android build with WiFi direct support

Is there a build of Android for the Pi 3 that supports Wi-Fi direct? Some months ago I tried Emteria OS and while hotspot worked, WiFi direct did not...
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Connect to Android device using WiFi Direct

I would like to connect my Raspberry Pi 3B to a WiFi Direct group created on my Android phone. After enabling WiFi with raspi-config, I started wpa_supplicant with the following command: sudo ...
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Wifi Direct between two or more raspberry 3

I need connect two Pi 3 using Wifi direct, I don't know if is necessary modify the file wpa_supplicant.conf anyone knows how can I do this?
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Connecting My Raspberry Pi To My Laptop Via Adafruit WiFi Dongle Without Internet

I am running macOS 10.13.4 on my laptop and I am trying to connect it to my Raspberry Pi via wifi, I purchased a WiFi dongle from Adafruit to increase the range of the WiFi on the Pi by connecting it ...
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Two Wi-Fi networks on Raspberry Pi 3 Model B running Android

I'm trying to see if there is a way that I can have a Raspberry Pi 3 Model B running Android connected to two wi-fi networks at once? What I'm trying to do is to get a feed from a camcorder (which ...
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iw list with Raspberry Pi 3 to see valid configurations

We're trying to use the Raspberry Pi 3 in AP mode, P2P (Wi-Fi Direct), and Ad Hoc mode simultaneously. We believe this is possible from the output of other user's iw list. The valid configurations ...
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p2p-wlan0-0 departed in Wi-Fi direct connection

p2p (Wi-Fi Direct) connection between two Raspberry Pis. I am following these two links. PIN method with GO Wi-Fi Direct I made a mistake by updating and upgrading my Pi. It used to create p2p-...
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Printer driver issue with Officejet 2620 series and CUPS for wifi print

I am setting up wifi print on my Officejet 2620 series printer and my raspberry pi, but am unsure which printer driver to use from CUPs. I already used the "Officejet 2620" one, but to no avail. The ...
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802.11 action frames send/receive

Is it possible to gain access to 802.11 action frames TX/RX from software? There's a proprietary protocol based on vendor-specific action frames called ESP-NOW for ESP8266 and ESP32 chips, and I'd ...
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Controlling robot using raspberry pi 3 WiFi with no server, no web, no internet

I want to build a mobile robot with android as a controller from long range, I think it's best to connect using wifi, not a bluetooth because it's too short range. My problem is "how to connect my ...
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Controlling multiple RPis using SSH (no infrastructure network available)

My goal is to be able to access multiple Raspberry Pi Zero Ws (3-5) simultaneously through SSH from a laptop running Linux. This has to be done in an area where there is no infrastructure network ...
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How to give a unchangeable, fixed hostname a Raspberry Pi 3 like a fixed IP address?

I'm using my Raspberry Pi 3 wirelessly. If I switch off power connection or reset my wifi router, the hostname changes. I've reserved a IP address from TP-LINK router that is 192.168.0.105 and it does ...
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How can I connect to Pi Router that has no internet connection, to access run its local apps?

I have a Pi-turned-router that works great as a WiFi hotspot, I'm using hostapd. I would like to still be able to connect to the Pi's wireless ssid even when it's not connected to the internet, and ...
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How to connect two PI 3 to each other through ad-hoc connection?

Okay, I am very much a NEWBIE when it comes to these type of connections. So, I searched on this website on how to be able to do this and I came across two promising questions and answers. However, ...
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How to connect two PI 3 to each other through WIFI connection?

I have managed to get two pi 3 to connect to each other through Ethernet port. Now, I want to know if I can do the same with WIFI or do I need to do anything special to have 2 PIs talking to each ...
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Connect Pi3 to Windows/Linux via wifi direct?

I'm building something that needs to connect to a Pi3 wirelessly but there won't always be a wifi network for them to talk over. So I was hoping to use wifi direct to get them to talk directly. So ...
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how can I transfer files from raspberry pi 3 to windows and android via WiFi hotspot?

I want to transfer different types of files from the Raspbian OS to the windows and android through a WiFi hotspot that we created already,without a internet connection we need transfer the files?...
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How to connect to Pi 3 using WiFi Direct on Raspbian? [duplicate]

How can I set up my Pi 3, which is running Rasbian, so that I can connect to the internal WiFi using WiFi Direct?
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Unable to connect Rpi 3 directly through ethernet windows

When I type 'ping raspberrypi.mshome.net' it returns an ip address but each ping times out and I can't connect through putty. I was able to do this before, I've setup the ethernet connection as ...
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How to share PPPoE connection via WiFi?

I build wifi router for my house in the countryside. I only can have internet via wireless so I buy USB grid antenna and connect on PI and made a bridge to internal antenna. USB antenna is connected ...
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Setting up a WiFi-direct connection using pi3+arch linux arm and Android

I want to set up a wifi direct connection between my phone and my pi3. I followed this post Connect to Raspberry PI 3 over Wi-Fi direct hoping i would be at least able to see my phones open wifi ...
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Does the raspberry pi 3 wifi allows to connect to ad-hoc wifis?

I'm trying to connect my Raspberry Pi 3 to a GoPro Hero 4 camera that supports ad-hoc wifi connections so I can script some photo timelapses. I'm able to connect from a Windows machine, but unable ...
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Connect to Raspberry PI 3 over Wi-Fi direct

I want to connect from an android phone to a RPI 3 over Wi-Fi direct. I want to do it over Wi-Fi direct because the RPI will be a controller for one or more movable devices that will be used in ...
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RPi 3 ad-hoc network to configure WiFi credentials

I need help finding a proper tutorial or project that can achieve the following: I want to create an ad-hoc network that could be used to configure the RPi 3 to connect to an existing wifi network ...
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No ad-hoc compatible Wifi dongle

I've just bought the Edimax EW-7811UN Nano wifi dongle and I am having difficulties creating an ad-hoc connection between my macbook and the raspberry pi. I have read conflicting information ...
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How many devices can connect to this Wireless USB Adapter on Raspberry Pi?

I want to create a WiFi hotspot(access point) using Raspberry Pi. This is for my college project and I wanted to know how many devices can simultaneously access the WiFi hotspot on Raspberry Pi. I ...
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What is needed to set up a Pi as a local server? [closed]

I can find plenty of articles about setting a Raspberry Pi up as a regular server. My goal is to set up a Pi as a local server. A simplified scenario would be as follows: I have a Pi, no internet or ...
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Can't connect to hidden WPA2 hidden network

I am trying to connect to my works hidden network, I know the name of the nework and the password but it doesn't want to connect to the nework. I can see it when I scan and still it will not connect. ...
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Raspi as web server without router

I've, successfully gotten my Raspberry pi to operate as a web server, by connecting it to a router, identifying the ip and then accessing that ip from a browser on the same network. My question is, is ...
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How to enable Wifi direct on the Raspberry Pi using the TL-WN721N wireless Adapter (Noob instruction)

I was looking to find noob instructions on how to connect to the Raspberry Pi using Wifi Direct from either a phone or another computer. I tried a few instruction but they are aimed for more advanced ...
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Can I directly connect to my Pi wirelessly without a router?

I've seen a fair number of internet sites and forums that provide details on how to turn the Pi into an access point or a router. I've also seen that there are plenty of how tos out there on how to ...
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Raspberry PI WiFi Direct

I am trying to implement WiFi Direct using raspberry pi and Samsung Galaxy I9300. The raspberry pi of model B is running 3.9.11 kernel with raspbian wheezy image (2013-12-20-wheezy-raspbian.img) and ...
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Using Pi to stream all audio output from my pc to my stereo

My problem is quite simple but I have been unable to find a satisfying solution. Basically, I want my Raspberry Pi to be connected to my stereo and then play any audio output from my computer via ...
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How to connect Pi to an Android phone through WiFi Direct?

I am trying to connect Raspberry Pi with a Samsung Galaxy S3 through WiFi Direct. The online information on such process is quite sparse. The most close reference I can find is from CodeMonkeyRicky's ...