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Yoga 2 Pro, Wifi Direct?


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Hey all! I just got the Yoga 2 Pro, and I was wondering if anyone knows if it support Wifi Direct? I tried looking online and couldn't figure out. I checked the product page and I tried looking at Intels site but I'm still not sure

 

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Anyone?

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On that note can my hp g6 laptop support Wifi Direct? I don't know if wifi direct requires specific wifi H/W or not.

It depends on the wireless card you have installed, and whether it supports wifi direct or not.

 

Which wireless card have you got?

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Its an  Internal one !  I beleive this. My laptop is really old though. early 2012

 

A quick search online shows Realtek RTL8188CE   is wifi-direct capable. From memory the Realtek's add a virtual wifi adaptor for wifi-direct

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Thanks so much. I will go download the My Wifi

 

Download the full driver and software package for your device direct from intel's website.

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Download the full driver and software package for your device direct from intel's website.

EDIT: I found the download and installed it but my phone isn't showing up and my PC isn't showing up on my phone. :(

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You should have a wifi-direct on/off toggle along with a do not disturb toggle on the right hand side of the dashboard. It needs to be turned on, before it will find anything.

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You should have a wifi-direct on/off toggle along with a do not disturb toggle on the right hand side of the dashboard. It needs to be turned on, before it will find anything.

I only have Do Not Disturb. :(

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Seems to be an ongoing issue. There are some suggested fixes...

 

https://communities.intel.com/thread/33822

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Seems to be an ongoing issue. There are some suggested fixes...

 

https://communities.intel.com/thread/33822

Damn. Thanks though!

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