How are you configuring the hotspot?
What kind of network are you using?
Are you using a proxy?
What image are you using on the board?
Are you receiving an error message?
Please let us know more information about the configuration you are using and how are you testing this
I Just followed the below link to switch my Edison Board as AP
I am using a proxy server.
edison-iotdk-image-280915 used in My Intel edison Board..
No I am not getting any errors.
-----I just followed the instructions giving and I successfully turned my edison as hotspot. From other laptop or mobiles I can see the Edison hotspot and can successfully establish the connection . But I cannot browse any pages.
Try with the following: Working Behind a Network Proxy The problem could be that you are not setting the user and password for your proxy, or are you setting the proxy in a different way?