How to create a WIFI Hotspot in your Laptop.

Utilities Wi-Fi

Sometimes we need to create a wifi hotspot while we have connected a dongle or wired broadband connection to a PC. Although we can use thirdparty software with pretty GUI do so, they often comes with a price tag. This method cam let you create own free Wi-Fi hotspot from any PC running Windows OS.

Screenshots
In mobile show - Wifi hotspot successfully created
In mobile show – Wifi hotspot successfully created
In mobile shows - Connected to your PC.
In mobile shows – Connected to your PC.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Commands

We have to run the cmd as administration.First check weather wlan drivers are available on your pc or not.

C:Windowssystem32>netsh wlan show drivers

Now we configure the hotspot. We will give the username and password

C:Windowssystem32> netsh wlan set hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=Tejas-PC key=dubaramatpuchna

Now we on the hostednetwork or hotspot

C:Windowssystem32> netsh wlan start hostednetwork

After using the wifi to turn off the hotspot give command.

C:Windowssystem32> netsh wlan stop hostednetwork
C:Windowssystem32> exit

Now one thing to allow to share your PC Internet connection. We have to follow some steps.

Control Panel -> Network and Internet -> Network and Sharing Center -> Advanced sharing settings and turn on and allow everything in private and public .

Now you have all done. After once done above steps, you have to just start and stop the hosted network. You can also make the above start and stop command  write into a batch file and save it and run it as an administrator.

Thank you guys… keep enjoying wifi and keep sharing.

Thanks again and KEEP SHARING….!!!

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