This article is about to describe, how to convert your PC/Laptop into a Wi-Fi hotspot. These days, most of electronic gadgets are Wi-Fi enabled. What to do if there is no any Wi-Fi hotspot near you. Why not to turn your PC/Laptop into a Hotspot.
Oh! yes, Hotspot is another name of Coverage Area of Internet Network in case of Wireless Network. In this mode, WLAN is created between devices and typically use Wi-Fi for Internet Access or connecting to any other External Web Service.
Lets start our procedure without so much Blah... Blah…
What You Should Have.
1. Active Internet Connection (Lan or Any Data Card) on your Windows Device.
2. Wi-Fi hardware installed and drivers installed properly.
3. User Account with Admin Permission.
See your Network Connections by typing ncpa.cpl in Run or Command Prompt.
Step 1. To Enable Microsoft Hosted Network Virtual Adaptor
netsh wlan set hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=john key=john1234
The hosted network mode has been set to allow.
The SSID of the hosted network has been successfully changed.
The user key passphrase of the hosted network has been successfully changed.
Step 2. To Start the Newly Created HostedNetwork.
Type below command on Command Prompt which is already open with Administrator Privilege.
netsh wlan start hostednetwork.
All as above
start: We are starting hostednetwork
How Network Connections will look after starting.
Step 3. Share your Existing Internet with newly created Adaptor.
You have done, Now you have successfully started your Hotspot and can connect your Devices to that hotspot.
All the Best,