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To create a WiFi hotspot with your laptop. If your laptop or computer is connected to the internet via WiFi or Ethernet, you can use this method to create a hotspot so your phone and other devices can access the internet If you don’t have the WiFi password. I used this method to gain internet access on my phone at work, where I did not know the password, but I had a PC connected to the internet.

Difficulty: Moderate (Difficult for those not familiar with command prompt)

Materials Needed:

  • Computer with Windows
  • Computer with wireless network card
  • Administration access to computer

Step 1: Get Your Computer Ready

Start up your computer. Place half of these instructions on one side of the screen, while having the other side open.

in step 6, the connection:wifi link is not getting clicked, it is a public network same as in the screenshot, but it is only available for viewing and is not getting clicked. what should i do?
EhisS11 months ago

This was so easy and working perfectly. Thumbs up

it is not starting sir

the hosted network could't started.

The group or resource is not in the correct state to perform the required operation.

Great first Instructable. Very well written.