Wi-Fi hotspot

How to Make a Wi-Fi Hotspot on Your PC

Do you want to connect the internet on your phone or tablet through your PC?! Then, you need to turn the laptop into a Wi-Fi hotspot.

Here we have all the information on how you can make a Wi-Fi hotspot on your PC in multiple versions of Windows.

Setting up a Wi-Fi hotspot in Windows 10

To create a Wi-Fi hotspot in Window 10, follow these instructions:

  • Go to the Start Menu.
  • Select the ‘Settings’ option.
  • Find the ‘Network & Internet’ option and click on it.
  • Then, go inside the ‘Mobile hotspot
  • In the Mobile hotspot option, you need to click on the drop-down menu called ‘Share my network connection from’. Select a connection according to your requirement.
  • Now, it is time to click on the Edit option to add a new network along with name and password.
  • This will generate a new virtual connection via your PC.
  • Finally, you can turn on the ‘Share my internet connection with other devices’ available on the top of ‘mobile hotspot’.

Setting up a Wi-Fi hotspot in Windows 8 or 7

Here you need to ensure that the laptop or PC is connected to the router or the Ethernet cable. Then, follow these instructions:

  • Install a software on your laptop or PC to set up the hotspot.
  • Enter the name of the new network and password for the hotspot.
  • Go to the ‘Shared Connection’ menu and click on the Wireless Network Connection.
  • Now, you can start the installed software and connect to the hotspot via other devices.

While these instructions will help you a lot in making the Wi-Fi hotspot, you can also contact the remote support in case of any problem. Our toll-free number helps you to connect with the qualified technicians. You can seek help from us.


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