Almost all homes and offices are connected to a network connection these days, either through a dongle or a cable connection. Wireless routers, which enable you to share your connection with other wireless compatible devices, are also gaining popularity.
Simple Ways To Use Your Laptop As A WiFi Hotspot
mhotspot is the easiest to configure.
We’ll take the example of Maryfi here. Follow the steps below:
STEP 1: Click on the Settings Tab and enter the desired network name of your Hotspot.
STEP 2: Next, type out a suitable password for accessing your network. Keep it strong, because you don’t want any unauthorized person to access your connection.
STEP 3: Choose the type of connection you wish to share, in the ‘Internet to share’ drop down list.
After this, go to the Advanced Settings Tab. Here, select the interface for wireless connectivity under the ‘Share over’ tab. Also, do not forget to select the type of security mode you wish to assign for your hotspot.
Next, all you have to do is to click the ‘Start Hotspot’ button. Your PC/ Laptop is now ready to share your network connection with other devices.