How can I turn a LAN Internet connection into WiFi to connect with my mobile?
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I want to use the LAN Internet connection provided by the Hostel I’m staying at with my mobile.



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Answers (7)
  • Sumanth V

    Use this link Create Wifi Hotspot in Windows using Command line
    Or you can use the app Open Garden if you are using Android.

  • Bharat G

    although the solutions provided above will work but if you want a solution without any software, then you can use this batch program to set up a wi-fi hotspot:

    netsh wlan set hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=Bharat key=12345678
    netsh wlan start hostednetwork

    ... here the wi-fi hotspot will be created with the name "Bharat" and the password "12345678"

    Hope this helps

  • Bharat G

    although the solutions provided above will work but if you want a solution without any software, then you can use this batch program to set up a wi-fi hotspot

    netsh wlan set hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=Bharat key=12345678
    netsh wlan start hostednetwork

    ... here the wi-fi hotspot will be created with the name "Bharat" and the password "12345678"
    Hope this helps

  • Mian S

    There are two ways of doing it:

    1. Note: This only works on Windows 7.

    Go to Network & Sharing Center > Change Adapter Settings. Select your Ethernet and Wifi Adapters, right click and make a bridge connection. Then go back and click on Create a new connection, select Ad-Hoc connection and set it up, voila your laptop/PC is turned into a Wifi Hotspot.

    2. You can use software's like:

    i. Connectify Hotspot
    ii. http://www.wifihotspotcreator.com/
    iii. http://virtualrouter.codeplex.com/

    Hope this will help you! :)

  • Harshit J

    You need to buy a wifi router to convert you LAN internet into a hotspots.

  • Kamil K

    There's always http://www.connectify.me/ too - now $24 for lifetime license.

  • Hovsep A

    which mobile you have and OS version?

    Virtual Router Plus ??
    http://virtualwifihotspot.codeplex.com/releases/view/101496

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