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how to create wifi hotspot in laptop without software



By  Himesh Darji     8:00 AM    Labels:,,,,,,,,,, 


Here is the tutorial for how to create a wifi hotspot in windows 7, windows 8, windows 8.1. without using any kind of software. You don’t require any software like connectify. Just follow this simple steps and make a virtual wifi Router or Wifi hotspot.

Most modern devices have built in wifi adapters which allow you to access the wifi hotspot anywhere you go. But what if your laptop has only wired Internet connection or you have wifi access only to your laptop and you want to share internet connection to your mobile, ipad, TV, Playstation console,etc.In such situations, you can turn your windows laptop into wifi hotspot so that you can connect your other devices to internet also.

Just follow simple steps and create your wifi hotspot 



  1. Select Command Prompt(Run as Administration) in your computer.

  2. Check whether your computer is supported for Hosted network or not. Type the following command in Command Prompt. Command : netsh wlan show drivers

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If the result is “YES” then proceed to Step 3 or else download the required drivers from your vendor website.

Configuring the Hosted network connection:


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Type “netsh wlan set hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=yourname key=yourpassword” (enter the command without the quotations). and Hit Enter

You have successfully established the Network Connection.

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Start your hosted network use Command : netsh wlan start hostednetwork

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Go to control Panel -> Network and Internet and select Network and Sharing Center.

Select “Change adapter settings” in the left side column of Network and Sharing Center.



Right click on your Wireless Network Adapter (which have internet connection) and select properties. Select the tab “Sharing“. Check the option “Allow other network users to connect through this internet’s connection” option. Mention your newly created hosted network name.

You have successfully turned on your WiFi Hotspot. Now you can surf internet from any device using the Hotspot.

To stop the hosted network, type the command ” netsh wlan stop hostednetwork” in command prompt.
Don't you think this takes much time to typing command promotes so here is solution..


First write the commands on a notepad



Then save it with the extension bat.  e.g. wifi.bat

Your batch file is made and now execute the file with Admin Privileges. save it on desktop that's it.

your wifi hotspot is ready.


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