Sharing Internet From Laptop To Mobile Via WIFI In Windows 7

Sharing Internet From Laptop To Mobile Via WIFI In Windows 7
  • Jan 12th, 2024
  • Abhishek Chauhan
  • Windows
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Want to know how to share the Internet from laptop to mobile via wifi in Windows 7? If yes, read this informative blog to establish an internet connection between your mobile device and laptop via wifi.

The Internet is one of the most essential things to run various applications on mobile and laptops. Without internet service, there is no fun on mobiles and laptops. Right? The Internet allows us to browse the web, run different apps, watch movies and web series online, etc., on the computer and mobile phones. If your mobile recharge pack is finished and you want to access the Internet on your mobile and from your computer, read this article to do it with the most straightforward methods.


Here are the following methods to easily share the Internet from a laptop to a mobile.

1.      Through hotspot

 To use the hotspot to share the Internet, follow these easy steps -:

·        Turn on your laptop, refresh the main page, and click on the network icon from the taskbar.

·        Click the "Open Network and Sharing Center "option next to Internet access under network.

·        After opening the "Open Network and Sharing Center "option, Change your Network Settings under it.

· Then click the" Set Up a New Connection or Network" option under Change your network settings.

·        On the next page, click the "Set up a wireless ad-hoc (computer-to-computer) network "option and click next.

·        Read all the details of setting up a wireless ad hoc network page.

·        Give details of the wifi hotspot you want to create, including network, security type, and security key.

·        Fill out all the details, such as network name, security type, and security key, then click the Next button.

·        Now, your created network name will be added to the available network and connection list. It will be shown with the status of "Waiting for users."

·        Again, go back to the "Network and Sharing Center" and click on the "Change Adapter Settings" option under it.

·        Enable or activate the "Allow other network users to connect through this computer's Internet connection" option from the Advanced tab area and then click the OK button to proceed.

·        Now, this wireless hotspot connection you set up will be available on your mobile phone.

Now, you can easily access the Internet via a wifi hotspot setup from your laptop to your mobile.

2.      With the help of a Command prompt

Using a command prompt, You can turn your laptop into a hotspot. To do this, follow these simple steps -:

·        Click the start icon and type the command prompt in the settings.

·        Click on the option of "run as administrator" to open the command prompt page.

·        netsh WLAN set hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=MyNetworkhere key=Password enter this command and hit the enter button.

·        Change the word my network here in the above line with the name you would like to assign to your wifi hotspot. Replace the Password word with the security key assigned to the wifi mobile hotspot.

·        Again, enter the following command -: netsh WLAN start hostednetwork

·        Now, Go to Control Panel and navigate to Network and Internet > Network and Sharing Centre > Change Adapter Settings.

·        Allow that network user option to use the Internet on other devices and click OK.

·        Now, you can connect your mobile phone to the Internet via wifi.

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    3. With the help of a third-party app or software

      You can also share the Internet on mobile with the help of a third-party app or software.

Numerous apps or software are available that use your computer's or laptop's wifi adapter to build a wifi hotspot in Windows. One of the most beneficial reasons for using the free third-party app is that you can easily create, edit, and manage wifi hotspots from one place. You can activate or deactivate the wifi hotspot of the laptop whenever you want.

Some examples of these third-party apps are -:

·        Connectify hotspot

· wifi hotspot greater

·        My public wifi

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This blog concludes with the three methods you can use to share the Internet from laptop to mobile via wifi in Windows 7.

Frequently Asked Questions

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yes, you can use a third-party app to share the internet from your laptop to your mobile .for example, the Connectify Hotspot app.

Yes, Windows 7 can access mobile hotspots.

Yes, you can share it.
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