How to Turn Your Windows 10 Laptop into a Wi-Fi Hotspot

With Connectify Hotspot you can turn your Windows 10 laptop into a Wi-Fi hotspot and share your Internet connection with any other Wi-Fi enabled device. No matter where you are, Connectify Hotspot is the most simple way to ensure that you’re connected on tablets, smartphones, and everything else you use on a daily basis. Follow these easy steps to turn your Windows 10 computer into a real Wi-Fi hotspot:

Step 1: Click here to get Connectify Hotspot for your Windows 10 PC. Once you’ve installed it, click the purple ‘Try It Out’ button to get started.

Step 2: Give your Hotspot a Name. This will be the network name that your Wi-Fi enabled devices see and connect to.

Step 3: Protect your Hotspot by giving it a unique password. Your Connectify Hotspot is secured by the same WPA2 Wi-Fi security standard used by many physical routers.

Step 4: Now, the ‘Internet to Share’ dropdown should be set to the Internet connection that you want to share as Wi-Fi using Connectify Hotspot

Step 5: You’re ready to rock! Click the ‘Start Hotspot’ button to start sharing your Internet connection. Now, all of your friends and family can easily join your Connectify Hotspot like they would with any other Wi-Fi Hotspot.

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