Internet is the need of the gadgets and gizmos present in today’s generation, the devices made today depend on internet for functionality and working. Almost every person has a smartphone, laptop, Personal Computer in their possession due to their needs and an internet connection is surely being founded on each device. Among the many will be facing the slow network connection speed problem and having difficulty in working on the device, the problem is common with people and they often encounter it.

You can create a Wi-Fi hotspot in your Windows 8 / 7 and 8.1 PC’s and laptops, sharing the internet connection of the device for your smartphone. It is best way of getting the fast speed of internet and making the problem of slow internet connection speed to rip off. Sharing the internet connection through Wi-Fi Hotspot provides the person to have a single data plan and use the internet in less cost. We have given the methods to create the Wi-Fi Hotspot in your home below.


Creating Wi-Fi Hotspot in your Windows 7, 8 and 8.1:

Firstly ensure that your Windows operating system device’s hardware supports the feature of Hotspot or not.

Method 1:

You can make a Hotspot by downloading the Virtual Router application for making the process. It is an open source application basically about routing the desktop’s internet connection. The software is efficient in creating the hotspot for sharing purposes and is accessible by any device or smartphone. Virtual Router is secured with WPA2 and there is no tension about the connection shared through the hotspot.


Just install the software and reboot the system, open the application and fill in the network name along with the password for starting the sharing process. After this, you are ready to use the internet connection of your PC.

Method 2:

There is another way of creating the hotspot; it can be also opened through command prompt of the system. Open the command prompt of the system in administrative mode and enter the command netsh wlan show drivers. After doing so, ensure the hosted network support is on with yes, if not then open it. For opening it you have to type the command netsh wlan start hostednetwork in the CMD.

Windows CMD

Now enter the command netsh wlan set hosted networkmode= allow key=Techraze, press enter and it will show that the hosted network mode has been set to allow with the ssid of the hosted has been successfully changed and the user key passphrase of the hosted network has been success fully changed. Now Techraze is your Wi-Fi name and Techraze is the password of the Wi-Fi, you can change the password according to your choice.

Windows Wifi

The above methods will help to create a personalized Wi-Fi hotspot. If you don’t how to do the process through the command prompt one, then you can simply download the software of the process. The CMD method is for the one who have the technical features knowledge about the operating system and the machine.

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