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How to Connect PC Internet to Mobile via WiFi

Two Methods:

This wikiHow teaches you how to broadcast your Windows computer's Wi-Fi connection to your smartphone. You can do this on any computer that has a network hosting-enabled Wi-Fi adapter installed, meaning that you won't be able to use many desktop computers for this process. Keep in mind that this process is different than . If your computer's Wi-Fi adapter doesn't allow you to create a hotspot, you can to broadcast your Wi-Fi.

Quick Summary

1. Open Windows 10Settings.
2. ClickNetwork & Internet.
3. Click theMobile hotspottab.
4. Click the "Off" switch at the top of the page to turn it on.
5. Connect to the network on your smartphone.

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Steps

Using Windows 10 Settings

  1. Open Start .Click the Windows logo in the bottom-left corner of the screen.
  2. Open Settings .Click the Settings gear in the lower-left side of the Start menu. The Settings window will open.
  3. Click Network & Internet.It's the globe-shaped icon in the middle of the Settings window.
  4. Click theMobile hotspottab.This is on the left side of the window.
  5. Click the grey "Mobile hotspot" switch .It's at the top of the page. Clicking the switch turns it on which signifies that your computer is now broadcasting your Internet connection.
  6. Review the network name and password.In the middle of the page, look at the "Network name" and "Network password" headings to determine the name and password for your mobile hotspot.
    • The network name should be your computer's name, and the password should be your network's usual password.
  7. Connect your smartphone to your Wi-Fi network.Now that your Wi-Fi hotspot is set up on your computer, you can connect to it via your smartphone's Wi-Fi menu:
    • iPhone— Open your iPhone's Settings, tapWi-Fi, tap your hosted hotspot's name, enter the password, and tapJoin.
    • Android— Swipe down from the top of the screen, long-press the Wi-Fi icon, tap your hosted hotspot's name, enter the password, and tapJOINorCONNECT.

Using Connectify

  1. Make sure that you have a wireless adapter installed.You can check to see if your computer has a built-in Wi-Fi adapter by doing the following:
    • Open Start .
    • Type incommand prompt, then clickCommand Prompt.
    • Type innetsh wlan show driversand pressEnter.
    • Wait for your adapter's information to appear. If you instead see "The Wireless AutoConfig Service is not running" appear, you don't have a wireless adapter installed.
  2. Download the Connectify setup file.Connectify is a free app that you can use to broadcast your computer's Wi-Fi over short distances:
    • Go to in your computer's web browser.
    • Click the purpleDownloadbutton.
    • ClickContinue to Download.
  3. Install Connectify.Once the Connectify setup file finishes downloading, you can install it by double-clicking it and then doing the following:
    • ClickYeswhen prompted.
    • ClickI Agree.
    • ClickAgree
    • Check the "Reboot now" box.
    • ClickFinish.
  4. Wait for your computer to finish restarting.Once your computer boots back up, you can proceed.
  5. Open Connectify if necessary.Double-click the "Connectify Hotspot 2019" icon on your computer's desktop.
    • Skip this step if the Connectify window opens automatically.
  6. ClickTry it Out.It's a purple button at the bottom of the Connectify app window.
  7. Click theWi-Fi Hotspottab.This is at the top of the Connectify window.
  8. Change your password if necessary.In the "Password" text box, delete the existing text and type in the password you want to use for your network.
    • You cannot change the network name in the free version of Connectify.
  9. ClickStart Hotspot.It's at the bottom of the window.
  10. Wait for your computer's hotspot to start.Once Connectify alerts you that the hotspot is enabled, you can proceed.
  11. Connect your smartphone to your Wi-Fi network.Now that your Wi-Fi hotspot is set up on your computer, you can connect to it via your smartphone's Wi-Fi menu:
    • iPhone— Open your iPhone's Settings, tapWi-Fi, tap your hosted hotspot's name, enter the password, and tapJoin.
    • Android— Swipe down from the top of the screen, long-press the Wi-Fi icon, tap your hosted hotspot's name, enter the password, and tapJOINorCONNECT.

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  • Question
    How can mobile WiFi connect to PC WiFi?
    wikiHow Contributor
    Community Answer
    Open the WiFi hotspot setting on your phone and connect through there.
    Thanks!
  • Question
    I followed the instructions, but this didn't work for my Lumia 730. Is there anything else I can try?
    wikiHow Contributor
    Community Answer
    Make sure you are not being hacked, make sure you don't have a virus, and make absolutely sure you have the WiFi password correct.
    Thanks!
  • Question
    How do I connect an Android phone and laptop in a network using a WiFi router without use of any app?
    wikiHow Contributor
    Community Answer
    If you have Windows, go to the bottom right-hand corner where you should see a dot and a series of curves. Click on that and choose your network and enter your password.
    Thanks!
Unanswered Questions
  • How do I know if my phone has a WiFi connection?
  • Why can't I browse even though I'm connected?
  • The group or resource is not in the correct state to perform the requested operation message is showing with virtual router manager. How it can be solved?
  • I have connected my mobile phone to Windows hotspot, but there is no internet access to the private network I am sharing. What should I do?
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  • The Connectify method will work for any Windows 10, 8.1, or 7 computer that has a network hosting-enabled Wi-Fi adapter card installed.

Warnings

  • Not all USB Wi-Fi adapters come equipped with network hosting abilities. If you decide to use a Wi-Fi adapter, make sure that yours supports network hosting.

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