If you had bought a dongle or a netsetter for the internet access on your personal computer and laptop and now you think you made a mistake of buying a dongle instead you should have bought a WiFi dongle, there may be some reasons behind this of which one may be you want to create Mobile hotspot so that other members of your house can use wifi internet on their devices, this will save money as you would not need different data packs on all your devices. If this is the case with you, No Worry! Just continue reading this article and you will come to know how you can create WiFi zone through your dongle.
If you are using Windows 10, good news for you and if not then you can upgrade your windows to Windows 10 and it’s free. Now, If you are using windows 10 on your laptop or computer then all you have to do is just update your windows 10 to its latest update called “Creators Update” because windows 10 creators update has came up with the new feature Mobile- Hotspot which simply lets you share your internet(Ethernet or WiFi) with others by creating a WiFi zone. It allows maximum 8 devices to connect with the Wifi network and I personally feel it’s enough for normal use.
Now, How to update Windows 10 Creators Update?
If you did not have received any update notification from the Microsoft Windows then you can update it manually by your own. Follow this step to do that—>
Here is the microsoft’s official link from where you can upgrade to Creators Update. Link
After enabling Mobile hotspot from the notification panel you can enjoy connecting devices with WiFi. You can change WiFi or network name and password and also network band if you need to change. For this Go to “All settings” from the notification panel and then go to the “Network & Internt” then “Mobile hotspot”, here you have control on everything about your WiFi name and password.
I used and tried this with my Idea 4g netsetter (dongle) and I connected 2 3G smart phones and the speed that I was getting on all device are just awesome. Idea 4g maximum speed gives upto 21Mbps downloading speed and 19Mbps uploading speed , it’s the speed I personally noticed using it since last year.
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