Step 3: I don't have a network called 'Hotspot'. Even i have tried to change the devices to connect to this hotspot. You can delete these posts as it is not a wifi sharing issue at all. That is why I still hope that Microsoft finds back to its old strength and creates intuitive to use operating systems. I am sharing a dial up connection 3G modem.Next
What could be the reason, any suggesstions? Enabling sharing under the sharing tab. Great page, so grateful, all worked beautifully and my ipad see the network but when I type in the password it comes up unable to connect, I don't know if it is just this wont work with an apple machine or that I typed the password in wrong when I did step 3 key bit, I assume that is the password. Regarding comments about other operating systems early in the comments, the process is trivially easy in Linux Mint. Usernames are somewhat less secure given the types of passphrases often used, by contrast, when the server is configured not to check client certificates,you dont have to change any settings in Skype or Viber. You can try to uninstall Virtual Router and then reinstall it.Next
I had the hotspot running but there was no internet access to it. How this helps others as it took me ages to get it working. I have no idea what else to do. Rebooting the phone could also help. But the settings didn't go back to normal.Next
The issue is that the internet is not coming. Now type netsh wlan start hostednetwork and press enter. Make sure that if you are using notepad to create it that it doesn't have. Being able to connect without internet access usually means that you shared the wrong network adapter. The group or resource is not in the correct state to perform the requested operation. Seamless,indoor Blackspots don't stand a chance. Vinod, there are countless possible reasons why you can't connect to your Windows WiFi.
It has become a direct competitor of Windows. Hi, The problem that I am facing is with respect to connecting and running internet on my android phone on a hotspot created on Windows 8. I too am only getting a text box , not the drop down menu that allows you to select another option. Once you do this, I have found on my wife's computer that she has to click the batch file every time to start the connection, but doesn't have to go into the sharing center for that setting. Seems like built in Windows 8. Hi, am I right that this procedure allows only one network adapter to share the internet? I appreciate the steps that you have tried to resolve the issue.Next
I would try your configuration with another provider, for instance in a coffee shop. Transparent connectivity to the corporate network. I too am only getting a text box , not the drop down menu that allows you to select another option. Please see if you can figure out anything with your expertise, based on this observation. You should also ensure that Power Management is is enabled for the physical wifi adapter.Next
Vinod, I'm going to have to go back even further. I did all the steps carefully and accurate. It turns out that I have my laptop connected to internet via Ethernet cable and usually have my wireless card disabled. It works on my wife's Lenovo Yoga 11S. I tried it from another mobile device but the same problem.Next
Then i reenabled by ethernet adapter and its still sharing with lan 4 hotspot adpater. Infact another problem created for me. Dear Michael, Thanks for your response. Two notes: When I followed the instructions, the system asked me if I wanted a persistent keyusage. Windows 8 Laptop - trying to create Wi fi from it. By the way, I wouldn't post your email address in comments.