Bought a new smartphone and want to get connected to the internet? This article is about sharing laptop wifi to get internet on smart phone. Don’t spend extra bucks for it as you can share your laptop’s existing internet connection with your Wi-Fi enabled phone. HTC comes up with built in pass-through option to share PC’s internet connection to phone but what about other brands? Usually most of the people activate costly internet packs or buy Wi-Fi modem to enjoy surfing on their smart phones but here is a free tool that allows you to browse the internet even with your normal modem.
There are many ways to share laptop’s internet over Wifi, making it laptop wifi hotspot. Here we are showing you how to do it with Virtual router, you can also use connectify software to share wifi from your laptop, it also lets you share your USB dongle. I’ll write another detailed post for Connectify, subscribe to our free email updates to stay updated.
Virtual Router is the most popular tool we are talking over here that can wirelessly share Wifi, LAN, cable modem or dial-up internet connection with any Wifi device. That means not only you can share your internet with your smartphone but share it to any Wi-Fi enabled device that comes in range including to other laptop, tablet or wireless printer too.