Pocket routers are cheap and a must have if you travel and need to share the internet connection with your roommates. Most of these have a Router or Access Point function that lets you convert a wired internet connection to Wi-Fi.
There are also Wi-Fi to Wi-Fi routers which connect to the single connection and allow multiple connections to clients.
Windows 10 laptops now offer both these features and can be enabled with just few clicks.
Thats right, if you have updated you windows 10 laptop with the newest update you can see this feature under Network Settings > Mobile Hotspot.
First select the source of internet(LAN or Wi-Fi) and provide your network name(SSID) and password. Then turn ON the Mobile Hotspot to share the connection.
Now you have a Wi-Fi of your own which runs from your laptop.
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