How to Use a Laptop As a Wi-Fi Router?

Answer Routers are devices that allow multiple computes to connect to a single Internet connection, either through Ethernet cables or through wireless signals. If you do not have access to a router, but s... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Use a Laptop As a Wi-Fi Router

Can i connect my laptop to my wired router even though my router is downstairs?

If the cable is long enough, yes. The person before me mentioned a "TP LINK". If you're going to invest money in one of those you might as well get a wireless router. If you are dead set against go... Read More »

Can i use my laptop as a wireless router and transmit the internet connection wirelessly to another laptop?

It can be done fairly easily in Windows XP. There is a detailed guide on Microsoft's website:…

Do you need a router with a Wi-Fi laptop?

Yes. If you want to use your computer at home without plugging it in, you will need to purchase a wireless router to generate the Wi-Fi signal to your computer. If you do not have a router, you can... Read More »

How do I connect a laptop to a router using Wi-Fi?

Turn your laptop on. Look for the wireless network icon in your toolbar. Double-click on the icon. Look for the name of your router's network. Select the network and click on "Connect." If you have... Read More »