Connectify Hotspot is a Windows application that allows you to turn your computer or laptop into a wireless access point, that is, a WiFi hotspot. It is compatible with Windows 7, 8 and 10 and also supports WPS
and WiFi Repeater mode.
Features and available functionality of the application
The current version of Connectify Hotspot is able to:
- "distribute" Internet over WiFi from any source (Ethernet, Bluetooth modem, USB modem, you can also choose WPA2/WEP signal encryption mode);
- perform a signal repeater function (hotspot) to extend the current WiFi network coverage;
- allocate Internet access rights for the clients connected to the computer;
- control the firewall settings (to block access to specific sites for connected devices or to block torrent traffic);
- receive detailed information about the amount of data sent/received.
The program allows you to turn your PC or laptop with WiFi into a full-featured router. And even if you have several Ethernet cards in your device - with Connectify you can use them to create a wired LAN network (with or without Internet access).
Connectify Hotspot in Russian is available officially. The free version has a number of limitations:
- Trust the Internet can only with Ethernet or in Hotspot mode,
- cannot change the settings of the wireless access point (password and name are generated by the program);
- will not be able to firewall features (including blocking advertising traffic).
The program is useful to all system administrators who need to always be close at hand "router. But it is also recommended for all laptop owners to install it, because it allows create a Wi-Fi hotspot
in the country house (by connecting a USB modem or smartphone with a cable) or when camping. Another variant of use is a temporary replacement for the home router (if it is out of order and you have not yet had time to buy a new one).
Download Connectify Hotspot the current version for free, as well as the activation key for this application, you can on our website.