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  • Virtual Router icon

    Virtual Router

    Virtual Router turns any Windows 7 or Windows 2008 R2 computer into a Wifi hotspot using Windows 7 Wireless Hosted Network (Virtual Wifi) technology. The wireless...

    Open Source Windows

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    • Discontinued The project is no longer developed. Last version, 1.0, released in February 2013, can be still downloaded from CodePlex, but it may not work.
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    Virtual Router Plus

    Improvements from Virtual Router : - Works on Windows 8 and Windows 2012 - Solved the problem of "Virtual router could not be started" - No installation...

    Open Source Windows

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    • Warning Chrome blocks download from official site. Use Sourceforge download: https://sourceforge.net/projects/virtualrouterpl/
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    AndroidWifi

    Set of batch scripts that can be used on Windows 7 to share your wifi connection with any mobile device. This script is especially made for android mobile devices. ...

    Free Windows Android

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  • Baidu WiFi Hotspot icon

    Baidu WiFi Hotspot

    Baidu WiFi Hotspot conveniently turns a computer into a wireless router for sharing both Internet connection and files. Whether you are using cable network or USB...

    Free Windows

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    mHotspot

    mHotspot is a completely free software which converts your windows 7 & 8 laptop into a virtual wifi router and creates a secure wifi hotspot. You can share single...

    Free Windows Android

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    • Bundleware The installer contains Opencandy. If you want to install it, DECLINE all the other softwares in all the steps of the downloader.
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    Maryfi

    Maryfi is a free and easy to use software router for Windows 7 computers. With Maryfi, users can wirelessly share any Internet connection: a cable modem, a cellular...

    Free Windows

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    Winhotspot

    Win Hotspot is portable WiFi hotspot application has inbuilt WiFi Scanner to list Channel ,Signal % etc. It Also has bandwidth meter and WiFi Repair Tools. ...

    Free Windows

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    • Warning may contain malware such as : PUP.Optional.Adtool PUP.Optional.Somoto.A PUP.Optional.Somoto.A (x2) PUP.Optional.DeltaTB PUP.Optional.OpenCandy & may install itself in startup
  • hostapd

    hostapd is a user space daemon for access point and authentication servers. It implements IEEE 802.11 access point management, IEEE 802.1X/WPA/WPA2/EAP Authenticators...

    Open Source Linux BSD

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  • SDR Free Virtual Wifi Router icon

    SDR Free Virtual Wifi Router

    Wifi capability is built into Windows 7, but may be less user-friendly to enable without software like this. SDR Free Virtual Wifi Router, fork of...

    Free Windows

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    • Bundleware Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/
  • Virtual Wifi Router Version 2 icon

    Virtual Wifi Router Version 2

    It can turn your Windows 7 PC (when equipped with a WiFi card) into a WiFi router. Windows 7 has an option to create AdHoc networks but devices like phones and tablets...

    Free Windows

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    • Warning The installer version is bundled with a malware toolbar. The simple version WITHOUT the installer is clean: download it.
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    WifiSpot

    Wifi hotspot will turn your wifi enabled Windows 7 laptop or PC into a virtual router that will let other wireless devices such as, laptops, smartphones, PDAs...

    Free Windows

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    • Warning Google Chrome: The site ahead contains malware.
  • Wifi HotSpot

    "Wifi HotSpot" can easily turn your windows pc into a wireless-wifi hotspot. It turns your Windows 7 or Windows 8 computer into a virtual router. With one...

    Free Windows

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    • Warning https://www.virustotal.com/ko/file/6bd0b03abd9a43ee4d157973b2de578b32feebc03c2f4cab02caf644adb69824/analysis/
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  • Verony HotSpot icon

    Verony HotSpot

    Make Wifi Signal for Your Notebook, PC All in One and Mobile Phones for your best friends, a simple application with a better efficiency guaranteed name.

    Free Windows

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  • WiFi Master  icon

    WiFi Master

    WiFi master key was released in 2012, is committed to providing the best WiFi management tools for users, mobile services help users to maximize the use of various...

    Free Web / Cloud Android Android Tablet

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  • Virtual Wifi Router - MyRouter icon

    Virtual Wifi Router - MyRouter

    MyRouter is an application that acts just like a virtual WiFi Router. With this tool you can turn your PC into a wireless hotspot within just a few quick steps and...

    Freemium Windows

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Open Garden Comments

Uses Bluetooth and must be installed to each device...

Negative Comment by ertpresso
about Open Garden Dec 2012

It uses Bluetooth and it has to be installed to each device. I was expecting a WIFI... Not the thing I am looking for...

Program did not run becasue "msvcr100.dll" was missing, Microsoft C Runtime Library, Microsoft Visual Studio® 2010. I had to obtain it from a 3rd party website.

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