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WifiSpot is described as '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, tablet-pcs, Ipads, PS3 etc connect to your PC and use its internet connection' and is an app in the network & admin category. There are more than 25 alternatives to WifiSpot for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Android, iPhone and BSD. The best alternative is Connectify Hotspot. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try create_ap or Virtual Router Plus. Other great apps like WifiSpot are VPN Hotspot, MyPublicWiFi, Linux Wifi Hotspot and Open Garden.

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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

Wifi hotspot will turn your wifi enabled Windows 7 laptop or PC into a virtual router that will let other wireless devices...

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  1. Connectify Hotspot icon

    Connectify Hotspot

    • Windows
    28 alternatives to Connectify Hotspot 

    With Connectify Hotspot, you can transform your PC into a real WiFi hotspot, and share your computer’s Internet connection as Wi-Fi with any other PC or mobile device.

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    1.  Wi-Fi SharingConnectify Hotspot can help you quickly share your Wi-Fi with your friends and colleagues.
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    • create_ap

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      12 alternatives to create_ap 

      create_ap - This script creates a NATed or Bridged WiFi Access Point. The create_ap script combines hostapd, dnsmasq and iptables to create a Bridged/NATed Access Point

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      1.  Command line interfacecreate_ap either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
      2.  Wi-Fi Sharingcreate_ap can help you quickly share your Wi-Fi with your friends and colleagues.


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      Virtual Router Plus

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      28 alternatives to 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 needed
      • Do not start background service so anything is under your control.
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      1.  PortableVirtual Router Plus can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
        Warning

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

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        VPN Hotspot

        • FreeOpen Source
        • Android
        • F-Droid
        14 alternatives to VPN Hotspot 

        Share your VPN connection over hotspot or repeater! (root required) - Mygod/VPNHotspot

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        This app doesn't have any features at the moment.
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      • MyPublicWiFi icon

        MyPublicWiFi

        • FreeProprietary
        • Windows
        24 alternatives to MyPublicWiFi 

        MyPublicWiFi is an easy-to-use software that turns your laptop/PC into a Wi-Fi wireless access point. Anyone nearby can surf the Internet through your sharing. This is also an ideal solution for setting up a temporary Access Point in a hotel room,meeting room,at home or the like.

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        1.  Wi-Fi SharingMyPublicWiFi can help you quickly share your Wi-Fi with your friends and colleagues.
        Setup and Start your virtual WiFi
        Connection to your virtual WiFi


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        Linux Wifi Hotspot

        • FreeOpen Source
        • Linux
        27 alternatives to Linux Wifi Hotspot 

        Feature-rich wifi hotspot creator for Linux which provides both GUI and command-line interface. It is also able to create a hotspot using the same wifi card which is connected to an AP already ( Similar to Windows 10).

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        1.  Wi-Fi SharingLinux Wifi Hotspot can help you quickly share your Wi-Fi with your friends and colleagues.
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      • Open Garden icon

        Open Garden

        • FreeProprietary
        • Mac
        • Windows
        • Android
        17 alternatives to Open Garden 

        Open Garden allows your Android phone to share its Wi-Fi Internet access with others.

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        1.  Wi-Fi SharingOpen Garden can help you quickly share your Wi-Fi with your friends and colleagues.
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          AndroidWifi

          • FreeProprietary
          • Windows
          • Android
          25 alternatives to 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.

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          mHotspot

          • FreeProprietary
          • Windows
          • Android
          24 alternatives to 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.

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          1.  PortablemHotspot can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
          2.  Wi-Fi SharingmHotspot can help you quickly share your Wi-Fi with your friends and colleagues.
            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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            Virtual Wifi Router Version 2

            • FreeProprietary
            • Windows
            26 alternatives to 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 will not be able to connect to this network.

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            1.  PortableVirtual Wifi Router Version 2 can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
              Warning

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

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