If you don’t have a WiFi router, you still can distribute your network to mobile devices by sharing the Internet connection from your PC. Some laptops have these features built-in, others do not offer this possibility. If your device falls into the second category, don’t worry, there are dedicated tools that allows activating this feature and creating a WiFi hotspot.
Baidu WiFi Hotspot is a small but functional tool for distributing PC network signals to other devices. All you have to do is install the software, perform a couple of simple settings, and you are ready to connect your phone to the Internet.
This program is able to identify your WiFi adapter and create a virtual network with basic settings that are compatible with mobile devices as well. All of your connected gadgets are then displayed on a separate panel. Whenever a new device is added to the network, you receive an automatic notification.
Moreover, you can manage these devices and edit their names, pick individual passwords, and disconnect any device from the network. WiFi Hotspot provides a comprehensive statistics report on your Internet usage, shows your favorite networks, and the devices that are connected most often.
Last but not least, Baidu WiFi Hotspot saves passwords from your network. If you forgot the credentials, just go to ‘Settings’ and regenerate the password again. The connection is secure and fast - you can transfer big multimedia files like videos, movies, music, photos, and so on. Also, this software has two additional functions, ‘Get File From Phone’ and ‘Send File To Phone,similar to the Bluetooth feature. Also, this tool is able to generate a QR-code that can be scanned automatically, activating a file transfer.
Baidu WiFi Hotspot is a fairly simple tool with no more than a dozen feature but it gets the job done. It’s simple, intuitive, and easy-to-customize. If you don’t have enough experience in customizing online networks, you can simply use the default settings. With this tool, a WiFi hotspot can be created in seconds with just two clicks. Moreover, the software has an intuitive interface - all devices are displayed on a separate panel and can be filtered by names and dates of connection. Lastly, this tool is available on all Windows versions and also compatible with all mobile devices.