How to enable Mobile Hotspot in Windows 10

In case you haven’t noticed, you can now turn your Windows 10 computer into a Wi-Fi Hotspot by sharing its internet connection! That could be extremely handy in some presentation situations! What you need to do is follow the below steps.

Here are the steps:

1. Go to Windows & Settings
2. Then select Network & Internet
3. On the left sidebar choose Mobile hotspot
4. You should now TURN ON the hotspot in order to enable it. Please make sure that Wi-Fi is selected, not Bluetooth. Then click EDIT.
5. When you open the Edit network info tab, enter a network name (whatever you desire) and a password (make sure it’s a safe one).
6. You are now set. You can now use the laptop as a mobile hotspot.
7. If you want to stop the sharing of your Wi-Fi, go to the notification center from the icon on the bottom right and just click on it to turn it off.

Screenshot of Windows Mobile Hotspot Setup

Oh, and by the way, Windows 10 updated the way you can switch between the audio outputs on your computer. Now it’s easier than ever!  Check out our article on how to do it here: Windows 10 audio output setup.