WiFi Setup

Unable to connect your laptop to the internet via WiFi? Worry not! You can share internet from your Android device to laptop via WiFi. Yup, you read that absolutely right!

In this technodigital era, the internet has become one of the everyday needs. Most movie fanatics prefer to access internet on a larger screen so that they can enjoy each scene properly. In case you are already done with Netgear EX2700 Setup in your home, you can get fast internet speed in every corner. But sometimes, your laptop shows issues while connecting to the extended network.

In such a case, you can use your Android device to share the internet with your laptop. With WiFi, it is very easy to share the internet or transfer files or folders of data from one device to another without using a cable. On the other hand, sharing the internet with an Ethernet cable will make the room look messy or untidy, especially if it is a small room having multiple computers connected to the cable.

Before we tell you how to share internet from Android to laptop via WiFi, let's get to know the complete setup process of a Netgear WiFi range extender.

How to Set up a Netgear WiFi Extender

Most of the users out there use a Netgear WiFi extender to extend their existing home network's reach and coverage. Also, it is extremely easy to set up a Netgear extender. If you are too new to the extender, follow the steps below to make your extender up and running:

  1. Power on your Netgear extender.
  2. After that, connect it to your router using an Ethernet cable.
  3. Launch a web browser on your smart device.
  4. Log in to your WiFi extender.
  5. To log in to your extender, type the username and password in the given fields.
  6. Once done, click on the Login button.
  7. Now, the Netgear smart wizard will appear on your computer screen.
  8. All you need to do is just follow on-screen instructions and set up your wireless range extender.

There you are! Now, your extender has been set up. Connect your Android device to it. Once done, go through the below-given steps to connect your laptop to Android wirelessly.

Step-by-Step Guide to Wirelessly Share Internet to Laptop from Android

Step-1: First and foremost, make sure that your household Android device is already connected to the internet.
Step-2: On your Android device, head over to Settings.
Step-3: Navigate to the Tethering & portable hotspot > Set up a WiFi Hotspot option.
Step-4: Enter a WiFi hotspot name for your network.
Step-5: In the Passphrase field, enter a strong password for your WiFi network. The password should be a combination of numbers, letters, and special symbols.
Step-6: After that, click on the Save button.
Step-7: Now, on your laptop, find out the WiFi network of your Android device.
Step-8: Once found, click on the Connect button.
Step-9: Enter the password to connect to your wireless network.

And that's it! Your laptop is now connected to your Android device's network. Make sure to open a web browser on your laptop and try to access mywifiext.net to see if it is connected or not.

On the off chance that your computer or laptop doesn't have WiFi, use a USB cable to connect it to your Android device's network.

If you got stuck at any step while connecting your laptop to the Android device's network, feel free to reach out to us via the comments section below. We will provide you with the best solution in a short span of time.

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