Share 3G dongle network over Wi-Fi in Windows 7 (create hostednetwork)

Create hostednetwork:

netsh wlan set hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=YourVirtualNetworkName key=YourNetworkPassword

Before you enable the Hosted Network, you can configure the real network adapter to share its Internet access using the Internet Connection Sharing (ICS) feature of Windows. To enable ICS, navigate through the Control Panel or Network and Sharing Center to bring up the Network Connections window. Then right-click the network adapter that’s connected to the Internet and select Properties. Then select the Sharing tab, check the Allow other network users to connect through this computer’s Internet connection, choose the Hosted Network Connection from the drop-down listbox,

Start hostednetwork:

netsh wlan start hostednetwork

Stop hostednetwork:

netsh wlan stop hostednetwork

Show props of hostednetwork:

netsh wlan show hostednetwork

To change the WPA2-PSK key:

netsh wlan refresh hostednetwork YourNewNetworkPassword


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