Create Adhoc Connection On Windows 8 With Virtual RouterNormally To setup or create windows 8 adhoc wifi connection, we have to manage some CMD task for creating or making windows 8 as a personal hotspot. By deafult the Microsoft owner or manufactures of windows 8 never configures it as windows 7 does.
For windows 8 we have to go for manual settings for adhoc on windows 8 . Rather difficult then windows 7 . So guys what i am going to tell you now you should not go for manually settings to get wifi on windows 8 but just use only one small software which is called virtual router will do the rest of the task.
Okay we need to go to install virtual router now. Let me tell you about what is virtual router first? I have taken this definition from virtual router website where do we go for download the virtual router for windows 8
What is Virtual Router?Virtual Router is a free, open source software based router for PCs running Windows 8, Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2. Using Virtual Router, users can wirelessly share any internet connection (Wifi, LAN, Cable Modem, Dial-up, Cellular, etc.) with any Wifi device (Laptop, Smart Phone, iPod Touch, iPhone, Android Phone, Zune, Netbook, wireless printer, etc.) These devices connect to Virtual Router just like any other access point, and the connection is completely secured using WPA2 (the most secure wireless encryption.)
Okay Where do we can use this virutal router software?
Anywhere you are!
- Bus Station
- The Park
- Grandmas House
- The In-Laws
- Absolutely Anywhere!
Create Adhoc Connection On Windows 8 With Virtual Router
so Guys i hope you have got proper knowledge about virtual router. To install it on your PC you have to have latest network driver software and Drivers that are Certified for Windows 7 or Windows 8 will work.
How to make sure that i have latest network driver installed?
Okay for this issue Please check whether your Windows is up to date. You can check it at:
How To Install it on windows 8 ?
Go to www.virtalrouter.com Then go to download section and download it. After download completed open the software and install as other normal software .
Okay after success full installation you have to set up some code on cmd to operates adhoc in windows 8
This are as follows :
You have to run as Administrator
You have to open CMD as admin
How to open cmd as admin?
Go to All programs > Accessories>Command prompt Right click on it run as Admin
You have to type on it netsh wlan start hostednetwork
You are done.
After start the virtual router you can change name and enter password for increasing security and disallow other device to connect without your permission .
After download and install if you face any kinds of problem to setup adhoc conncetion on windows 8 then please just leave a comment and we will answer the issue.