mobile hotspot devices?

Discussion in 'Networking & Security' started by triarii3, Dec 10, 2015.

  1. triarii3

    triarii3 Gawd

    Jul 24, 2010
    so my company is built like bunker. I cant get signal. my laptop has access to the company wifi....what is the best way to "get internet" from my laptop to my phone?
  2. EricGRIT

    EricGRIT [H]Lite

    Feb 14, 2011
    If there is WiFi available, why not connect to WiFi with your phone? If the answer is because the company doesn't allow your cell to connect to WiFi, then I would probably recommend not circumventing their security protocols.

    With that said, if you can connect to the network via Ethernet cable then you could probably setup an ad-hoc network which can share the internet via WiFi. I don't think you can connect to the network via WiFi then create an ad-hoc network on the same adapter. Unless you have a second wireless adapter you need Ethernet to the main network.
  3. travanx

    travanx [H]ard|Gawd

    Apr 9, 2000
    I used this, with an alfa wireless usb adapter to create a hotspot from my laptop. Works well when travelling.