Windows 10 provides different useful features where the
Internet Connection Sharing or
ICS is one of them. This is useful to share the current computer internet connection with other computers. The LAN (ethernet) or WiFi(Wireless) can be used to share the current computer internet connection.
Share Internet Connection with WiFi (Wireless)
The current internet connection can be shared via WiFi or Wireless by using the computer wifi interface as HotSpot. Generally, if this computer has a connection via LAN or a USB Dongle this internet can be shared like a wireless router. Wireless internet sharing can be enabled via the
Mobile hotspot screen. Follow
Mobile hotspot . Click to the
Share my Internet connection with other devices and enable it by setting
Network name ,
Network password ,
Network band can be changed via the
Edit button. The following configuration can be used to change these configurations. The network band can be set as 2.5 Ghz or 5 Ghz or both of them.
Share Internet Connection with LAN (Ethernet)
Another way to share an Internet connection is sharing the Wireless Connection via the LAN or ethernet. First, we will open the
Network Connections via
Control Panel ->
Network and Internet ->
Network Connection . Right-click to the
WiFi network adaptor and click to the
Properties like below.
WiFi Properties click to the
Sharingtab and check the
Allow other network users to connect through this computers's Internet connection . Select the connection to share internet which is
Ethernet 2 in this example.