How To Setup Your Connectify Hotspot

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So you’ve just installed Connectify Hotspot… congratulations! Now it’s time to setup your WiFi hotspot and experience the ‘awesomeness’ of turning your PC into a real Wi-Fi hotspot. Here’s a super quick guide to get you setup: Step 1: On the ‘Settings Tab’ of the Hotspot UI you’ll want to make sure Connectify is setup as wireless hotspot. So click … Read More

How To Share Files Over Wi-Fi with Your Devices

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Connectify Hotspot allows you to Fling files to other devices and computers connected to your Hotspot. You can also Fling to other instances of Connectify Hotspot running on your local network. When a device is connected to your Hotspot simply drag the file (or multiple files) onto the Hotspot UI and drop them on the target Client. If the device … Read More

Bridging vs Bonding Explained

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Bridging Mode ensures all your devices can connect to each other seamlessly

Bridging and Bonding are often confused with each other. While they may sound similar, they are two very different technologies. Bonding involves the aggregation of multiple Internet connections so that download and upload speeds are added together. If you were to bond a broadband connection of 10Mbps and another connection of 5Mbps you could potentially get a maximum speed of … Read More

Ask Support: Why Does My Android Phone Keep Disconnecting?

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If your Android device constantly disconnects from Connectify Hotspot there are a few easy ways to troubleshoot the issue.  Usually, when you’re having problems with a device continually disconnecting it’s an issue with your wireless drivers, but that not always the case. If updating your wireless drivers didn’t help the situation, then try checking the settings on your phone. Most … Read More

Global Firewall Controls with Connectify

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What makes Connectify Hotspot the world’s most popular WiFi sharing software? For starters, we have the easiest and most reliable virtual router on the market. But, there are more than a few bells and whistles that give our hotspot software even more of an edge. From wirelessly flinging files to using your hotspot as a WiFi extender for your home … Read More

How To Chromecast Netflix with Connectify Hotspot

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We noticed a thread on Reddit earlier today explaining how Connectify Hotspot is especially useful when you’re trying to Chromecast region-locked content using a VPN. The problem is, if you try to use your Chromecast or another streaming media stick with a computer connected to the Internet via VPN, the Chromecast doesn’t actually get on the VPN. In that case, … Read More

Get 70% OFF for Summer Travel Sale

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Summer has definitely arrived, and for many of us that means the beginning of travel season. That’s why we’re offering a limited-time 70% OFF coupon for those of you planning your warm weather getaways. Whether you’re going home to visit the folks or taking a much-needed vacation with friends, it’s more than likely that you’ll be spending significant time in … Read More

Ask Support: My Hotspot Says ‘AP Mode not supported’

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Since the Connectify Support Team is always on the front-lines with our users around the world, they’re the best folks to go to when it comes to understanding you might encounter that can be resolved very easily. In the new ‘Ask Support’ column, we’ll highlight some common questions, and our support team will explain the relevant steps to get you … Read More