How To Chromecast Netflix with Connectify Hotspot

Raj HaldarBlog

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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

How To Turn Your PC Into a Virtual Router

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To check out Part 1 of this post explaining what a Virtual Router does, click here. Now, we’ll show you the easiest way to setup a virtual router on your PC with Connectify Hotspot. Using Hotspot, our free PC app that lets you transform your computer into a real WiFi hotspot, you’ll be running a virtual router and sharing Internet … Read More

What is a Virtual Router?

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In this post, we’ll explain what a virtual router is, and how you can use it to share Internet from your laptop with any other Wi-Fi-enabled device. So, what is a virtual router, and why do I need one? If you’re anything like us, you already carry around several WiFi-enabled devices on a daily basis. But, how do you get … Read More

Introducing the Connectify Affiliate Program

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Have you got a popular blog or website? Maybe you have a couple thousand followers on social media, too. If so, you’d be perfect for the Connectify Affiliate Program. Sign up for the new partner program, and we’ll provide you with a unique Connectify referral link. Use the link to post about Connectify Hotspot on your website, social media, and … Read More

Catch Us At Philly Tech Week 2015

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It’s that time of year again! Here in Philadelphia, our cherry blossoms are showing their colors, we’ve gotten on our bikes and ditched the subway for the morning commute, and that means Philly Tech Week is around the corner, too. With our millions of Connectify Hotspot users representing over 150 countries around the world, sometimes we spend more time thinking … Read More

How to Share a Wired Ethernet Internet Connection With All Your Devices

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While Wi-Fi hotspots seem to be popping up everywhere, at times Ethernet can still be the best (or only) option. Often, you’ll find hotel room Wi-Fi is weak based on distance to the router, and you might want to use the direct, in-room Ethernet connection instead. But, how can you get your iPad, Kindle, smartphones and other Wi-Fi-only devices onto … Read More

How to Share a Hotel’s Single Wi-Fi Connection With All Your Devices

Raj HaldarBlog

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These days, packing your bags isn’t just about remembering your swim trunks and sunblock. Whether you’re frequently on-the-road for work, or just anticipating a busy summer travel season this year, it’s more than likely that you’re planning to bring any number of laptops, tablets, smartphones, and other Wi-Fi-enabled devices along with you. But, that’s just half the story. What happens … Read More