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Create a super fast wifi hotspot

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In this Instructable I plan to demonstrate how anyone can use a utility to funnel multiple networks to one computer and how to create a connectable wifi hotspot.

Why would I want to do this? Simple. I will use my own situation as an example. I am at college right now, and on our campus we have two basic networks for student use: Wireless and Wired. Our wireless spans anywhere from 5-10 Mb/s with random drops when there are many users. The wired connection gets from 10-15 Mb/s and I very rarely notice any lag spikes on this connection. So both of these connections, while fast are unreliable and lets face it, it can always be faster.

I will divide this tutorial into only 2 more steps after this one; the next will be on how to Dispatch the networks and the following step will be on how to create the network.

For this instructable you will need:
A computer with multiple ways to connect to networks (i.e. lan cards, wifi cards, etc.)
Connectify (this program is NOT free. It offers to buy connectify or dispatch or both. We will use both, however if you only want to combine networks, you only need dispatch and if you want to create a wifi hotspot then you only need connectify)

Moving on...
 
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There is something called a Microsoft network bridge, it does the same thing as the to programs listed, it is free, comes with windows and is faster due to the fact that it is integrated. Just highlight two networks in your network panel, right click, and click create/make network bridge.
Tosuzu1 year ago
Might sound weird but wouldn't a cisco router using gateway load balancing help?
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