RouterSoft alternatives

  • Connectify Hotspot

  • With Connectify Hotspot, you can transform your PC into a real WiFi hotspot, and share your computer’s Internet connection as Wi-Fi with any other PC or mobile device.

    tags: access-point ad-hoc internet-connection-sharing tether-wifi wifi-hotspot
    platform: Windows
  • Virtual Router Plus

  • Improvements from Virtual Router :

    tags: Warning Portable wifi-hotspot tether-wifi tether
    platform: Windows Warning
  • Baidu WiFi Hotspot

  • Baidu WiFi Hotspot conveniently turns a computer into a wireless router for sharing both Internet connection and files. Whether you are using cable network or USB dongle, you will easily share your Internet with compatible devices. The program allows you to set your preferred nickname and password and determine the people with whom you want to share the hotspot. Depending on your hardware, the software may create the free WiFi hotspot in adhoc mode, which may prevent some phones from connecting.

    tags: wireless wifi-hotspot tether-wifi tether wifi-networking
    platform: Windows
  • mHotspot

  • mHotspot is a completely free software which converts your windows 7 & 8 laptop into a virtual wifi router and creates a secure wifi hotspot.You can share single internet connection(LAN, Ethernet, Data-Card, 3G/4G, Wif) for multiple devices like laptops, smartphones, android phones, PDAs, Ipads etc.Play Multiplayer gaming using mHotspot No router or external hardware is required apart from your existing one.

    tags: Portable Bundleware wifi-hotspot tether-wifi tether
    platform: Windows Android Bundleware
  • AndroidWifi

  • Set of batch scripts that can be used on Windows 7 to share your wifi connection with any mobile device. This script is especially made for android mobile devices.

    tags: wifi-hotspot connectify-alternative
    platform: Windows Android
  • Open Garden

  • Share your mobile Internet among all your devices.

    tags: wifi-hotspot tether-wifi tethering internet-connection-sharing
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Android
  • My WIFI Router

  • My WIFI Router, a free virtual WiFi router software, can convert your Windows XP, 7 & 8 laptop/PC into a WiFi Hotspot with one click. You can easily share the internet connection with your friends and peers anytime and anywhere.

    tags: Discontinued wifi-hotspot wifi-sharing share-internet-connection wifi-router
    platform: Windows Discontinued
  • Maryfi

  • Maryfi is a free and easy to use software router for Windows 7 computers. With Maryfi, users can wirelessly share any Internet connection: a cable modem, a cellular card, or even another Wi-Fi network. Other Wi-Fi enabled devices including laptops, smart phones, music players, and gaming systems can see and join your Maryfi hotspot just like any other Wi-Fi access point and are kept safe and secure by password-protected WPA2 Encryption.

    tags: wireless wlan wifi-hotspot access-point
    platform: Windows
  • hostapd

  • hostapd is a user space daemon for access point and authentication servers. It implements IEEE 802.11 access point management, IEEE 802.1X/WPA/WPA2/EAP Authenticators, RADIUS client, EAP server, and RADIUS authentication server. The current version supports Linux (Host AP, madwifi, mac80211-based drivers) and FreeBSD (net80211).

    tags: wpa wpa2 wep connectify-alternative connectify-linux
    platform: Linux BSD
  • Winhotspot

  • Win Hotspot is portable WiFi hotspot application has inbuilt WiFi Scanner to list Channel ,Signal % etc. It Also has bandwidth meter and WiFi Repair Tools.

    tags: Warning Portable jira-integration virtual-router virtual-wifi-hotspot
    platform: Windows Warning
  • Virtual WiFi Hotspot

  • Virtual Wifi Hotspot is a free software router for Windows based system running Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2012.Using Virtual Wifi Hotspot, you can share any internet connection Via Wireless Internet my come from Wifi or LAN or Cable Modem or Dial-up or Cellular, etc.. The internet can be used by any Wifi device such as Laptop or desktop or Smart Phone or iPod Touch or iPhone or Ipad or Android Phone or Zune or Netbook or PS3 or wireless printer, etc.. These Wirelessls connecting devices can connect to Virtual Wifi Hotspot just like any other WiFi Router.Virtual WiFi hotspot is protected by Password and the underlaying security is WPA2 »

    tags: Warning wifi-hotspot virtual-wifi-hotspot virtual-wifi
    platform: Windows Warning
  • SDR Free Virtual Wifi Router

  • Wifi capability is built into Windows 7, but may be less user-friendly to enable without software like this.SDR Free Virtual Wifi Router, fork of Virtual Router , has simple GUI and user-friendly controls to make it easy to turn your Wifi equipped PC or laptop into a wireless hub.

    tags: Bundleware wifi-hotspot virtual-router
    platform: Windows Bundleware
  • Maxidix Hotspot

  • Maxidix HotSpot is a great tool that will help you to turn your PC into a fully functional HotSpot. Host infrastructure network, share Internet, boost weak WI-FI signal, save money on paid Internet spots and more.

    tags: wlan wifi-hotspot access-point connectify-alternative virtual-wifi-router
    platform: Windows
  • Virtual Wifi Router Version 2

  • It can turn your Windows 7 PC (when equipped with a WiFi card) into a WiFi router. Windows 7 has an option to create AdHoc networks but devices like phones and tablets will not be able to connect to this network. Using this tool you will be able to create a WiFi hotspot which can be accessed using any WiFi enabled devices.

    tags: Warning Portable tether-wifi tether virtual-router
    platform: Windows Warning
  • WifiSpot

  • Wifi hotspot will turn your wifi enabled Windows 7 laptop or PC into a virtual router that will let other wireless devices such as, laptops, smartphones, PDAs, tablet-pcs, Ipads, PS3 etc connect to your PC and use its internet connection. Can also be used to extend the range of an existing wifi network. The wireless networks created with WifiSpot uses WPA2 Encryption, to ensure the best security possible.Wirelessly share any Internet connection even another Wi-Fi network. With auto recover function you can auto restart after a network or device error. »

    tags: Warning wifi-hotspot virtual-router internet-connection-sharing virtual-wifi-hotspot
    platform: Windows Warning