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How do I make my Dell Windows 7 Laptop a Wi-Fi Hotspot to use the internet on my iPad?

My modem is not Wi-Fi enabled and I don't have a hardware wireless router.

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Use Connectify

It also supports wpa/wpa2 psk

You can run that on your windows 7 laptop and enable the soft ap features of windows 7

Alternately you can look at the below tutorial to enable windows 7's hotspot features

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Thanks but which method will be best – metal gear solid May 22 '11 at 4:31
Connectify works well for me – freethinker May 22 '11 at 4:32
@freethinker - Now wi-fi showing connected in iPhone but any website not opening in iphone safari – metal gear solid May 22 '11 at 4:46
well its difficult to say whats wrong, I think connectify has a logging option – freethinker May 22 '11 at 4:52
here's a video that might help – freethinker May 22 '11 at 4:53

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