Windows 10: Wi-fi hotspot gives no internet connection to connected devices Solved

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  1.    15 Nov 2016 #1

    Wi-fi hotspot gives no internet connection to connected devices


    Setting up a hotspot on my asus laptop running windows 10 ,doesn't give the connected devices internet connection.I've tried netsh int ip reset,but with no results.All the drivers are updated.The windows mobile hotspot function says "We can't set up a hotspot because your PC doesn't have an Ethernet,wifi or cellular data connection." Here is an album with pictures that might help. http://imgur.com/a/sVqgp Thank you.
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  2. Posts : 21,665
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16226
       15 Nov 2016 #2

    Hello alligatorcampus, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    You might see if using the method in the tutorial below to setup a mobile hotspot may work better for you.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/4...ows-10-pc.html
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  3.    15 Nov 2016 #3

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  4.    15 Nov 2016 #4

    (it was a clean install of windows 10,not an upgrade)
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16226
       15 Nov 2016 #5

    Are you currently connected to your Wi-Fi network on this computer?
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  6.    15 Nov 2016 #6

    No,im using an ethernet cable
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16226
       16 Nov 2016 #7

    When you have "Mobile hotspot" settings open and get that error message, see if clicking on any one of the other settings (ex: "Airplane mode") and back on "Mobile hotspot" will let you set it afterwards.

    I find I have to toggle it doing this as well before it will let me actually set it.
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  8.    16 Nov 2016 #8

    Didn't help
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  9.    16 Nov 2016 #9

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  10.    16 Nov 2016 #10

    i m guessing it should say ''internet",right?

    does that mean its just a wrong setting or something?
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