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Baidu WiFi Hotspot

Baidu WiFi Hotspot

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  • Latest Version

    Baidu WiFi Hotspot 5.1.4 LATEST

  • Review by

    Daniel Leblanc

  • Operating System

    Windows XP / Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 10

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    Baidu, Inc / External Link

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Baidu WiFi Hotspot is a lightweight networking tool that can enable anyone to effortlessly set up an Internet hotspot for sharing your PC’s internet connectivity to your mobile device.

Baidu WiFi Hotspot Screenshot 1

Since it can be configured in mere seconds and activated in just a few mouse clicks, It represents one of the fastest ways to build your personal home virtual network. So, the same as you can easily share your phone’s internet connectivity via broadcasting of the WiFi signal, you can do the same now with your PC.

The biggest benefit of this approach is that you can enable all your mobile devices to piggy-back on a single internet source, not needing to waste precious mobile data that can cause additional costs on your bills.

All that you need to make this possible is that your home Windows device is connected to the internet and that your PC or Laptop features WiFi networking hardware.

As an added bonus, this app can also be utilized to directly transfer files between connected devices, completely wirelessly. So, if you need to move some videos from your phone to your PC, or send new pictures to your phone, you can do that directly from the web interface that is controlled by Baidu WiFi Hotspot app.

Key Features
  • WiFi Hotspot Creation: It allows users to create a WiFi hotspot on their PC, enabling other devices to connect to the internet through their computer's internet connection.
  • Customizable Hotspot Name and Password: Users can personalize their WiFi hotspot by choosing a custom name and password, providing a secure connection for connected devices.
  • Device Management: The software provides a simple interface for users to manage connected devices, allowing them to view connected devices and control access to the hotspot.
  • Internet Sharing: Users can share their PC's internet connection with multiple devices simultaneously, making it ideal for situations where a wired connection is not available.
  • Auto-Start Feature: It can be configured to start automatically with Windows, ensuring that the hotspot is always available when needed.
  • Set up a local Wi-Fi hotspot from your PC or laptop with a single click of a button.
  • Share your PC internet connection with all your home phones and tablets.
  • No limits on the amount of data that is transferred via this home virtual network.
  • Easily manage connection security and block unwanted devices.
  • Customize your Wi-Fi name.
  • Take advantage of the built-in tools for sending and receiving files between PC and mobile devices.
  • A streamlined interface and easy to use tools.
  • Lightweight and unobtrusive.
  • Optimized for use on all modern versions of Windows (XP, Vista, 7, 10, 11 both 32-bit and 64-bit)
How to Setup
  • Download the software from the trusted sources. FileHorse manually checks all files and also utilizes the VirusTotal service (70 antivirus programs).
  • Run the installer and follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation process.
  • Once installed, launch the software and configure the WiFi hotspot settings, including the hotspot name and password.
  • Start the hotspot, and other devices can now connect to the network using the provided credentials.
Installation and Use

It comes inside a lightweight installation package that will not waste your local storage or put any strain you’re your processing resources. This is perfect for users with older PC configurations or weaker laptops, who don’t want to compromise their hardware or limited battery life with badly optimized apps.
After a quick and easy installation procedure, the app will present you with a simple-to-use and intuitive interface that featured a bright and attractive green template. Straight from the main window of the app you can immediately start sharing your internet connection via WiFI hotspot and change security password so that only your trusted device can access your internet connection.

Configuration window can be accessed via a top icon, list of the currently connected mobile devices is accessible via a toggle button on the right (each connected device will be properly identified, with built-in tools for blocking and blacklisting unwanted devices), and on the bottom, you can quickly access to of the most used features of this app – sending and receiving files between your PC and phone.

In Baidu WiFi Hotspot configuration window is very simplistic and is used only for setting your Wi-Fi hotspot name and password, and for choosing the default local directory where your phone files will be downloaded.

File sharing is done via a web interface hosted on the easily accessible g.com website. You can manually access that website via your phone browser, or by simply snapping your camera on the showcased QR code.

User Interface

It features a user-friendly interface that is intuitive and easy to navigate. The main window displays essential information such as the status of the WiFi hotspot, connected devices, and network usage. The interface allows users to quickly access settings and customize their hotspot according to their preferences.


Can I use Baidu WiFi Hotspot on any Windows PC?
Yes, this tool is compatible with Windows 7, 8, 10 or 11.

Is Baidu WiFi Hotspot free to use?
Yes, the program is available for FREE download and use.

How many devices can connect to the hotspot simultaneously?
It supports multiple connections, but the actual number may vary depending on your PC's hardware and network configuration.

Can I change the hotspot settings after it has been created?
Yes, you can easily change the hotspot name and password from the settings menu in the software.

Is Baidu WiFi Hotspot for PC safe to use?
It provides a secure connection for connected devices, but users should exercise caution when sharing their internet connection with unknown devices.


Connectify Hotspot: A popular alternative that offers advanced features such as bridging mode, customizable hotspot naming, and real-time network usage monitoring.

MyPublicWiFi: Another free option that allows users to create virtual WiFi hotspots on Windows PCs and includes features such as URL logging and firewall protection.

Hotspotty: Your all-in-one tool for building decentralized wireless networks.


The program is available for FREE download and use, making it an affordable option for users looking to create WiFi hotspots on their Windows PCs.

System Requirements
  • Operating System: Windows 7, 8, 10 or 11
  • Processor: Intel Pentium 4 or later
  • RAM: 512 MB or higher
  • Disk Space: 50 MB of free disk space
  • Free to download and use
  • Simple and intuitive user interface
  • Customizable hotspot settings
  • Supports multiple device connections
  • Auto-start feature for convenience
  • This application has been discontinued
  • Limited advanced features compared to some alternatives
  • May not be suitable for users with specific networking requirements

  • Baidu WiFi Hotspot 5.1.4 Screenshots

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    Baidu WiFi Hotspot 5.1.4 Screenshot 1