What is needed to connect desktop to wifi Tags: Configuration Connection WiFi Desktops Wireless Networking Last response: June 29, 2012 3:08 PM in Wireless Networking Share malk5 June 29, 2012 5:27:29 AM I have a desktop & laptop computer connected with a usb bigpond stick,I want to connect these and my ipad to wifi together what hardware do I need and what changes are needed? More about : needed connect desktop wifi eibgrad June 29, 2012 3:08:35 PM The laptop needs to be configured as a wireless hotspot. If the laptop is using Windows 7, you might want to consider Connectify for these purposes. http://connectify.me You could also employ a hardware solution. Just plug a wireless router into the ethernet port of the laptop, then bridge the laptop’s wired and 3G network connections in Network Connections. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumWhat are some good wifi adapter for gaming desktop ? ForumHow do i configure my usb adapter in my desktop if i am connecting it to a wifi ForumHow to connect wifi with my desktop ForumConnect a PC to the RJ45 port of a wifi repeater router? ForumCan i connect both wifi and lan ForumWhat wifi adapters will work for desktop windows xp ForumHow do i make my desktop share internet connnection to wifi ForumHow to tap into existing Wi-Fi LAN with my desktop ... ForumCANNOT CONNECT DESKTOP & LAPTOP TO MY WIFI ROUTER ForumHow to connect wifi enabled mobile to desktop pc using wifi router ForumHello, I have or thought I had Wifi , where I can hook up another desktop in my b ForumWiFi on desktop computer? ForumDesktop PC and Wi-Fi to mobile device ForumWiFi Range extending solution needed for specific situation ForumAsus Wi-Fi Go! vs. Remote Desktop , Plex, etc. ForumCANNOT CONNECT DESKTOP TO MY WIFI ROUTER ForumWiFi Card For Desktop Build? ForumAuto Connect to Ad-Hoc Wifi Network in Win7 ForumBest wireless network card for my router? ForumWhat is security key More resources Read discussions in other Wireless Networking categories Configuration Security Connectivity !