OSToto Hotspot for Windows

  • Free
  • In English
  • V
  • 3.8
  • (334)
  • Security Status

A free WiFi hotspot software that’s easy to use

Everyone has probably experienced the struggle of needing a WiFi signal but not having a WiFi router around to get it. If you happen to be one of the unlucky ones then OSToto Hotspot can solve your problem. OSToto Hotspot can easily turn any of your non-mobile devices into a WiFi hotspot. Whether you’re using a desktop or laptop, you’ll be able to use WiFi with ease with the OSToto Hotspot.

All About Efficiency

OSToto Hotspot was formerly known as 160WiFi but other than the name change, OSToto Hotspot continues 160WiFi’s legacy without much difference. Installing the program doesn’t take a long time. In fact, it installed as soon as the file is clicked. Once launched, you’ll see the white and purple interface that’s been there since the 160WiFi days. OSToto Hotspot’s interface is minimalistic. The program takes up a really small part of your screen so it doesn’t get in the way of your other work. Aside from a pop-up setting menu at the right-hand corner of the screen, most of the necessary options that you’ll likely need are already displayed. 

It should be mentioned that the program needs a wireless adapter in order to work. However, once a wireless adapter has been installed, using the software is pretty much smooth sailing. You’ll be able to see all of the devices connected to the hotspot. You can also choose to blacklist any unwanted devices. These devices will be listed in the “Blacklist” section of the program. 

Security and Customization

OSToto Hotspot’s security options are rather limited, however. Of course, it’s possible to secure your connection with a password, but that’s about it. Its customization options are also quite rudimentary. Users can choose to change the program's actions during start-up, sending and receiving of notifications, and update the driver version. Other than those listed above, OSToto offers no other menus for customization. Despite these drawbacks, OSToto is still a great utility tool for people who need to turn their devices into portable WiFi hotspots.

One nitpicky drawback is the automatic minimization of the window to the tray. There is no option to disable this feature. However, this is a rather minor issue and would just take a little bit of getting used to on the part of the users.

Simple, but Effective

There’s no denying that the OSToto is a simple program. It has a simple interface and simple menus. It’s undoubtedly a good fit for users who aren’t technologically savvy. All it needs is a wireless adapter and users are pretty much ready to go. Still, that very simplicity can also be its drawback as it also lacks a lot of features. Don’t expect a lot of high-level functions. As long as a portable WiFi is all you need then OSToto Hotspot can definitely fulfill your needs.

Free Wi-Fi hotspot creator

OSToto Hotspot is a piece of totally free WiFi hotspot creator software. It's a super easy utility to turn your laptop, notebook or desktop PC into a portable WiFi hotspot, which allows you to easily share your internet connection (like WiFi, LAN, DSL, Cable, Bluetooth, Mobile Broadband Card, Dial-Up, etc.) with any portable devices, such as a computer, an iPhone, an iPad, an Android phone, etc. It's well compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP and Windows Vista.

With the stale ability of turning your laptop/notebook, or desktop PC (with a working wireless adapter) into a Wi-Fi router, free OSToto Hotspot saves you a lot of money. It cuts down on the data usage of your mobile to take advantage of free WiFi networks whenever you are. You don't need to pay or worry about the overpaying for data usage.

As a WiFi hotspot maker, OSToto Hotspot also allows you to enjoy network with portable devices at anywhere like home, work office, school, bus stops, train stations, bars, caf, airport, etc. As long as there is a network on a computer, OSTotot Hotspot can turn it into a wireless router for portable enjoyment.

With a strong password encryption on the WiFi hotspot, no one can connect to your wireless hotspot without your permission. You can also test your network speed for a clear control. Besides, the little tool Timing Shutdown on OSToto Hotspot allows you to shut down computer after a certain period of time.

Get OSToto Hotspot on your computer and you will have free and stable WiFi hotspot to share internet connection with others.


  • Installing the program is easy
  • Minimalist interface
  • Performs its function well
  • Good for beginners


  • Does not offer a lot of security options
  • Customization is limited
  • Localization is not polished
  • Automatically minimizes to the tray

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OSToto Hotspot for PC

  • Free
  • In English
  • V
  • 3.8
  • (334)
  • Security Status

User reviews about OSToto Hotspot

  • Pancholi Darshit

    by Pancholi Darshit

    nice softwer
    very nie softweer cool help full thanks soo mucnh team

  • Misan Iwetan

    by Misan Iwetan

    Best Hotspot solution for Windows10 .
    Oh cannot imagine my excitement after searching the web for weeks to get my hosted network runnin More

  • Anonymous

    by Anonymous

    best software for hotspot for windows 10 upgraded laptops.
    great one... after a futile attempt of trying every software and method online to sta More

  • Anonymous

    by Anonymous

    The best program for Windows computer WiFi hotspot!.
    The best program for Windows computer WiFi hotspot! I used it to make a free wifi hotspot o More

  • Anonymous

    by Anonymous

    Works great..
    Quite easy to create the wifi hotspot. I can blacklist someone and cancel it. I like this function.
    Pros: Easy to create

  • Anonymous

    by Anonymous

    The best software for me to create a free WiFi hotspot in my Windows 8 PC.
    The best software for me to create a free WiFi hotspot in my Windows  More


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