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    I bought a laptop which  Intel(R) Dual Band Wireless-AC 3165 wireless adapter. The problem is it doesn't support hosted network so I cannot create a hotspot

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      I bought a laptop which  Intel(R) Dual Band Wireless-AC 3165 wireless adapter. The problem is it doesn't support hosted network so I cannot create a hotspot and connect with my mobile.Is there any other way to create hotspot ?

       

      here is the output of netsh wlan show driver

       

      Interface name: Wi-Fi

          Driver                    : Intel(R) Dual Band Wireless-AC 3165

          Vendor                    : Intel Corporation

          Provider                  : Intel

          Date                      : 30-Dec-15

          Version                  : 18.32.1.2

          INF file                  : C:\WINDOWS\INF\oem8.inf

          Files                    : 2 total

                                      C:\WINDOWS\system32\DRIVERS\Netwtw02.sys

                                      C:\WINDOWS\system32\DRIVERS\Netwfw02.dat

          Type                      : Native Wi-Fi Driver

          Radio types supported    : 802.11b 802.11g 802.11n 802.11a 802.11ac

          FIPS 140-2 mode supported : Yes

          802.11w Management Frame Protection supported : Yes

          Hosted network supported  : No

          Authentication and cipher supported in infrastructure mode:

                                      Open            None

                                      Open            WEP-40bit

                                      Open            WEP-104bit

                                      Open            WEP

                                      WPA-Enterprise  TKIP

                                      WPA-Enterprise  CCMP

                                      WPA-Personal    TKIP

                                      WPA-Personal    CCMP

                                      WPA2-Enterprise TKIP

                                      WPA2-Enterprise CCMP

                                      WPA2-Personal  TKIP

                                      WPA2-Personal  CCMP

                                      Open            Vendor defined

                                      Vendor defined  Vendor defined

          Wireless Display Supported: Yes (Graphics Driver: Yes, Wi-Fi Driver: Yes)