How to Fix 5GHz Wi-Fi Not Showing in Windows 10

2.4GHZ Wi-Fi and 5GHZ Wi-Fi

They are two modes of Wi-Fi, the biggest difference is the range. Many routers and wireless network cards support to build a Wi-Fi on Windows with both of modes. Generally, 802.11a, 802.11g and 802.11n can work on both 2.4GHz and 5GHz, and 802.11ac can only work on 5GHz. So when you want to make a Wi-Fi hotspot, you need to check whether the device supports or not!

5GHZ Wi-Fi hotspot Not Showing in Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP

However, many users have reported that, their Windows computers can’t see or create 5GHZ Wi-Fi hotspot although their devices support it. Especially, after Windows 10 update, the feedbacks about this issues of 5GHZ Wi-Fi not showing in Windows 10 become more and more. Indeed, this problem possibly is caused by driver of wireless adapter (network card). You can try to update wireless driver for your Windows computer. Using a driver tool like Driver Talent is a good and convenient way to achieve it.
This kind of tool can help you find and download compatible driver quickly. You can need to spend much time to fix problems.

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How to Make Your Windows 10 Computer as a Wi-Fi Hotspot

OK, if you have fixed Windows 10 computer can’t see 5GHZ Wi-Fi, you can try to make your Windows 10 computer as a Wi-Fi Hotspot.
It is very easy, as long as you use a Windows Wi-Fi hotspot creator. OSToto Hotspot is your best choice. This small but powerful tool can help you create a Wi-Fi hotspot via computer wireless network card in one- click. You don’t need to enter any commands and you don’t need to buy a wireless router.
After you download and install OSToto Hotpsot, it will help you turn on WiFi hotspot on Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP desktop and laptop automatically. You can set and edit the ssid and Wi-Fi password.

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How to Fix Internet Issue after Windows 10 update and Turn on Wi-Fi Hotspot on Windows 10

Network Problem after Windows 10 Update?

Your compute can’t link to Internet after Windows 10 update? No network connection after upgrading Windows 10? Oh, you are not alone. This kind of problem is very common after Windows system update including Windows 10. You may be frustrated and want to learn how to fix Internet issues after Windows 10 update. The post can help you.

Fix It-How to Repair Windows 10 Has no Network

No network in Windows 10 make no Wi-Fi as well. You can’t do other thing if there is no Internet on your new Windows 10. Microsoft announced that this problem may be caused by VPN software. The driver for network doesn’t be upgraded during Windows 10 update. That will make computer fail to find or create Wi-Fi. And the wire network may not work as well, because there is no compatible driver for network card in Windows 10.
Indeed, there are possible ways can help you fix it.
Firstly, you need to install network driver for Windows 10. You may ask, there is no Internet, how to download and install network driver on Windows 10? Yup, as there is no Internet, you can download it on other network enabled devices including mobile phone. The driver installation is an .exe file generally. Then you transfer it to computer for installation.
Of course, what annoy you may be you need to waste time to find compatible network card driver for Windows 10. As for me, I will use professional driver tool to save time in this moment.

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For example, a tool named Driver Talent for Network Card can install drivers without network. You can download it on mobile phone and transfer to computer to install. When you install this program, the network card driver is also installing. After installing, your Windows 10 computer network will be available. And this tool will help you install other drives for Windows 10. With its help, you don’t need to spend much time to find and install driver and fix Windows 10 Internet problems.

How to Enable Wi-Fi and Turn on Wi-Fi Hotspot on Windows 10

As long as you repair network driver problem in Windows 10, I think you can use Wi-Fi in Windows 10. Open Wi-Fi in Settings, and make sure the physical Wi-Fi button on your laptop. If it still can’t work, try to go to Device Manager, click on the Action tab and choose Scan for hardware change.

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If you still can’t find the Wi-Fi hotspot, try to reset Wi-Fi for router or laptop. Typing 192.168.1.1 in browser commonly can access to router setting. Besides, you can use CMD to reset the Wi-Fi hotspot from Windows 10 computer.
As for me, I think the settings is very trouble, so I will use a free hotspot tool for Windows to help me turn on a Wi-Fi Hotspot in Windows 10 computer.
OSToto Hotspot is a free and professional WiFi hotspot creator tool for computer. It enables you to build a stable and personal (or public) hotspot without wireless router. You can free share your computer Internet connection with all WiFi-enabled devices, like phones, tables, laptops, etc.

Here, I think your Windows 10 computer network issues are fixed. You also can learn how to fix limited Wi-Fi connections problem in Windows: http://www.thewindowsclub.com/fix-limited-wifi-connection-problem-in-windows-8-1

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