Hotspot Initialization Failed in SHAREit PC

Hotspot Initialization Failed in SHAREitPC version – this is a common error that SHAREit users will face when using SHAREit on Windows 10/8.1/8/7 PC. If you think that hotspot creation not supported in SHAREit PC version, then you are 100% wrong. SHAREit do support hotspot creation if you have v4.0 or higher version of SHAREit installed on your Windows PC. If you are facing SHAREit hotspot problem then here in this article I will let you know small trick to Initialize hotspot in SHAREit PC version. This same trick will work if you see the same error – hotspot initialization failed in SHAREit Mac version.


Hotspot name initialization failed in SHAREit PC

SHAREit uses WiFi connection to transfer files across devices and it has grown to a great extent after enabling the feature to share files across devices of multiple platforms. Now we have SHAREit available for Windows, Android, iOS, Mac, Windows Phone.

Hotspot-initialization failed in SHAREit
Hotspot-initialization failed in SHAREit

To transfer files from Android to Android device, you don’t have to initialize a hotspot but it is required to initialize SHAREit hotspot if you want to share files to PC/iOS/Mac device. In the recent times I have seen multiple users reporting that hotspot initialization is failed in SHAREit PC version. Sometimes you will also get the error “This device may be slow to start hotspot” in SHAREit. To address this issue, there is a simple trick that you have to do before initializing hotspot in SHAREit PC.

Initialization failed in SHAREit for PC – How to fix this?

To fix this issue, just follow below steps:

  • Make sure that you have disconnected your WiFi connection (if it is already connected to some other WiFi network) and then try again to initialize hotspot on SHAREit PC. Most of the time this will fix the issue and SHAREit hotspot will be created.
Shareit initalization failed
Share it initialization failed
  • Make sure that you have turned ON your WiFi (Wireless connection) before initializing SHAREit hotspot on PC. If you have not, turn it on and the issue will be fixed.
  • Make sure the version of SHAREit installed on your Windows PC is v4.0 or higher.

This issue will be fixed if you follow these above tips, if you are still facing any issues with SHAREit, please leave us a comment and if you have any other way to fix this SHAREit hotspot initialization failed issue, please let us know in comments below. Thank you.

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