I have a laptop at work that's connected to the the office LAN.
I have an iPhone that sometimes can sort of connect via Sprint, but usually it's pretty slow.
However, when I'm at the office, my iPhone/Sprint can barely connect at all. It's hopeless.
Is there some way my laptop can create a WiFi network that my iPhone can use and thereby share my laptop's fast connection?
I've tried going to "Create network" on my laptop, then "Create computer-to-computer network" and then on my iPhone going to Settings > WiFi > Choose a Network and actually connecting to that WiFi network I just created.
Once I do that, I can look in the iPhone's settings and verify that the phone is supposedly on that WiFi network and it has an I.P. address.
However, in the upper-left area of my iPhone screen it still says, "Sprint" and there's a little circle after it. (Circle???)
In terms of functionality, the phone is still ridiculously slow as if it were still trying to use the more-or-less useless Sprint service.
So is there some better way to do this that allows my iPhone to get a fast connection?