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Setting up and using my tablet as personal Hotspot

Want to let other tablets or computers establish an internet connection using your tablet as a personal Hotspot? It's easy, but remember you need to set up your tablet for internet before you can use this function.

Step 1 of 7

Find "Personal Hotspot"

Tap Settings.

Step 2 of 7

Find "Personal Hotspot"

Tap Personal Hotspot.

Step 3 of 7

Turn on personal Hotspot

Tap the indicator next to "Personal Hotspot" until the function is turned on.

Step 4 of 7

Turn on personal Hotspot

If you're asked to turn on Wi-Fi and Bluetooth:

Tap Turn on Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.

Step 5 of 7

Enter password for personal Hotspot

Tap Wi-Fi Password.

Step 6 of 7

Enter password for personal Hotspot

Key in the required password and tap Done.

Step 7 of 7

Establish connection

Do the following on the device which is to connect to your personal Hotspot:

Turn on Wi-Fi.

Find the list of available Wi-Fi networks.

Select your tablet on the list.

Key in the password you selected in step 3 and establish a connection to your tablet.

When the connection is established, you can access the internet from the other device.

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