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Using my mobile phone as Wi-Fi Hotspot

Want to let other mobile phones or computers establish an internet connection using your mobile phone as a Wi-Fi Hotspot? Follow these easy instructions.

Step 1 of 9

Find "Personal Hotspot"

Tap Settings.

Step 2 of 9

Find "Personal Hotspot"

Tap General.

Step 3 of 9

Find "Personal Hotspot"

Tap Network.

Step 4 of 9

Find "Personal Hotspot"

Tap Personal Hotspot.

Step 5 of 9

Turn on tethering

Tap the indicator next to Personal Hotspot to turn on tethering.

Step 6 of 9

Turn on tethering

If this is the first time you use the function:

Tap Wi-Fi and USB Only.

Step 7 of 9

Change password for Wi-Fi Hotspot

Tap Wi-Fi Password.

Step 8 of 9

Change password for Wi-Fi Hotspot

Key in the required access code and tap Done.

Step 9 of 9

Establish connection

Turn on Wi-Fi on the other device.

Find the list of available Wi-Fi networks.

Select your mobile phone on the list.

Key in your password for the Wi-Fi Hotspot and establish a connection to your mobile phone.

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

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