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Use mobile phone as Wi-Fi Hotspot

When you use your mobile phone as a Wi-Fi Hotspot, you can share your mobile phone's internet connection with other devices via Wi-Fi. Before you can set up your mobile phone as a Wi-Fi Hotspot, you need to set up your mobile phone for internet.

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Find "Set up Wi-Fi hotspot"

Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.

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Find "Set up Wi-Fi hotspot"

Tap the settings icon.

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Find "Set up Wi-Fi hotspot"

Tap Network & Internet.

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Find "Set up Wi-Fi hotspot"

Tap Hotspot & tethering.

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Find "Set up Wi-Fi hotspot"

Tap Set up Wi-Fi hotspot.

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Select Wi-Fi Hotspot settings

Tap the field below "Network name" and key in the required name.

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Select Wi-Fi Hotspot settings

Tap the drop down list below "Security".

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Select Wi-Fi Hotspot settings

Tap WPA2 PSK to password protect your Wi-Fi Hotspot.

The password prevents others from accessing your Wi-Fi Hotspot without your approval.
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Select Wi-Fi Hotspot settings

Tap the field below "Password".

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Select Wi-Fi Hotspot settings

Tap SAVE.

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Turn on Wi-Fi Hotspot

Tap the indicator next to "Portable Wi-Fi hotspot" to turn on the function.

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Return to the home screen

Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.

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Establish connection to Wi-Fi Hotspot from another device

Turn on Wi-Fi on the other device.

Find the list of available Wi-Fi networks and select your own Wi-Fi Hotspot.

Key in the password for your Wi-Fi Hotspot and establish the connection.

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

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