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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.

Step 1 of 12

Find "Name and Password Settings"

Tap Settings.

Step 2 of 12

Find "Name and Password Settings"

Tap Other Wireless Connections.

Step 3 of 12

Find "Name and Password Settings"

Tap Portable Hotspot.

Step 4 of 12

Find "Name and Password Settings"

Tap Name and Password Settings.

Step 5 of 12

Select Wi-Fi Hotspot settings

Tap the field next to "Name" and key in the required name for the Wi-Fi Hotspot.

Step 6 of 12

Select Wi-Fi Hotspot settings

Tap Security.

Step 7 of 12

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.
Step 8 of 12

Select Wi-Fi Hotspot settings

Tap the field next to "Password" and key in the required password.

Step 9 of 12

Select Wi-Fi Hotspot settings

Tap Save.

Step 10 of 12

Turn on Wi-Fi Hotspot

Tap the indicator next to "Enable Your Personal Hotspot" to turn on the function.

Step 11 of 12

Return to the home screen

Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.

Step 12 of 12

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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