Using HTC One as a Wi‍-Fi hotspot

Using HTC One as a Wi‍-Fi hotspot

Share your data connection with other devices by turning HTC One into a Wi‍-Fi hotspot.

  • Make sure the data connection is turned on.
  • You must have an approved data plan associated with your account from your mobile service provider to use this service. Devices connected to your Wi‍-Fi hotspot use data from your subscribed data plan.
  1. Go to Settings, and then under Wireless & networks, tap More.
  2. Tap Mobile network sharing.
  3. Tap the Portable Wi-Fi hotspot On/Off switch to turn it on.

    The first time you turn on the Wi‍-Fi hotspot, you'll need to set it up.

  4. Enter a hotspot name or use the default.
  5. Enter a password or use the default.

    The password is the key other people need to enter on their device so they can connect and use HTC One as a wireless router.

  6. To help make your Wi-Fi hotspot more secure, tap Advanced settings.

    Choose settings such as SSID and the security type, and then press .

  7. Tap Next and then tap Done.

HTC One is ready to be used as a Wi‍-Fi hotspot when you see on the status bar.

Important: To help minimize security risks, use the default security settings and set a strong and unique password.
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