SETTINGS & SERVICES
Using your phone as a wireless router
SETTINGS & SERVICES
Get Wi-Fi for your notebook anywhere. Use your phone as a wireless router.

Using your phone as a wireless router

Share your data connection with other devices by turning your phone into a wireless router.

Make sure your phone’s data connection is turned on before you use it as a wireless router.
  1. From the Home screen, press MENU, and then tap Settings > Wireless & networks.
  2. Tap Portable Wi-Fi hotspot settings.
  3. Enter a router name or use the default router name.
  4. Choose the type of Security and set the password (key) for your wireless router. If you selected None in Security, you don’t need to enter a password.
    Note: The password is the key other people need to enter on their device so they can connect and use your phone as a wireless router.
  5. Select the Portable Wi-Fi hotspot check box to turn on your phone’s wireless router.

Your phone is ready to be used as a wireless router when you see on the status bar.

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