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Using HTC Desire 520 as a Wi‍-Fi hotspot

Share your data connection with other devices by turning HTC Desire 520 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. From the Home screen, tap , and then find and tap Settings.
  2. Tap More > Mobile Hotspot and Tethering > Mobile Hotspot.

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

  3. Enter a hotspot name or use the default.
  4. 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 Desire 520 as a wireless router.

  5. To help make your mobile hotspot more secure, tap > Advanced.

    Choose from the available settings, and then press .

  6. Tap the Mobile HotspotOn/Off switch to turn it on.

HTC Desire 520 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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