Set up and use your phone as a Wi-Fi hotspot

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

1 of 16 steps Press the menu icon.
2 of 16 steps Press Settings.
3 of 16 steps Press Wireless and network.
4 of 16 steps Press Tethering and portable hotspot.
5 of 16 steps Press Portable Wi-Fi hotspot.
6 of 16 steps Press Configure portable Wi-Fi hotspot.
7 of 16 steps Key in the required name for the Wi-Fi hotspot.
8 of 16 steps Press the drop down list below "Security".If you don't want to password protect your hotspot:
9 of 16 steps Press Open.If you want to password protect your hotspot:
10 of 16 steps Press WPA2 PSK.
11 of 16 steps Press the field below "Password" and key in the required password.
12 of 16 steps Press Save.
13 of 16 steps Press the field next to "Portable Wi-Fi hotspot" until the display tells you that the function is turned on.If Wi-Fi is turned on:
14 of 16 steps Press Yes to confirm.
15 of 16 steps Do the following on the device which is to connect to your Wi-Fi hotspot:Turn on Wi-Fi.Find the list of available Wi-Fi networks.Select the network name you keyed in in step 2.Key in the password you selected in step 2 and establish a connection to the Wi-Fi hotspot.When the connection is established, you can access the internet from the other device.
16 of 16 steps Press the Home key to return to the home screen.