Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Set up your device as a personal hotspot and share your data connection with Wi-Fi-capable devices.



  1. Swipe down from the Notification bar, then select the Settings icon.
    Note: Requires eligible data plan. Mobile hotspot and tethering are not supported on AT&T Unlimited Data Plan.
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  2. Select the Network tab, then select Mobile Hotspot & Tethering.
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  3. ACTIVATE MOBILE HOTSPOT: Select the Mobile Hotspot switch.
    Note: If Wi-Fi is turned on, you will be prompted to turn it off. Select YES.
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  4. Update the Mobile Hotspot password if desired, then select ENABLE.
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  5. When Mobile hotspot is on, the Mobile hotspot icon will display in the Notification bar.
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  6. CONFIGURE MOBILE HOTSPOT: From the Tethering screen, select Mobile Hotspot.
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  7. Select Set up Mobile Hotspot.
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  8. Edit the Wi-Fi network name, Security settings, and Password then select SAVE.
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  9. VIEW CONNECTED DEVICES: Connected devices are listed under MOBILE HOTSPOT CLIENT LIST.
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  10. TURN OFF MOBILE HOTSPOT: From the Tethering screen, select the Mobile Hotspot switch.
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