Mobile hotspot

Mobile hotspot

How to enable and disable Wi-Fi hotspot features.



  1. Use your AT&T device as a mobile Wi-Fi hotspot to share your data connection with Wi-Fi-capable devices such as: other smartphones, tablets, netbooks, MP3 players, and more.
    Note: Eligible data plan required, learn more.
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  2. From the home screen, tap the AT&T AllAccess widget.
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  3. Tap Hotspot.
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  4. Tap the Wi-Fi Network Name (SSID) field, to change the broadcast network name.
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  5. Tap the Wi-Fi Security drop down, to set if a password is needed to access the Wi-Fi network.
    Note: For security, it is recommended to require password to access the Wi-Fi network.
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  6. Tap the Wi-Fi Password field, to set the desired password.
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  7. Tap the Show password icon, to view the current password.
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  8. To turn the Mobile Hotspot Wi-Fi network on or off, tap the On/Off switch.
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  9. When the Mobile Hotspot is on, the Mobile Hotspot icon will display in the notification bar.
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