How to set up your device as a mobile hotspot to share your data connection with Wi-Fi-capable devices.
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INSTRUCTIONS & INFO
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.
From the home screen, swipe down from the Notification bar.
Tap the Settings icon.
Under Networks, tap Tethering & networks.
Tap Mobile Hotspot.
Tap Set up Mobile Hotspot to set up the Mobile Hotspot.
Enter a hotspot name, then tap Done.
Change the password if desired, then tap Save.
Tap the OFF/ON switch to turn the Mobile Hotspot on or off.
Tap the Enable.
Connected devices are displayed beneath MOBILE HOTSPOT CLIENT LIST.
When Mobile Hotspot is active, an icon will appear in the notification bar. Note: The number of devices connected to the mobile hotspot will be displayed on the icon.