Mobile hotspot

How to set up your device as a mobile hotspot to share your data connection with Wi-Fi-capable devices.



  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, swipe down from the Notification bar.
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  3. Tap the Settings icon.
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  4. Under Networks, tap Tethering & networks.
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  5. Tap Mobile Hotspot.
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  6. Tap Set up Mobile Hotspot to set up the Mobile Hotspot.
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  7. Enter a hotspot name, then tap Done.
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  8. Change the password if desired, then tap Save.
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  9. Tap the OFF/ON switch to turn the Mobile Hotspot on or off.
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  10. Tap the Enable.
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  11. Connected devices are displayed beneath MOBILE HOTSPOT CLIENT LIST.
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  12. 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.
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