Set up your device as a personal hotspot and 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. To turn on Mobile hotspot, swipe down from the top of the screen, then tap the Settings icon. Note: Eligible data plan required, learn more.
Swipe to the CONNECTIONS tab then tap Mobile Hotspot and Tethering.
Tap Mobile Hotspot.
Tap the Mobile Hotspot switch to toggle on or off.
When Mobile hotspot is on, the Mobile hotspot icon will be displayed in the notification bar.
To configure the Hotspot, tap MORE.
Tap Configure Mobile Hotspot.
Tap the desired field to change the Hotspot Wi-Fi Network name, Security, and Password. Then tap SAVE. Note: Tap Show advanced options to change the broadcast channel and set the channel the device uses for Mobile Hotspot.
Connected devices are displayed beneath Connected devices.