Samsung Galaxy S Plus

Samsung Galaxy S Plus

Use your phone as Wi-Fi hotspot - Samsung Galaxy S Plus

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You can use your phone to create an internet connection from a laptop or desktop. Follow these instructions to use your phone as a Wi-Fi hotspot.
You can only use pre-installed data connections for this function. You need to restore the data connections if they have been deleted.

You need turn to off Wi-Fi on your phone.

Step 1 of 17

Find "Tethering"

Press Applications.

Step 2 of 17

Find "Tethering"

Press Settings.

Step 3 of 17

Find "Tethering"

Press Wireless and network.

Step 4 of 17

Find "Tethering"

Press Tethering.

Step 5 of 17

Turn on hotspot

Press Mobile AP to turn on the function.

Step 6 of 17

Turn on hotspot

When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.

Step 7 of 17

Turn on hotspot

Press Yes to confirm.

Step 8 of 17

Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

Press Mobile AP settings.

Step 9 of 17

Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

Press Configure mobile AP.

Step 10 of 17

Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

Press the field below Network SSID and key in the required name for the Wi-Fi hotspot.

Step 11 of 17

Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

Press the drop down list below Security.

Step 12 of 17

Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

Press Open or WPA2 PSK.

Step 13 of 17

Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

If you select WPA2 PSK:

Step 14 of 17

Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

Press the field below Password and key in the required password.

Step 15 of 17

Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

Press Save.

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Step 16 of 17

Establish connection

Turn on Wi-Fi on the other device.
Find the list of available Wi-Fi networks.
Select your phone on the list.
Key in the required access code and establish a connection to your phone.
When the connection is established, you can access the internet from the other device.

Step 17 of 17

Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Tethering"

Press Applications.
Press Settings.
Press Wireless and network.
Press Tethering.

2. Turn on hotspot

Press Mobile AP to turn on the function.
When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.
Press Yes to confirm.

3. Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

Press Mobile AP settings.
Press Configure mobile AP.
Press the field below Network SSID and key in the required name for the Wi-Fi hotspot.
Press the drop down list below Security.
Press Open or WPA2 PSK.
If you select WPA2 PSK:
Press the field below Password and key in the required password.
Press Save.

4. Establish connection

Turn on Wi-Fi on the other device.
Find the list of available Wi-Fi networks.
Select your phone on the list.
Key in the required access code and establish a connection to your phone.
When the connection is established, you can access the internet from the other device.
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5. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.