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How to set up and use your mobile phone as a Personal Hotspot

When you use your mobile phone as a Personal Hotspot, you can share your mobile phone's Internet connection with other devices via WLAN. Remember, you need to set up your mobile phone for Internet.

Step 1 of 7

Press Settings.

Step 2 of 7

Press Personal Hotspot.

Step 3 of 7

Press the indicator next to"Personal Hotspot" until the function is activated.

Step 4 of 7

If you're asked to activate WLAN and Bluetooth:
Press Turn on Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.

Step 5 of 7

Press Wi-Fi Password.

Step 6 of 7

Key in the required password and press Done.

Step 7 of 7

Do the following on the device which is connect to your Personal Hotspot:
Activate WLAN.
Find the list of available WLANs.
Select your mobile phone on the list.
Key in the password you selected in step 3, and a connection to your mobile phone is established.
When the connection is established, you can access the Internet from the other device.

1. Find "Personal Hotspot"

Press Settings.
Press Personal Hotspot.

2. Activate Personal Hotspot

Press the indicator next to"Personal Hotspot" until the function is activated.
If you're asked to activate WLAN and Bluetooth:
Press Turn on Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.

3. Enter password for Personal Hotspot

Press Wi-Fi Password.
Key in the required password and press Done.

4. Establish a connection

Do the following on the device which is connect to your Personal Hotspot:
Activate WLAN.
Find the list of available WLANs.
Select your mobile phone on the list.
Key in the password you selected in step 3, and a connection to your mobile phone is established.
When the connection is established, you can access the Internet from the other device.
  

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