Mobile hotspot: LG Optimus L9

Learn how to share your mobile internet with other devices using the LG Optimus L9.

 

 

 

 

Connection icon for mobile hotspot

 

When your device is sharing the mobile internet connection, refer to the following:

 

LG Optimus L9 mobile hotspot iconMobile hotspot via Wi-Fi is turned on

 

 

Set up mobile hotspot

 

To set up or configure a mobile hotspot over Wi-Fi, follow these steps:

Note: Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot settings cannot be changed when Wi-Fi sharing is turned on.

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap System settings.
  3. Tap More.
  4. Tap USB tethering & Mobile HotSpot.
  5. Tap Configure Mobile HotSpot.
  6. Tap to adjust the following settings:

    • Network SSID
    • SSID visibility
    • Max client allowed to tether
    • Security
    • Password

LG Optimus L9 mobile hotspot screen

 

 

Turn on / off mobile hotspot

 

To turn on or turn off a mobile hotspot over Wi-Fi, follow these steps:

 

To turn on or turn off a mobile hotspot over Wi-Fi, follow these steps:

 

Note: If you are turning on the mobile hotspot for the first time, you must create a password for the mobile hotspot (unless you already set one up by tapping Configure Mobile HotSpot).

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap System settings.
  3. Tap More.
  4. Tap USB tethering & Mobile HotSpot.
  5. To turn on, tap Mobile HotSpot to select the Check box.
    If the pop-up window appears, you must create a password. Tap the Password field and enter a password that is at least 8 characters long. Record your password. Tap Save.
  6. To turn off, tap Mobile HotSpot to clear the Check box.

LG Optimus L9 mobile hotspot screen2