Mobile hotspot: Samsung Galaxy S 4G

Learn how to share your mobile internet with other devices using the Samsung Galaxy S 4G.

 

 

 

 

Connection icon for mobile hotspot

 

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

 

Samsung Galaxy S 4G mobile hotspotMobile 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 Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless and network.
  4. Tap Mobile AP.
  5. Tap to select the Mobile AP check box to enable or disable Wi-Fi sharing.

 

 

Turn on / off mobile hotspot

 

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless and network.
  4. Tap Mobile AP.
  5. Tap Mobile AP Settings.
  6. Tap Configure mobile AP.
  7. Enter a new Network SSID name.
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