Mobile hotspot: T-Mobile Prism II

Learn how to share your mobile internet with other devices using the T-Mobile Prism II.

 

 

 

 

Connection icon for mobile hotspot

 

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

 

T-Mobile Prism II 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 System settings.
  3. If necessary, tap the All tab.
  4. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More.
  5. Tap Tethering & Mobile HotSpot.
  6. If necessary, select the Mobile HotSpot check box.
  7. Tap Configure Wi-Fi hotspot.
  8. If necessary, edit the following options:
    • Network SSID
    • Security
    • Password
  9. Tap Save.
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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 System settings.
  3. If necessary, tap the All tab.
  4. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More.
  5. Tap Tethering & Mobile HotSpot.
  6. Select or clear the Mobile HotSpot check box.