Mobile hotspot: T-Mobile Concord

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

 

 

 

 

Connection icon for mobile hotspot

 

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

 

wifi sharing active.pngMobile 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 &networks.
  4. Tap Tethering &portable hotspot.
  5. Tap Portable Mobile hotspot settings.
  6. Tap Configure Mobile hotspot.
  7. Under Security,tap one of the following options:
    • Open
    • WPA2 PSK
  8. If prompted, enter a password.
  9. Change the Network SSID if desired.
  10. Check or uncheck Broadcast network name (SSID) as desired.
  11. Tap Save.

 

 

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 &networks.
  4. Tap Tethering &portable hotspot.
  5. Tap to select the Portable Mobile hotspot check box.
  6. Your phone starts broadcasting its Wi-Fi network name (SSID) so you can connect other devices and share your mobile network data connection. Your phone’s default SSID is AndroidAPXXXX.