Mobile hotspot: T-Mobile Prism

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

 

 

 

 

Connection icon for mobile hotspot

 

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

 

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Mobile 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 & Mobile HotSpot.
  5. Tap Mobile HotSpot settings.
  6. Tap Configure Mobile HotSpot.
  7. Enter the Network SSID.
  8. Under Security, tap one of the following options:
    • Open 
    • WPA2 PSK
  9. If prompted, enter a password.
  10. 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 & Mobile HotSpot.
  5. Tap to select the Mobile HotSpot check box.
  6. Tap OK.
  7. Tap OK again.