Mobile hotspot: HTC Sensation 4G

Learn how to share your mobile internet with other devices using the HTC Sensation 4G.

 

 

 

 

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.

 

  • 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. Under Wireless & networks tap More.
  4. Tap Tethering & Mobile Hotspot.
  5. If necessary, tap Mobile hotspot to turn off Wi-Fi sharing.
  6. Tap Mobile hotspot settings.
  7. If desired, tap Securityand tap one of the following options:
    • None
    • WEP (128)
    • WPA (TKIP)
    • WPA2 (AES)
  8. If desired, tap the Password text entry field to change the password.
  9. Tap Manage users.
  10. Verify the Allowed users only check box is not selected.
  11. Tap Done.

 

 

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 Wi-Fi Tethering & Mobile HotSpot.
  4. Tap Mobile hotspot to select and turn on.