Mobile hotspot: HTC Amaze 4G

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

 

 

 

 

Connection icon for mobile hotspot

 

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

 

wifi+sharing.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 menuicon.png key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap More.
  4. Tap Tethering & Hotspot.
  5. If necessary, tap Mobile Hotspot to clear and turn off.
  6. Tap Mobile Hotspot settings.
  7. If desired, tap the Router name (SSID) text entry field to change the SSID.
  8. If desired, tap Security and tap one of the following options:
    • None
    • WEP (128)
    • WPA (TKIP)
    • WPA2 (AES)
  9. If desired, tap the Password text entry field to change the password.
  10. Tap Manage users.
  11. Verify the Allowed users only check box is not selected.
  12. Tap Done.Turn off
  13. Turn on the hotspot to save settings.

 

 

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 menuicon.png key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap More.
  4. Tap Tethering & Mobile Hotpot.
  5. Tap Mobile hotspot to turn on Wi-Fi sharing.
  6. The Mobile Hotspot icon appears in the status bar.