Mobile hotspot: Nokia Lumia 810

Learn how to share your mobile internet with other devices using the Nokia Lumia 810.

 

 

 

 

Connection icon for mobile hotspot

 

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

 

hotspot icon.jpgMobile 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 the Start screen, swipe left.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Internet sharing.
  4. Under Sharing, tap the slider to turn on Internet sharing.
  5. Tap Setup.
  6. Enter the broadcast name.
  7. Enter the password.
  8. Tap the Check mark icon.

 

 

Turn on / off mobile hotspot

 

To turn on or turn off a mobile hotspot over Wi-Fi, follow these steps:

 

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  1. From the Start screen, swipe left.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Internet sharing.
  4. Under Sharing, tap the slider to turn on Internet sharing.

    Note: When turned on, the Mobile Hotspot hotspot icon.jpg icon appears in the status bar.

 

Your phone starts broadcasting its Wi-Fi network name (SSID) so you can connect with up to 8 other devices and share your mobile network data connection.Your phone’s default broadcast name is NOKIA Lumia 810_[xxxx].