Mobile hotspot: T-Mobile Comet

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

 

 

 

 

Connection icon for mobile hotspot

 

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

 

Sharingactive.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 Wi-Fi hotspot.
  5. Tap Portable Wi-Fi hotspot settings.
  6. Tap Configure Wi-Fi hotspot.
  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:
    • Open
    • WPA2 PSK
  9. If desired, tap the Password text entry field to change the password.

 

 

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 Portable Wi-Fi hotspot to turn on Wi-Fi sharing.