Mobile hotspot: T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide

Learn how to share your mobile internet with other devices using the T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide.





Connection icon for mobile hotspot


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


tethering_on.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 Home screen, touch the App Drawer App Drawer Icon.png
  2. Touch Wi-Fi Hotspot.
  3. Touch OK.
  4. Touch the Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot check box.




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, press the Menu Menu Icon.png key.
  2. Touch Settings.
  3. Touch Wireless & networks.
  4. Touch Wi-Fi settings.
  5. If necessary, touch Wi-Fi to enable Wi-Fi.
  6. Touch the desired Wi-Fi network.
  7. If necessary, enter the password.
  8. Touch Connect.