Smartphone Mobile Hotspot: Sony Xperia Z

Learn how to share your mobile internet with other devices using the Sony Xperia Z.

 

On this page:

 

 

Set up

  1. Check that Wi-Fi and Smartphone Mobile Hotspot are turned off.
  2. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  3. Scroll to and tap Settings.
  4. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More.
  5. Tap Tethering and Mobile HotSpot.
  6. Select the Mobile HotSpot check box.
  7. Tap OK.
  8. Tap Mobile HotSpot settings.
  9. Tap Configure Mobile HotSpot.
  10. Edit the following settings as necessary:
    • Network SSID
    • Security
    • Password
  11. Tap Save.
  12. Tap Power save.
  13. Select one of the following options:
    • After 5 minutes of inactivity
    • After 10 minutes of inactivity
    • Never

 

Turn on / off

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Scroll to and tap Settings.
  3. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More.
  4. Tap Tethering and Mobile HotSpot.
  5. Select or clear the Mobile HotSpot check box.
  6. If necessary, tap OK.