Smartphone Mobile Hotspot: BlackBerry PRIV

Learn how to share your mobile internet with other devices using the BlackBerry PRIV.

 

On this page:

 

 

Set up

  1. Check that Wi-Fi and Smartphone Mobile Hotspot are turned off.
  2. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > More > Tethering & Mobile Hotspot > Set up Mobile Hotspot.
  3. Adjust the following settings:
    • Network name
    • Band
      • 2.4 GHz
      • 5.0 GHz
    • Security
      • WPA2 PSK
    • Password
    • Inactivity timeout switch
    • Timeout length
      • 5 minutes
      • 10 minutes
      • 15 minutes
      • 20 minutes
      • 30 minutes
      • 60 minutes
  4. Tap Save.

 

Turn on / off

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > More > Tethering & Mobile Hotspot.
  2. Tap the switch next to Mobile Hotspot to turn on or off.