Smartphone Mobile Hotspot: LG G5

Learn how to share your mobile internet with other devices using the LG G5.

 

On this page:

 

 

Set up

  1. Check that Wi-Fi and Smartphone Mobile Hotspot are turned off.
  2. Drag down the notification bar and tap the Settings icon at the top-right.
  3. Tap Tethering.
  4. Tap Mobile HotSpot.
  5. Tap Configure Mobile HotSpot.
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  6. Edit the available settings as necessary
    • Wi-Fi name (SSID)
    • Broadcast SSID
    • Security
    • Password
    • Show password
    • Maximum connections
    • Broadcast channel
    • Auto select
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  7. When finished, tap SAVE.

 

 

Turn on / off

  1. Turn Wi-Fi off and connect to the T-Mobile network.
  2. Drag down the notification bar and tap the Settings icon at the top-right.
  3. Tap Tethering.
  4. Tap Mobile HotSpot.
  5. Tap the Mobile HotSpot switch to turn it on or off.