Smartphone Mobile Hotspot: Google Nexus 6

Learn how to share your mobile internet with other devices using the Google Nexus 6.


On this page:



Set up

  1. Check that Wi-Fi and Smartphone Mobile Hotspot are turned off.
  2. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap More.
  5. Tap Tethering & portable hotspot.
  6. Tap to select the Portable Wi-Fi hotspot check box.
  7. Tap Set up Wi-Fi hotspot.
  8. Tap the Network name field to enter a new network name, if desired.
  9. Tap the Security drop-down menu and select the desired options.
  10. If prompted, enter a password.
  11. Tap Save.


Turn on / off

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap More.
  4. Tap Tethering & portable hotspot.
  5. Tap Portable Wi-Fi hotspot switch to turn on/off.