Mobile Hotspot: Alcatel LINKZONE

Learn how to share your mobile internet with other devices using the Alcatel LINKZONE.

 

 

 

Mobile Hotspot network name (SSID) & password

  • The Mobile Hotspot network name (SSID) is the name of the Wi-Fi network you'll need to connect to.
  • The default Mobile Hotspot network name (SSID) and password are located on the label inside the back cover of the device.
  • The default SSID is "Alcatel LINKZONE + the last 4 digits of the IMEI" and the default Wi-Fi password is the last 8 digits of the IMEI.
  • You can change the SSID and password using the Admin page

 

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Turn on / off

Use these steps to turn your Mobile Hotspot on or off.

 

Turn on

  1. Press the Power button on the mobile hotspot until all four indicators momentarily flash blue.
  2. Wait for the Network and Wi-Fi Indicators to come on, one at a time.
  3. When the Network and Wi-Fi icons light up blue, the Wi-Fi connection is enabled.

 

Turn off

  1. Press the Power button on the mobile hotspot until all four indicators momentarily flash blue.
  2. When all four buttons go dark, the Network and Wi-Fi connections have been disabled.

 

Connect to the Mobile HotSpot

To connect your Wi-Fi enabled device to your Mobile Hotspot for internet access, follow these steps:

 

  1. Make sure your Mobile Hotspot is turned on.
  2. Select the Wi-Fi Network Name (SSID).
    • The default is "Alcatel LINKZONE + the last 4 digits of IMEI".
    • The IMEI can be found on the back of the device, under the battery, or on the box it came in.
  3. Enter the Wi-Fi Password. The default is the last 8 digits of IMEI (found behind battery)
  4. If you need to change your Mobile Hotspot Password or Network Name, refer to the Admin page or User Manual.