Smartphone Mobile Hotspot: T-Mobile REVVL

Learn how to share your mobile internet with other devices using the T-Mobile REVVL.

 

On this page:

 

 

Set up

  1. Verify Wi-Fi and Smartphone Mobile Hotspot are turned off.
  2. From any home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
  3. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More to expand the menu.
  4. Tap Mobile hotspot and tethering > Wi-Fi Hotspot.
  5. When the 'Set up mobile hotspot' screen appears, enter your password.
  6. Tap the Wi-Fi HotSpot slider to turn on.
  7. When the 'Mobile hotspot is activated' message appears, tap YES to learn more or tap SKIP.
  8. Tap Mobile hotspot turn off timer to select desired setting:
    • Always
    • Turn off when idle for 5 minutes
    • Turn off when idle for 10 minutes
  9. Tap Set up and manage mobile hotspot to update these settings:
    • Network name
    • Preferred channel
    • Security
    • Password
    • Show password
    • Broadcast network name (SSID)
    • Reset network SSID, security, and password to default
    • Maximum connections
  10. If desired, tap WPS connect and follow the prompts to enable this feature.
  11. Tap Allowed devices to update these settings:
    • Tap to check or uncheck the Allow all devices check box.
    • To add a device, tap ADD, enter Name and MAC address and then tap SAVE.
    • To delete a device, select the device under the 'Allowed device list' and tap DELETE.

 

Turn on / off

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
  2. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More to expand the menu.
  3. Tap Mobile hotspot and tethering > Wi-Fi Hotspot.
  4. Tap the Wi-Fi HotSpot slider to turn on or off.