Tethering & mobile hotspot: Nokia Lumia 710

Learn how to share your mobile internet with other devices using the Nokia Lumia 710. Find out more on this page:

 

Connection icons for tethering and mobile hotspot

Drivers for computers

Mobile hotspot via Wi-Fi

Tethering via USB

 

 

Connection icons for tethering and mobile hotspot

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Drivers for computers

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Mobile hotspot via Wi-Fi

Set up mobile hotspot

To set up or configure a mobile hotspot over Wi-Fi, follow these steps:

 

Note: It is NOT possible to configure the following options:

  • Allow/block specific devices
  • Number of maximum device connections

 

  1. From the Start screen, swipe left.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap internet sharing.
  4. If necessary, tap the slider to turn On.
  5. Tap setup.
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  6. If desired, tap the Broadcast name field and enter a new Wi-Fi network name (SSID).
  7. If desired, tap the Security type field and select one:
    • none
    • password required (WPA2).
  8. If desired, tap the Password field and enter a new password.
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  9. Tap the Done icon.

 

Turn on/off mobile hotspot

To turn on or turn off a mobile hotspot over Wi-Fi, follow these steps:

  1. From the Start screen, swipe left.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap internet sharing.
  4. Tap the slider to turn On or Off.
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When Internet Sharing is turned on, your phone starts broadcasting its Wi-Fi network name (SSID) so you can connect to it with up to five other devices. Your phone’s default SSID is Nokia Lumia 710_[XXXX].

 

 

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Tethering via USB

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