Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1v

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1v

Use device as Wi-Fi hotspot - Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1v

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You can use your device to create an internet connection from a laptop or desktop. Follow these instructions to use your device as hotspot.

Step 1 of 9

Find "Portable Wi-Fi hotspot settings"

Press Apps.

Step 2 of 9

Find "Portable Wi-Fi hotspot settings"

Press Settings.

Step 3 of 9

Find "Portable Wi-Fi hotspot settings"

Press Wireless and networks.

Step 4 of 9

Find "Portable Wi-Fi hotspot settings"

Press Tethering & portable hotspot.

Step 5 of 9

Find "Portable Wi-Fi hotspot settings"

Press Portable Wi-Fi hotspot settings.

Step 6 of 9

Turn on Wi-Fi hotspot

Press Portable Wi-Fi hotspot to turn on the function.

Step 7 of 9

Turn on Wi-Fi hotspot

When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1v
Step 8 of 9

Establish connection

Turn on Wi-Fi on the other device.
Find the list of available Wi-Fi networks.
Select your device on the list.
Follow the instructions on the display to establish a connection to your device.
When the connection is established, you can access the internet from the other device.

Step 9 of 9

Exit

Press the home icon to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Portable Wi-Fi hotspot settings"

Press Apps.
Press Settings.
Press Wireless and networks.
Press Tethering & portable hotspot.
Press Portable Wi-Fi hotspot settings.

2. Turn on Wi-Fi hotspot

Press Portable Wi-Fi hotspot to turn on the function.
When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.

3. Establish connection

Turn on Wi-Fi on the other device.
Find the list of available Wi-Fi networks.
Select your device on the list.
Follow the instructions on the display to establish a connection to your device.
When the connection is established, you can access the internet from the other device.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1v

4. Exit

Press the home icon to return to standby mode.