Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3

Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3

Android 4.4.4

Use your Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 Android 4.4.4 as a Wi-Fi hotspot

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When you use your phone as a Wi-Fi hotspot, you can share your phone's internet connection with other devices via Wi-Fi. To use your phone as a Wi-Fi hotspot, you need to set up your phone for internet.

Step 1 of 16

Find "Configure hotspot"

Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.

Step 2 of 16

Find "Configure hotspot"

Press the settings icon.

Step 3 of 16

Find "Configure hotspot"

Press More networks.

Step 4 of 16

Find "Configure hotspot"

Press Tethering and Mobile hotspot.

Step 5 of 16

Find "Configure hotspot"

Press Mobile hotspot.

Step 6 of 16

Find "Configure hotspot"

Press the menu icon.

Step 7 of 16

Find "Configure hotspot"

Press Configure hotspot.

Step 8 of 16

Select Wi-Fi hotspot settings

Press the field below "Network SSID" and key in the required name.

Step 9 of 16

Select Wi-Fi hotspot settings

Press the drop down list below "Security".

Step 10 of 16

Select Wi-Fi hotspot settings

Press WPA2 PSK to password protect your Wi-Fi hotspot.

The password prevents others from accessing your Wi-Fi hotspot without your approval.
Step 11 of 16

Select Wi-Fi hotspot settings

Press the field below "Password" and key in the required password.

Step 12 of 16

Select Wi-Fi hotspot settings

Press Save.

Step 13 of 16

Turn on Wi-Fi hotspot

Press the indicator next to "Mobile hotspot".

Step 14 of 16

Turn on Wi-Fi hotspot

Press OK to turn on the function.

Step 15 of 16

Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

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Step 16 of 16

Establish connection to Wi-Fi hotspot from another device

Turn on Wi-Fi.
Find the list of available Wi-Fi networks and select your own Wi-Fi hotspot.
Key in the password for your Wi-Fi hotspot and establish the connection.
When the connection is established, you can access the internet from the other device.

1. Find "Configure hotspot"

Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.
Press the settings icon.
Press More networks.
Press Tethering and Mobile hotspot.
Press Mobile hotspot.
Press the menu icon.
Press Configure hotspot.

2. Select Wi-Fi hotspot settings

Press the field below "Network SSID" and key in the required name.
Press the drop down list below "Security".
Press WPA2 PSK to password protect your Wi-Fi hotspot.
The password prevents others from accessing your Wi-Fi hotspot without your approval.
Press the field below "Password" and key in the required password.
Press Save.

3. Turn on Wi-Fi hotspot

Press the indicator next to "Mobile hotspot".
Press OK to turn on the function.

4. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

5. Establish connection to Wi-Fi hotspot from another device

Turn on Wi-Fi.
Find the list of available Wi-Fi networks and select your own Wi-Fi hotspot.
Key in the password for your Wi-Fi hotspot and establish the connection.
When the connection is established, you can access the internet from the other device.
Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3