Configure mobile hotspot android lollipop (5.1.1) device such as Samsung galaxy J7 & J5, Samsung galaxy S6 Edge plus & S6 edge and other latest android lollipop phone or tablet. In your Samsung galaxy (J7) device mobile hotspot settings, you can change default network name, security settings and change default password of mobile hotspot.
You can use your android device as internet access point using mobile hotspot. It allows up to 10 other device to connect to it Wi-Fi.You can create an allowed device and turn on the hotspot on your android device to use it. Using mobile hotspot increase battery consumption and data usage. Follow below given steps to configure mobile hotspot android phone or tablet.
Simple 6 steps: How to configure mobile hotspot android phone or tablet
Step 1: Open “Settings” app on your android lollipop device
Step 2: Under connection sections, tap on “Mobile hotspot and tethering”
Step 3: Tap on “Mobile hotspot”
Step 4: Click on “More” from top of the right side corner
Step 5: Tap on “Configure mobile hotspot”
You can see the above screen on your android lollipop (5.1.1) device.
Step 6: Now configure mobile hotspot network name and security settings.
You can easily change the default network name of mobile hotspot. In security settings you can choose from the below two options:
- Open: In this option, any device can connect to your AP without entering a password. You can also use advanced options to set broadcast channel on your android smartphone.
- WPA2 PSK: Be default selected. You can use this password when connected other device uisng mobile hotspot. Also change default security password of mobile hotspot.
That’s it. It’s easy to configure mobile hotspot on Samssung galaxy S7 / S6 / S4 / S3 devices.
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