How to turn on mobile hotspot on android

If you want to connect your laptop or desktop to the internet using mobile hotspot or public Wi-Fi hotspot then you can turn on mobile hotspot on android. You can use your device as an Internet access point using mobile hotspot. This allows up to 10 other devices to connect it Wi-Fi. The connected device will have access to the internet via your mobile network.

First of all create mobile hotspot that will allow laptop or other devices to use your android mobile hotspot to connect internet. Using mobile hotspot, it can increase battery consumption and data usage.

This method of how to turn on mobile hotspot on android mobile is perfect working on latest android phones including Samsung Galaxy J7, Samsung Galaxy J5, Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, Samsung Galaxy S6, HTC desire 826 and other latest android lollipop devices.

How to turn android mobile or tablet into a Wi-Fi Hotspot / Enable mobile Hotspot on android

Follow below steps to create or turn on mobile Hotspot on android mobile and other devices within a few seconds.

Tap on Setting

Step 1: Go to Settings

Tap On Mobile Hotspot & Tethering


Step 2: Tap on “Mobile Hotspot and tethering” in connections section. In some of the old version android mobile you can go to

Settings > Wireless & Networks  

Tap On Mobile Hotspot




Step 3: Tap on Mobile Hotspot

Turn On Mobile Hotspot on mobile

Step 4: Turn on Mobile Hotspot on android

After turn on mobile hotspot on android device, you can connect your mobile with Wi-Fi device that will share your mobile network connection. You can also change the mobile Hotspot configuration using below steps.

Step 1: Go to Settings

Step 2: Tap on “Mobile Hotspot and tethering” in connections section

Step 3: Tap on Mobile Hotspot

Tap on More option

Step 4: In the Mobile Hotspot, tap the top right cornerMore” menu

Tap on Configure Mobile Hotspot

Step 5: Tap on More option, after that choose ‘Configure Mobile Hotspot

Change Configure Mobile Hotspot name and password

Step 6: Now, you can change Network name, enter password and save it

Follow the above steps for turn on mobile hotspot on android devices and easily access internet via mobile network. If you have known other simple tricks for enable mobile Hotspot then please share with us.

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