How to use Samsung Galaxy J Series as a portable WiFi hotspot?

Last Update Date : Apr 04. 2018

STEP 1. GETTING STARTED

1 Tap on Apps icon as shown below.
How to use Samsung Galaxy J Series as a portable WiFi hotspot?
2 Now hold and swipe the Application screen towards left and then tap on Settings icon as shown below.
How to use Samsung Galaxy J Series as a portable WiFi hotspot?
How to use Samsung Galaxy J Series as a portable WiFi hotspot?

STEP 2. ENABLING PORTABLE WIFI HOTSPOT

3 Tap on More networks option as shown below.
How to use Samsung Galaxy J Series as a portable WiFi hotspot?
4 Now tap on Tethering and portable hotspot option.
How to use Samsung Galaxy J Series as a portable WiFi hotspot?
5 Now tap on Portable Wi-Fi hotspot as shown below and then tap on Configure to start configuring your device hotspot settings.
How to use Samsung Galaxy J Series as a portable WiFi hotspot?
How to use Samsung Galaxy J Series as a portable WiFi hotspot?

STEP 3. CONFIGURING WIFI HOTSPOT SETTINGS

6 Tap the field below Network SSID and Type in the required name for the Wi-Fi hotspot.
How to use Samsung Galaxy J Series as a portable WiFi hotspot?
7 If you select WPA PSK or WPA2 PSK you need to type the field below Password and key in the required password as shown below.
How to use Samsung Galaxy J Series as a portable WiFi hotspot?
8 Now, Tap the Save option as shown below.
How to use Samsung Galaxy J Series as a portable WiFi hotspot?

STEP 4. COMPLETING SETTINGS

9 You need to now Turn on Wi-Fi hotspot as shown below. Tap the field next to Portable Wi-Fi hotspot to turn ON .
How to use Samsung Galaxy J Series as a portable WiFi hotspot?
10 Now Establish connection.
How to use Samsung Galaxy J Series as a portable WiFi hotspot?
11 Steps to perform on another device :

● Turn on Wi-Fi on the other device.

● Find the list of available Wi-Fi networks.

● Select your device on the list.

● Key in the password displayed and establish a connection to your device.

● When the connection is established, you can access the internet from the other device. 

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