Motorola Defy Mini

Motorola Defy Mini

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Use your phone as Wi-Fi hotspot

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

Step 1 of 16

Find "Tethering & mobile hotspot"

Press the menu icon.

Step 2 of 16

Find "Tethering & mobile hotspot"

Press Settings.

Step 3 of 16

Find "Tethering & mobile hotspot"

Press Wireless & networks.

Step 4 of 16

Find "Tethering & mobile hotspot"

Press Tethering & mobile hotspot.

Step 5 of 16

Turn on Wi-Fi hotspot

Press Mobile hotspot to turn on the function.

Step 6 of 16

Turn on Wi-Fi hotspot

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

Step 7 of 16

Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

Press Mobile hotspot settings.

Step 8 of 16

Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

Press Configure mobile hotspot.

Step 9 of 16

Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

Press the field below Network SSID and key in the required name for the Wi-Fi hotspot.

Step 10 of 16

Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

Press the drop down list below Security.

Step 11 of 16

Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

Press Open or WPA2 PSK.

Step 12 of 16

Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

If you select WPA2 PSK:

Step 13 of 16

Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

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

Step 14 of 16

Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

Press Save.

Step 15 of 16

Establish connection

Turn on Wi-Fi on the other device.
Find the list of available Wi-Fi networks.
Select your phone on the list.
Key in the required access code and establish a connection to your phone.
When the connection is established, you can access the internet from the other device.

Step 16 of 16

Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Tethering & mobile hotspot"

Press the menu icon.
Press Settings.
Press Wireless & networks.
Press Tethering & mobile hotspot.

2. Turn on Wi-Fi hotspot

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

3. Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

Press Mobile hotspot settings.
Press Configure mobile hotspot.
Press the field below Network SSID and key in the required name for the Wi-Fi hotspot.
Press the drop down list below Security.
Press Open or WPA2 PSK.
If you select WPA2 PSK:
Press the field below Password and key in the required password.
Press Save.

4. Establish connection

Turn on Wi-Fi on the other device.
Find the list of available Wi-Fi networks.
Select your phone on the list.
Key in the required access code and establish a connection to your phone.
When the connection is established, you can access the internet from the other device.

5. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

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