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Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5

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Set up and use your tablet as a Wi-Fi hotspot

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

Step 1 of 14

Slide your finger down the display starting from the top edge of your tablet.
Press the settings icon.

Step 2 of 14

Press Connections.

Step 3 of 14

Press Tethering and Mobile hotspot.

Step 4 of 14

Press Mobilt hotspot.

Step 5 of 14

Press the settings icon.

Step 6 of 14

Key in the required name for the Wi-Fi hotspot.
Press the drop down list below "Security".

Step 7 of 14

If you don't want to password protect your hotspot:
Press Open.

Step 8 of 14

If you want to password protect your hotspot:
Press WPA2 PSK.

Step 9 of 14

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

Step 10 of 14

Press Save.

Step 11 of 14

Press the indicator next to "Mobile hotspot" until the function is turned on.

Step 12 of 14

If Wi-Fi is turned on:
Press OK to confirm.

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Step 13 of 14

Do the following on the device which is to connect to your Wi-Fi hotspot:
Turn on Wi-Fi.
Find the list of available Wi-Fi networks.
Select the network name you keyed in in step 2.
Key in the password you selected in step 2 and establish a connection to the Wi-Fi hotspot.
When the connection is established, you can access the internet from the other device.

Step 14 of 14

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "the settings icon"

Slide your finger down the display starting from the top edge of your tablet.
Press the settings icon.
Press Connections.
Press Tethering and Mobile hotspot.
Press Mobilt hotspot.
Press the settings icon.

2. Select settings for Wi-Fi hotspot

Key in the required name for the Wi-Fi hotspot.
Press the drop down list below "Security".
If you don't want to password protect your hotspot:
Press Open.
If you want to password protect your hotspot:
Press WPA2 PSK.
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" until the function is turned on.
If Wi-Fi is turned on:
Press OK to confirm.

4. Establish connection

Do the following on the device which is to connect to your Wi-Fi hotspot:
Turn on Wi-Fi.
Find the list of available Wi-Fi networks.
Select the network name you keyed in in step 2.
Key in the password you selected in step 2 and establish a connection to the Wi-Fi hotspot.
When the connection is established, you can access the internet from the other device.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5

5. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

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