Manage Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Settings - LG G Vista

To configure Manage Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Settings (e.g., password, allowed devices, etc.), view this info.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps icon Apps icon > Settings Settings icon > More.
  2. Tap Mobile Hotspot.
  3. From the Mobile Hotspot screen, select an option:

Set Up

  1. Tap Set Up.
  2. From the Setup screen, configure the following as needed:
    • Network name (SSID)
    • Broadcast SSID
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • Frequency
      • 2.4 GHz
      • 5 GHz
    • Security type
      • None
      • WPA2 Personal
    • Password
      Note Password can be changed.
    • 802.11 Mode
      • b only
      • g only
      • b/g/n
    • Broadcast channel (i.e. Auto select, 1 - 11).
    • Number of connected devices (1-10).
  3. Tap Save.


Manage connections

  1. To set allowed devices, tap Manage connections.
  2. Tap the Allow all devices checkbox to enable or disable.
    Note Restricts which devices are allowed to connect when disabled (unchecked).
    Note To add a device:
    1. Tap Add to allowed devices then select one of the following options:
      • Enter MAC address of the device
        • Enter the name and MAC address then tap Save.
      • Choose from connected devices
        • Choose a device from the list then tap Done.
  3. Tap the Back icon Back icon (lower-left).


Power management

  1. From the Mobile hotspot screen, tap the Menu iconMenu icon(located in the upper-right).
  2. Tap Advanced.
  3. Tap Power management.
    Note Sets how long before the hotspot will turn off after no activity.
  4. Select an option:
    • 5min
    • 10 min
    • 20 min
    • 30 min
    • 60 min
    • Never turns off
  5. Tap the Back icon Back icon (lower-left).