To configure Mobile Hotspot settings (e.g., password, allowed devices, etc.), view this info.
From the Home screen, tap Settings .
If not available, swipe down from the top of the display (where the time is located).
Tap Network Connections .
Tap Mobile Hotspot.
Tap Configure (located at the bottom).
Configure the following then tap Save (located in the upper-right):
To restore default Mobile Hotspot settings, tap Restore Defaults (located at the bottom).
Mobile Hotspot Name
This is the Network SSID.
To view the password, tap Show password .
From the "Inactivity Timer" section, adjust the timer level.
Tap and hold the indicator then drag to the desired position.
If there is no traffic to or from the mobile network, your Mobile Hotspot session ends after this time. If your device is plugged into a power source, this timer has no effect. Some networks may override your inactivity timer settings.
Tap the "Allow connected devices to exchange data with each other" On/Off switch to turn on or off .