Mobile Hotspot Settings - HTC Desire 526

To configure Mobile Hotspot settings (e.g., password, allowed devices, etc.), view this info.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps icon Apps icon > Settings Settings icon > Mobile Hotspot & Tethering.
  2. Tap Mobile Hotspot then select an option:



  1. From the Mobile Hotspot screen, configure the following settings as needed:
    • Hotspot Name (SSID)
    • Password
      Note Password can be changed.




Manage users

  1. To create a list of devices that can connect to the hotspot, tap Manage users.
  2. Tap Allowed users only to enable or disable. 
    Note When enabled (checked), tap Allow or Block as users request access.
  3. Tap Max Connections to limit the number of connections (1-10).
  4. Tap the Back icon Back icon (upper-left).





  1. From the Mobile Hotspot screen, tap the Menu icon Menu icon (upper-right).
  2. Tap Advanced, configure the following then tap the Back icon Back icon (upper-left).
    • Hide SSID
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • Security
      • None
      • WPA2 (AES)
    • Wi-Fi frequency band selection
      • 2.4 GHz Band
      • 5 GHz Band
    • LAN settings
    • Timeout settings
      Note Sets how long before the hotspot will turn off after no activity.
      • 5 min
      • 10 min
      • 20 min
      • 30 min
      • 60 min
      • Always on