Samsung Galaxy Note5 - Configure Broadcast Settings - Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot

Note To avoid interference with other Wi-Fi networks, try using non-overlapping channels (i.e., 1, 6, or 11).

  1. From a Home screen tap Apps Apps icon.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. From the Wireless and networks section, tap Mobile Hotspot and Tethering.
  4. Tap the MORE (located in the upper-right).
  5. Tap Configure Hotspot.
  6. Configure the following then tap Save.
  7. Tap Show advanced options
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • When Advanced options are enabled, configure the following:
      1. Tap the appropriate Broadcast channel: 2.4 GHz or 5 GHz.
        Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
      2. Tap the "Channel" Dropdown menu Drop down menu icon then select the appropriate channel (e.g., Auto, 1 - 11).
        Note Auto (default setting) is recommended.