LG Optimus Zone™ 3 - Mobile Hotspot Settings

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 > More.
  2. Tap Mobile Hotspot.
  3. From the Mobile Hotspot screen, select an option:

Set Up Mobile Hotspot

  1. Tap Set Up Mobile Hotspot.
  2. From the Set Up Mobile Hotspot screen, configure the following as needed:
    • Wi-Fi name (SSID)
    • Hide my phone
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • Security
      • Open
      • WPA2 PSK
    • Password
      Note Password can be changed.
    • Show password
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • From the 'Max users' dropdown menu, select the maximum number of hotpot users (1-10).
    • If needed, 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 (i.e. Auto-select, 1 - 11).
      2. Tap the appropriate 802.11 Mode:
        • b only
        • g only
        • b/g/n
  3. Tap SAVE.


Manage connections

  1. To set allowed devices, tap Manage connections.
  2. Tap Allow all devices 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).



  1. Tap Timeout.
    Note Sets how long before the hotspot will turn off after no activity.
  2. Select an option:
    • 5 min
    • 10 min
    • 20 min
    • 30 min
    • 60 min
    • Never turns off
  3. Tap the Back icon Back icon (lower-left).