LG G5 - Configure Broadcast Settings - Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot

If you are experiencing connectivity issues with your Mobile Hotspot or your device isn't found, check out the steps below.

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, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Mobile Hotspot.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap Set Up Mobile Hotspot.
  3. Tap Show advanced options.
  4. Select a Broadcast channel:
    Note Enabled when a checkmark is present.
    • 2.4 GHz
      Note If selected and having signal issues, tap the Dropdown icon Dropdown Menu icon to select a specific channel (Auto-select, 1 - 11)
      Note (Auto-select is the default setting).
    • 5 GHz
  5. Tap SAVE to confirm.


Note Check out these FAQs for additional support on Mobile Hotspot.