Mobile Hotspot Settings - Moto Z Droid Edition / Force

To set up your Mobile Hotspot, determine who can connect to it and set how long before it turns off after no activity, view this info.

Setup Mobile Hotspot
Manage devices
Timeout settings

 

Setup Mobile Hotspot

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps icon Apps icon > Settings Settings icon > Network & Internet > Mobile Hotspot & tethering.
  2. Tap Mobile Hotspot settings.
  3. Tap Setup Mobile Hotspot.
    Note If unavailable, tap the Mobile Hotspot switch Switch on.
  4. From the Setup Mobile Hotspot screen, configure the following as needed:
    • Network name (SSID)
    • Security
      • None
      • WPA2 PSK
    • Password
      Note Password can be changed.
    • Show password
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • Select AP Band
      • 2.4 GHz Band
      • 5 GHz Band
    • Client (DHCP) start address
  5. Tap Save.

 

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Manage devices

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps icon Apps icon > Settings Settings icon > Network & Internet > Mobile Hotspot & tethering.
  2. Tap Mobile Hotspot settings.
  3. Tap Manage devices.
    Note Restricts which devices are allowed to connect.
  4. To set allowed devices, tap Manage allowed devices.
    1. Tap Allow all devices to enable or disable.
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    2. To add a device:
      1. Tap Add allowed device.
      2. Enter the MAC address and device name (optional) then tap OK.
      3. Repeat steps 1 and 2 as necessary. When finished, tap the Back icon Back icon (lower-left)
  5. Tap Device limit.
    Note Limits how many devices can be connected at the same time.
    1. Select an option (e.g., 2 Devices, 3 Devices, 10 Devices, etc.)
    2. Tap the Back icon Back icon (lower-left).

 

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Timeout settings

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps icon Apps icon > Settings Settings icon > Network & Internet > Mobile Hotspot & tethering.
  2. Tap Mobile Hotspot settings.
  3. Tap Timeout settings.
  4. Select an option:
    • 10 min
    • 15 min
    • 30min
    • 60 min
    • Never turn off
  5. Tap the Back icon Back icon (lower-left).

 

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