HTC Desire® 530 - Manage Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Settings

To configure Manage Mobile / Wi-Fi 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.
  3. From the Mobile Hotspot screen, select an option:

Settings

  1. From the 'Settings' section, configure the following as needed:
    • Hotspot name (SSID)
    • Password
      Note Password can be changed.
    • Show password
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.

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Manage users

  1. To set allowed devices, tap Manage users.
  2. Tap Allowed users only to enable or disable.
    Note Restricts which devices are allowed to connect when enabled (checked).
    Note Tap Allow or Block as users request access.
  3. Tap Max. Connections then tap the number of users to allow.
  4. When finished, tap DONE.

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Advanced settings

  1. From the Mobile Hotspot screen, tap the Menu icon Menu icon (upper-right).
  2. Tap Advanced then configure any of the following:
    • Hide SSID
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • Security
      • None
      • WPA2 (AES)
    • 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
  3. Tap the Back icon Apps icon (located in the upper-left) to return to the Mobile Hotspot menu.

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