Pixel™, Phone by Google - Manage Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Settings

  1. From a Home screen, touch and swipe up to display all apps.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings app icon > Network & Internet Network & Internet settings icon > Hotspot & tethering Hotspot and Tethering icon.
  3. Tap Wi-Fi hotspot.
  4. From Wi-Fi hotspot, tap to modify any of the following then tap OK:
    • Network name
    • Security
      • WPA2 PSK
      • None
        Note If presented with a Warning screen, tap Continue.
    • Hotspot password
      Note Password can be changed.
  5. Tap Advanced Down arrow icon.
  6. Tap the Turn off hotspot automatically switch to turn on Switch On icon.
  7. Tap AP Band to select an alternate band:
    • 2.4 GHz Band
    • 5 GHz Band


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