Change Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Password - Samsung Galaxy Tab® 2 (7.0)

If you'd like to change the default password other devices use to connect to your Mobile Hotspot, check out the steps below.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings > More Settings.
  2. Tap Mobile Hotspot.
  3. Tap Configure (located in the upper-right).
    Note If the option is unavailable, tap the switch to turn on Switch On icon Mobile Hotspot.
  4. Tap the Password field then enter the preferred password.
    Note Password must be at least 8 characters, see example image below.
    Change Password
  5. Tap Show password to view the entered password.
  6. Tap Save.
    Note The new password must be entered on the connecting device.


Note Check out these FAQs for additional support on Mobile Hotspot or if you're prompted to add it.

Related Topic: Mobile Hotspot Settings