Samsung Galaxy Tab E (8.0) - Change Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Password

Note Here's how to check what software version your device is running.

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up or down from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
    Note These instructions only apply to the default Home screen layout.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Connections > Mobile Hotspot and Tethering.
    Note For software version 7.1.1 or earlier, navigate: Settings > Mobile Hotspot and Tethering.
  3. Tap Mobile Hotspot.
  4. Tap Password.
  5. From the Change password field, enter the desired password.
    Note Password must be at least 8 characters.
    Change password prompt
  6. Tap SAVE.
    Note The new password must be entered on the connecting device.

Related Topic: Mobile Hotspot Settings