Samsung Galaxy J3 V / J3 (2016) - Change Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Password

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 Settings icon.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap Mobile Hotspot and Tethering.
  3. Tap Mobile Hotspot.
  4. Tap the Menu icon Menu icon (located in the upper right).
    Note For Prepaid device, tap More.
  5. Tap Configure mobile hotspot.
    Note If the option is unavailable, tap the switch to turn on Mobile Hotspot.
  6. Tap the Password field then enter the preferred password.
    Note Password must be at least 8 characters, see example image below.
    Change Password
  7. Tap Show password to view the entered password.
  8. 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

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