HTC 10™ - 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 icon Apps icon > Settings Settings icon.
  2. Tap Mobile Hotspot and Tethering.
  3. Tap Portable Hotspot.
  4. If prompted, review the info then tap OK.
  5. From the PASSWORD field, enter the desired password.
    Note If the field is greyed out, tap the switch (upper-right) to turn off Switch off.
    Note Password must be at least 8 characters, see example image below.
    Note Tap Show password to view the entered password.
    Change Password
  6. Tap the left arrow icon Left arrow icon (upper-left) to save and return to the previous screen.
    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