Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 - Manage Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Settings

Allowed Devices
Configure Mobile Hotspot
Timeout Settings

 

Allowed Devices

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up or down from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Connections > Mobile Hotspot and Tethering.
  3. Tap Mobile Hotspot.
  4. Tap the Menu icon Menu icon (upper-right) then tap Allowed devices.
  5. Tap the Allowed devices only switch to turn on Switch on or off Switch off.
    Note When on, only devices added to the list can connect.
  6. Perform any of the following:
    • To add a device:
      1. Tap Add (upper-right).
      2. Enter the Device name and MAC address, then tap Add (lower-right).
    • To remove a device:
      1. Tap Delete (upper-right).
      2. Select the device(s) then tap Delete again.
        Note Device is marked for deletion when a checkmark is present.
        Note To select all devices, tap All (upper-left).

 

Note Check out this interactive demo and FAQs for additional support on Mobile Hotspot.

 

Top

 

Configure Mobile Hotspot

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up or down from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Connections > Mobile Hotspot and Tethering.
  3. Tap Mobile Hotspot.
  4. Tap the Menu icon Menu icon (upper-right) then tap Configure Mobile Hotspot.
  5. Configure the following then tap Save (lower-right):
    • Network name
    • Hide my device
      Note On when a checkmark is present.
    • Security
      • Open
      • WPA2 PSK
    • Password
      Note Password can be changed.
    • Show advanced options
      Note On when a checkmark is present.

 

Note Check out this interactive demo and FAQs for additional support on Mobile Hotspot.

 

Top

 

Timeout Settings

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up or down from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Connections > Mobile Hotspot and Tethering.
  3. Tap Mobile Hotspot.
  4. Tap the Menu icon Menu icon (upper-right) then tap Timeout settings.
  5. Select an option (e.g., Never timeout, 5 minutes, 10 minutes, 60 minutes, etc.).

 

Note Check out this interactive demo and FAQs for additional support on Mobile Hotspot.

 

Top

isTealiumFlag=true