moto g6 play - Configure Broadcast Settings - Mobile / Wi-Fi HotSpot

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access all apps.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Network & Internet > Mobile Hotspot & Tethering.
  3. Tap Manage Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Settings then select an option:

Setup Mobile Hotspot

  1. Tap Setup Mobile Hotspot.
  2. From the Setup Mobile Hotspot screen, configure the following as needed:
    • Network name (SSID)
    • Security
      • None
      • WPA2 PSK
    • Password
      Note Password can be changed.
    • Show password
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • Select AP Band
      • 2.4 GHz Band
      • 5 GHz Band
    • Client (DHCP) start address
  3. Tap Save.


Manage devices

  1. Tap Manage devices.
    Note Restricts which devices are allowed to connect.
  2. To set allowed devices, tap Manage allowed devices.
    1. Tap Allow all devices to enable or disable.
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    2. To add a device:
      1. Tap Add allowed device.
      2. Enter the MAC address and device name (optional) then tap OK.
      3. Repeat steps 1 and 2 as necessary. When finished, tap the Back icon Back icon (lower-left)
  3. Tap Device limit.
    Note Limits how many devices can be connected at the same time.
    1. Select an option (e.g., 2 Devices, 3 Devices, 10 Devices, etc.)
    2. Tap the Back icon Back icon (lower-left).


Timeout settings

  1. Tap Timeout.
    Note Sets how long before the hotspot will turn off after no activity.
  2. Select an option:
    • 10 min
    • 15 min
    • 30 min
    • 60 min
    • Never turn-off
  3. Tap the Back icon Back icon (lower-left).