Samsung Galaxy Tab A (8.0) - 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, swipe up or down from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Connections (left pane).
  3. From the right pane, tap Mobile Hotspot and Tethering.
  4. Tap Mobile Hotspot.
  5. Tap the Password field.
  6. Enter the desired password.
    linote Password must be at least 8 characters (see example image below).
    Hotspot password
  7. Tap SAVE (lower-right).


Note Check out these FAQs for additional support on Mobile Hotspot or if you're prompted to add it.

Related Topic: Mobile Hotspot Settings