Apple® iPad® - Set Up Personal Hotspot

Follow these instructions to set up your device as an Internet/Wi-Fi connection.

Note For USB tethering, iTunes must be installed.

  1. From the Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings Icon > Personal Hotspot.
  2. Tap the Personal Hotspot switch to turn on Switch On or off Switch Off.
    Note If you are prompted to "Set Up Personal Hotspot", visit My Verizon or contact us to make the necessary plan / add-on change.
    Note Only the account owner or account manager can add the hotspot add-on via the My Verizon app.
    Note For help with add-ons, refer to Plan Details and Options - My Verizon App.

Related Topic: Personal Hotspot Settings