Apple® iPad® - Personal Hotspot Settings


Note For USB tethered connections on a Windows computer, iTunes must be installed.

  1. From the Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Personal Hotspot.
    Note If you don't see Personal Hotspot, navigate: Settings > Cellular Data > Personal Hotspot.
    Note If Personal Hotspot isn't available, ensure that it's set up.
  2. Tap the Allow Others to Join switch to turn on Switch On.
    Note The Personal Hotspot activation process may take several minutes.
  3. If prompted, select the appropriate setting:
  4. To change the Wi-Fi password, tap the Wi-Fi Password field, edit the info then tap Done.
    Note The Wi-Fi password must contain at least 8 characters.


Note Check out these FAQs for additional support on Mobile Hotspot.