Manage Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Settings - Samsung Galaxy Tab® 10.1

To configure Manage Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot Settings (e.g., password, allowed devices, etc.), view this info.

Note This article applies to the CDMA/LTE version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab SCH-i905 and does not apply to the WiFi only version. A quick method to identify the device version is the location of the volume control keys.

  1. From a Home screen, tap Apps (located in the upper-right).
  2. From the All tab, tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap Tethering & portable hotspot.
  5. Tap Portable Wi-Fi hotspot settings.
  6. Tap Configure Wi-Fi hotspot.
  7. To change the Mobile Hotspot name:
    1. Tap the current Network SSID.
    2. Enter the preferred name then tap Save.
  8. To change the type of security:
    1. Tap the current setting.
    2. Tap one of the following:
      • Open
      • WPA2 PSK
    3. Enter a password then tap Save.
      Note Password is not required when selecting Open.