Configure Options - Mobile Hotspot - BlackBerry® Bold™ 9930 Smartphone

Note Mobile Hotspot requires minimum Device Software Version 7.1 installed on the device.

Note Mobile Hotspot must be enabled (ON) prior to accessing Options. Refer to Mobile Hotspot On / Off for assistance.

  1. From the Home screen All tray, select Options.
    Note To expand the tray, press the Menu button then select Open Tray.
    Home screen All tray with Options
  2. Select Networks and Connections.
    Options with Display
  3. Select Mobile Hotspot Connections.
    Discoverable field with current setting
  4. If presented, select OK.
    Discoverable field with current setting
  5. Select Options.
    Discoverable field with current setting
  6. Configure any of the following options:
    • Security Type
      • None
      • WEP
      • WPA2 Personal
      • WPA/WPA2 Personal
    • Show Passphrase
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • Band
      • 802.11g
      • 802.11 bg
    • Allow connected devices to exchange data with each other
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • Auto Shutoff Timer
      • 5 Min.
      • 10 Min.
      • 15 Min.
      • 20 Min.
      • 25 Min.
      • 30 Min.
      • 45 Min.
      • 1 Hour
      • Never
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