Turn Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot On / Off - Samsung Galaxy S® III

This shows how to turn Mobile Hotspot on or off. If you're having trouble setting up or connecting to Wi-Fi, make sure Mobile Hotspot is off.

Note When Mobile Hotspot is turned on, other Wi-Fi services are turned off.

  1. From a Home screen, tap Apps (located in the lower-right).
  2. From the Apps tab, tap Mobile Hotspot.
  3. Tap the Turn Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot On / Off - switch (located in the upper-right).
  4. If presented "Enabling portable Wi-Fi hotspot will turn off Wi-Fi", tap OK.

Related Topic: Mobile Hotspot Settings