Turn Mobile Hotspot On / Off - Nexus 7

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, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings Settings icon > More More settings icon.
  2. Tap Tethering & portable hotspot.
  3. Tap Portable Wi-Fi hotspot to turn it on Switch on or off Switch off.
  4. If presented with "Attention: Enabling Mobile Hotspot will turn off Wi-Fi", tap OK.


Related Topic: Mobile Hotspot Settings