Turn Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot On / Off - HTC One

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 > Mobile Hotspot.
    Note If unavailable, tap the Apps dropdown menu Apps dropdown menu icon (located in the upper-left) then tap Alphabetical. If still unavailable, refer to Manage App Icons.
  2. Tap the Mobile Hotspot switch (located in the upper-right) to turn on On switch icon or off Off switch icon.
  3. If prompted with Wi-Fi is currently active message, tap OK.
  4. If presented with a Battery reminder, tap OK.
    Note To change the inactivity timer, tap the current setting then select one of the following:
    • Turn off after 5 mins. of inactivity
    • Turn off after 10 mins. of inactivity - default
    • Always on
  5. If presented, note the provided credentials then tap OK.

Related Topic: Mobile Hotspot Settings

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