Configure Broadcast Settings - Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot - Samsung Galaxy Note® 3

If you are experiencing connectivity issues with your Mobile Hotspot or your device isn't found, check out the steps below.

Note To avoid interference with other Wi-Fi networks, try using non-overlapping channels (i.e., 1, 6, or 11).

  1. From a Home screen, tap Apps Applications icon (lower-right).
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. From the Apps tab, tap Verizon.
  3. Tap Mobile Hotspot.
  4. Tap the Menu icon Menu icon (lower-left; below the display)
  5. Tap Configure.
  6. Tap (check) Show advanced options.
  7. Tap (check) the desired frequency:
    • 2.4 GHz
    • 5 GHz
  8. Tap the Channel dropdown menu Drop down menu icon then tap a channel.
    • Auto (default setting) is recommended.
    • Tap an alternate channel (e.g., 1-11).
  9. Tap Save.


Note Check out these FAQs for additional support on Mobile Hotspot.