Mobile Hotspot Settings - The all new HTC One® (M8)

To configure Mobile Hotspot settings (e.g., password, allowed devices, etc.), view this info.

Note To access settings, Mobile Hotspot must be disabled (Off).

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings > More.
    Note If Settings is unavailable, tap the Dropdown menu Applications dropdown menu icon (located in the upper left) then tap Alphabetical. If still unavailable, refer to Manage App Icons.
  2. Tap Mobile network sharing.
  3. Tap Mobile Hotspot then tap OK if prompted.
  4. View or configure the following settings as appropriate:
    Note Depending upon security type, the available settings may vary.
    • Hotspot name (SSID)
    • Security
    • Password
    • Manage users
      Note Tap (check) Allowed users only to enable or disable then tap OK if prompted.
      Note To manage the number allowed connections:
      1. Tap the User field (located under MAX. CONNECTIONS).
      2. Select an option (e.g., 1 user, 2 users, etc.).
      3. Tap DONE (located at the bottom).
  5. Tap the Menu iconMenu icon(located in the upper-right).
  6. Tap Advanced.
  7. Select any of the following settings to view or configure if desired:
    • Hide SSID
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • SECURITY
      • None
      • WPA2 (AES)
    • LAN Settings
    • Power mode
      • Disable after 5 mins. of inactivity
      • Disable after 10 mins. of inactivity (default setting)
      • Always on
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