Configure Broadcast Settings - Mobile / Wi-Fi HotSpot - Samsung Galaxy S® 5

Note To avoid interference with other Wi-Fi networks, try using a different channel.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps Applications iconSettings > More networks.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap Mobile Hotspot.
  3. Tap the Menu icon Menu icon (located in the upper right).
  4. Tap Configure hotspot.
  5. Tap Show advanced options
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
  6. Tap the appropriate Broadcast channel:
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • 2.4 GHz
    • 5 GHz
  7. Tap the channel dropdown menu Drop down menu icon then tap an alternate channel (i.e. Auto, 1 - 11).
  8. Tap Save (located in the lower right).