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Using your tablet as a personal hotspot

When you use your tablet as a personal hotspot, you can share your tablet's internet connection with other devices via Wi-Fi. To use your tablet as a personal hotspot, you need to set up your tablet for internet.

Press Settings.
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Press Settings.

Press Personal Hotspot.
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Press Personal Hotspot.

Press the indicator to turn on the function.
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Press the indicator to turn on the function.

Press USB Only.
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Press USB Only.

Press Wi-Fi Password and key in the required password.
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Press Wi-Fi Password and key in the required password.

Press Done.
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Press Done.

The password prevents others from accessing your Wi-Fi hotspot without your approval.
Press the Home key to return to the home screen.
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Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

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Turn on Wi-Fi on the other device.

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Find the list of available Wi-Fi networks and select your own Wi-Fi hotspot.

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Key in the password for your Wi-Fi hotspot and establish the connection.

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When the connection is established, you can access the internet from the other device.