Solution 2 of 2: Personal hotspot isn't used correctly
When you use your phone as a personal hotspot, you can share your phone's internet connection with other devices via Wi-Fi. To use your phone as a personal hotspot, you need to set up your phone for internet.
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Press Personal Hotspot.
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Press Wi-Fi Password and key in the required password.
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Press the indicator next to "Allow Others to Join" to turn on the function.
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If Wi-Fi is turned off, press Turn on Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.
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If Wi-Fi is turned on, press Wi-Fi and USB Only.
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Slide your finger upwards starting from the bottom of the screen 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.