G4 HOTSPOT WI-FI MODEM FEATURE
Turning G4 Smartphone into a Hotspot Wi-Fi modem
What is Hotspot?
Hotspot enables other laptops or mobile devices to utilize your mobile phone as a modem to
gain access to the Internet and mobile data.
Note: When other devices use your hotspot, they use data from your mobile service
thus additional charges may apply.
Hotspot can also drain your battery quickly.
How to setup
From the Home screen, tap Menu > From the App screen, tap Settings
Tap Networks > Tethering & Networks
Tap Wi-Fi hotspot > Set up Wi-Fi hotspot
You can set up a Wi-Fi name, security, password and maximum number of users
accessing hotspot from the Set up Wi-Fi hotspot screen.
Please check the Broadcast SSID box so that other devices can search your
device on the Wi-Fi network.
You can set the amount of time for automatic disconnection with Timeout.
Timeout automatically disables the Hotspot when it is not used for a certain period
Drag down the Notification Bar
Tap Hotspot Icon on Quick Menu to show the Hotspot icon.
If you cannot find find the hotspot icon, swipe sideways across the Quick Menu
and tap Edit.
Swipe up and down on the Edit notification panel screen and find Wi-Fi hotspot.
Check the Wi-Fi hotspot box to show the hotspot icon on your Quick Menu.
On another device that you wish to share the Hotspot,
tap Menu > Settings.
Turn on the Wi-Fi by tapping On button. Touch Search to find the device and select
the respective Wi-Fi name.
Enter the password then tap Connect.
When the device has successfully connected to the Hotspot, a message that says
Connected will appear on Wi-Fi screen.
You will also see the Wi-Fi icon on the status bar