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Mobile Hotspot Use as a Wi-Fi repeater Turn off Wi-Fi Hotspot automatically Band Set up Wi-Fi Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

the Samsung device can be set up as a wireless hotspot so that other devices can use the mobile data connection. the Samsung device will be visible to other devices as a normal wireless router. once a connection is established, other devices will use the mobile data from the Samsung smartphone or tablet. up to 10 additional devices can connect.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Connections
Step 3:  Tap on  Mobile Hotspot and Tethering
Step 4:  Enable or disable  Mobile Hotspot
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Connections
  3. Tap on Mobile Hotspot and Tethering
  4. Enable or disable Mobile Hotspot

Use as a Wi-Fi repeater

With Wi-Fi Hotspot, the Samsung device can also be used as a Wi-Fi repeater. To do this, the Wi-Fi hotspot to which other devices connect must be set up. Now Wi-Fi sharing can also be activated, which means that the Wi-Fi connection of the Samsung device is shared.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Connections
Step 3:  Tap on  Mobile Hotspot and Tethering
Step 4:  Tap on  Mobile Hotspot
Step 5:  Open the  menu
Step 6:  Tap on  Wi-Fi sharing
Step 7:  Enable or disable  Wi-Fi sharing
Step 8:  Confirm with  OK
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Connections
  3. Tap on Mobile Hotspot and Tethering
  4. Tap on Mobile Hotspot
  5. Open the menu
  6. Tap on Wi-Fi sharing
  7. Enable or disable Wi-Fi sharing
  8. Confirm with OK

Turn off Wi-Fi Hotspot automatically

On the Samsung device, the mobile WLAN hotspot is automatically switched off after 20 minutes of inactivity (no connected devices), and if this is not desired, the time car can be shortened, extended or even completely deactivated.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Connections
Step 3:  Tap on  Mobile Hotspot and Tethering
Step 4:  Tap on  Mobile Hotspot
Step 5:  Open the  menu
Step 6:  Tap on  Timeout settings
Step 7:  Choose  Timeout  you want
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Connections
  3. Tap on Mobile Hotspot and Tethering
  4. Tap on Mobile Hotspot
  5. Open the menu
  6. Tap on Timeout settings
  7. Choose Timeout you want

Band

If too many devices are in the same Wi-Fi channel, this can affect the speed of the transmission. At the Wi-Fi hotspot of the Samsung device, the channel can be selected automatically or manually.

Note: If Wi-Fi sharing is enabled, this function is not available.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Connections
Step 3:  Tap on  Mobile Hotspot and Tethering
Step 4:  Tap on  Mobile Hotspot
Step 5:  Tap on  Band
Step 6:  Choose between  2.4 GHz  and  5 GHz
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Connections
  3. Tap on Mobile Hotspot and Tethering
  4. Tap on Mobile Hotspot
  5. Tap on Band
  6. Choose between 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz

Set up Wi-Fi Hotspot

when the wireless hotspot is activated for the first time, standard entries of the device are used. the device name is used as network name and the password is generated automatically. this means that the wireless hotspot of the Samsung device is directly available. alternatively, we can also set up the hotspot and choose our own network name and password.

Android 10 (One UI 2.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Connections
Step 3:  Tap on  Mobile Hotspot and Tethering
Step 4:  Tap on  Mobile Hotspot
Step 5:  Open the  menu
Step 6:  Tap on  Configure Mobile Hotspot
Step 7:  Configure the Wi-Fi Hotspot and confirm with  Save
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Connections
  3. Tap on Mobile Hotspot and Tethering
  4. Tap on Mobile Hotspot
  5. Open the menu
  6. Tap on Configure Mobile Hotspot
  7. Configure the Wi-Fi Hotspot and confirm with Save

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