Saturday, February 11, 2012

How to turn your Android phone into a WiFi hotspot

  • Touch the Launcher button on the Home screen.
  • Find the 3G hotspot mobile button

  • Tap the 3G Mobile Hotspot check box and enter a password.
  • Touch the OK button and save settings.
  • When the 3G hotspot is active, a Mobile Hotspot Service status icon appears. 
  • To turn off the 3G hotspot, open the 3G Mobile Hotspot app and remove the green check mark. 


  1. On my phone is it slightly different (Android 2.2):
    1. Press the menu button (outside the screen),
    2. Tap "Settings"
    3. Tap "Wireless & networks"
    4. Tap "Tethering & portable hotspot"
    5. Tap "Portable Wi-Fi hotspot"
    There is also a "Portable i-Fi hotspot settings" menu there to choose the hotspot name and password.

  2. you can also check the tutorial in here