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Use your phone as Wi-Fi hotspot

You can use your phone to create an internet connection from a laptop or desktop. Follow these instructions to use your phone as hotspot.
You need turn off Wi-Fi on your phone.

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Find "Portable Wi-Fi hotspot settings"
Press Applications.
Press Settings.
Press Wireless and network.
Press Tethering and portable hotspot.
Press Portable Wi-Fi hotspot settings.
Turn on hotspot
Press Portable Wi-Fi hotspot to turn on the function.
When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.
If required, press Yes to confirm.
Establish connection
Turn on Wi-Fi on the other device.
Find the list of available Wi-Fi networks.
Select your phone on the list.
Key in the required access code and establish a connection to your phone.
When the connection is established, you can access the internet from the other device.
You can connect up to three devices to your phone.
Exit
Press the Home key to return to standby mode.
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