Nokia® Lumia 1020 - How to set up your smartphone as a portable Wi-Fi hotspot

You can set up your smartphone as a Wi-Fi™ source for computers and other smartphones with Wi-Fi capability.

  1. From the Home screen, swipe the screen to the left.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Select internet sharing.
  4. Toggle Sharing to On.
  5. Tap Setup.
  6. Type your desired Broadcast name for the Wi-Fi network.
  7. Type a Password to connect to this network. Anybody who wants to connect to your shared connection needs to enter this password.
  8. Tap the check mark to save your settings.
  9. Your portable Wi-Fi hotspot is set up.
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