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How To Set Up Mobile Hotspot On Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3

There are times when you are at a location where there is no WiFi or internet, but you need to connect to the internet. The Mobile Hotspot feature allows you to do that on Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3 phone. This feature also works great in places where the WiFi is spotty or keeps dropping the connection. This is also a good option is you need a secure connection to the internet.

Use the instructions below to setup your Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3 Mobile Hotspot and set its password.

 

How to turn the Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3 into a wireless hotspot:

  1. Power up your Huawei.
  2. Swipe down on your Home screen to open Notification Settings.
  3. Select Settings.
  4. Select Tethering and Wi-Fi hotspot.
  5. Select Mobile Hotspot.
  6. Toggle Mobile Hotspot to On.
  7. Select OK on the Attention screen advising you that WiFi will be turned off.
  8. Follow the directions at the bottom of the screen to connect another device to your Huawei.

 

How to change the password and security type for personal hotspot on Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3

The Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3 requires a password for its Personal Hotspot feature . The default security type is WPA2 encryption. Use these steps to change the settings:

  1. Power up your Huawei.
  2. Swipe down on your Home screen to open Notification Settings.
  3. Select Settings.
  4. Select Tethering and Wi-Fi hotspot.
  5. Select Mobile Hotspot.
  6. Tap the three dots to view more options.
  7. Select Configure.
  8. Change your password and Save.

 

You may find that, after setting up your Mobile Personal Hotspot on Huawei P20/P10/P9/P8/Honor 10/9/8/7/Mate 10/9/8/Y9/Y5/Y3, it doesn’t work. Your phone plan may not include mobile hotspot service. If that is the case, you will have to contact your cellphone carrier and upgrade your plan.

 

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