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Learn how to share your mobile internet with other devices using the LG G8 ThinQ.

 

On this page:

 

 

Set up

  1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
  2. Tap the 'Networks' tab.
  3. Tap Tethering > Mobile HotSpot.
  4. If necessary, tap the Mobile HotSpot switch to ON.
  5. Tap Configure Mobile HotSpot.
  6. Edit the available settings as necessary:
    • Wi-Fi name (SSID)
    • Broadcast SSID
    • Security
    • Password
    • Show password
    • Maximum connections
    • Broadcast channel
    • Auto select
  7. When finished, tap SAVE
  8. Tap Mobile HotSpot turn off timer to select desired setting:
    • After 5 min of inactivity
    • After 10 min of inactivity
    • After 15 min of inactivity
    • After 30 min of inactivity
    • Always stays on
  9. Tap Allowed devices to adjust these settings:
    • Tap the trashcan to delete a device.
    • Tap the + plus sign to add a device.
    • Tap the Allow all devices checkbox to enable or disable.
  10. If desired, tap the Wi-Fi Sharing slider to enable this feature. Wi-Fi sharing lets you share the Internet from a Wi-Fi network instead of mobile data.
  11. If prompted, tap OK.

 

Turn on / off

  1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
  2. Tap the 'Networks' tab.
  3. Tap Tethering > Mobile HotSpot.
  4. Tap the Mobile HotSpot switch to ON or OFF.

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