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Learn how to share your mobile internet with other devices using the LG K40.

 

On this page:

 

 

Set up

  1. From your apps list, tap Settings > Networks > Tethering > Mobile HotSpot.
  2. Tap Configure Mobile HotSpot to edit these settings:
    • Wi-Fi name (SSID)
    • Broadcast SSID
    • Security
    • Password
    • Show password
    • Maximum connections
    • Broadcast channel
  3. When finished, tap SAVE.
  4. Tap the Mobile HotSpot turn off timer to change the timeout:
    • After 5 min of inactivity
    • After 10 min of inactivity
    • After 15 min of inactivity
    • After 30 min of inactivity
    • Always stays on
  5. Tap Allowed devices to adjust these settings:
    • Tap the trash can to delete a device.
    • Tap the + plus sign to add a device.
    • Tap the Allow all devices checkbox to enable or disable.

 

Turn on / off

  1. From your apps list, tap Settings > Networks > Tethering.
  2. Tap the Mobile Hotspot switch to turn it on or off.

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