Use Motorola Atrix as Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot

Edited by Timbuktu, Reema, Charmed, Eng and 1 other

In this article I will guide you on how you can use your Motorola Atrix HD as your portable WiFi hotspot. You will find it very helpful to have a WiFi hotspot and Motorola Atrix has that capability. Below are the basic steps on how you can set this up.

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The steps below is also applicable with Motorola RAZR.

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Instructions

  1. 1
    On the main menu of your mobile tap the 'Applications' which is located on the lower middle part of your mobile.
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  2. 2
    From Applications look for settings and then tap 'Settings'
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  3. 3
    Under Settings tap 'Tethering and Mobile Hotspot'
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  4. 4
    Then under Tethering and Mobile Hotspot tap 'Mobile Hotspot Settings'
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  5. 5
    Then tap 'Mobile Hotspot'
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  6. 6
    Then there will be a popup window Warning, after you read it tap 'OK'
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  7. 7
    Then tap 'Configure Mobile Hotspot'
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  8. 8
    Then a popup window will appear tap 'Network SSID', you should see your default SSID name and make sure that you tap / tick Broadcast SSID.
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  9. 9
    Then enter a new SSID name that you prefer, then tap password and enter your preferred password, then tap Save.
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  10. 10
    After popup window appears which indicates that your settings has been modified, tap 'Restart Now'
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  11. 11
    The Hotspot will then be activated and you should see a wireless icon on the upper left corner of your mobile and other devices will be able to see your WiFi (SSID) to connect.
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Categories : Motorola

Recent edits by: Eng, Charmed, Reema

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