Having a smartphone, you could access the internet anytime you want. Plus, you might even connect your device hotspot to your computer or laptop. This is called tethering. This time, we are going to explain more about tethering on your Samsung Galaxy S20. With a mobile hotspot, you might use the internet with other devices or even other smartphones. Tethering on the Galaxy S20 could be connected to other portable devices. Of course, they need to have supported tethering feature. Well, let’s talk more about it for further information below!
How to Set Up Wi-Fi Tethering on The Galaxy S20
Setting up a Wi-Fi hotspot is easy; it needs only 2 minutes. Anyone including you must enable to set up Wi-Fi tethering as well as read the instructions below first.
- Configure your Wi-Fi hotspot
Do not start tethering without configuring your Wi-Fi hotspot first. It is easy to do though. You just need to rename your Network SSID with whatever you want such as your name maybe. Then, set up a password so that only some people could use your Wi-Fi hotspot. The last, let you press ‘Save‘.
- Swipe up from your Home screen
To access and open the Apps screen, you just need to swipe up your home screen. Then, launch and tap the ‘Settings’ icon that is available on the notification panel. Choose the ‘Connection’. This will display a new screen containing some features including network connectivity and related options.
- Tap option ‘Mobile Hotspot and tethering’
Let you scroll down the screen until you see the option ‘Mobile Hotspot and tethering’. Tap it. Let you turn on it by swiping it until you see the green color. Then, your mobile tethering is ready to share with other devices. Remember, it could be used by only 10 devices.
Connecting to Galaxy S20 Hotspot
To connect to the Galaxy s20 hotspot to your device, you need to so some necessary tips, such as:
- Setting up your Wi-Fi first
To use the tethering, you must turn on your Wi-Fi connection. Its steps are almost the same as setting up a Wi-Fi hotspot. You just need to go to Setting ⇒ Connection ⇒ Wi-Fi. Turn on Wi-Fi access by swiping the toggle.
You cannot use tethering without writing down the password if it uses a password. Ask your friends that provide tethering for you the password for Wi-Fi connection.
Finally, to set up Wi-Fi tethering for Galaxy S20 is almost similar to all android smartphones including Xiaomi, Asus, Samsung, etc.