You no longer have internet at home or in the office, but you can still connect via mobile internet on your mobile or tablet? Or you are in a place without Wi-Fi and you want to give someone else access to your mobile internet connection? Then you can temporarily set up your mobile or tablet as a mobile hotspot.
Note: a mobile hotspot is not the same as a Proximus Public Wi-Fi hotspot.
With a mobile hotspot, you can share the mobile internet connection of your mobile or tablet with other devices. What are the consequences on your usage?
You use data from your mobile data bundle.
This device also consumes data from your mobile data bundle. Please note that this may result in additional data usage, so turn off your mobile hotspot when you no longer need it.
Follow the steps to activate the mobile hotspot on your Android or iOS device.
Note: The menu options on your device may have a slightly different name. This depends on the brand and version of your device.
Your mobile hotspot is now active on your Android device.
To connect another device to your mobile hotspot, connect via Wi-Fi with the network name and password of your mobile hotspot.
Your mobile hotspot is now active on your iPhone of iPad.
To connect another device to your mobile hotspot, connect via Wi-Fi to your iPhone or iPad and enter the password for your mobile hotspot.