Setup Device as Wireless Modem for PC - Samsung Galaxy Note II

On the Handset

Setup a Secured Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot

  1. Tap the Apps icon

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  2. Tap Settings

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  3. Tap More Settings

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  4. Tap Tethering and Portable Hotspot

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  5. Tap Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot

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  6. Tap Configure

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  7. Tap the Network SSID field

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  8. Delete the existing name

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  9. Enter a new SSID name (i.e. My Wi-Fi Hotspot)

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  10. Tap the Password field

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  11. Delete the existing password

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  12. Enter a new password

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  13. Tap Done

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  14. Tap Save

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  15. Tap the Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot slider to enable

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  16. Your device is now set up as a wireless modem

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  17. Press the Home key to return to the home screen

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Setup an Open Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot

  1. Tap the Apps icon

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  2. Tap Settings

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  3. Tap More Settings

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  4. Tap Tethering and Portable Hotspot

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  5. Tap Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot

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  6. Tap Configure

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  7. Tap the Network SSID field

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  8. Delete the existing name

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  9. Enter a new SSID name (i.e. My Wi-Fi Hotspot)

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  10. Tap the Security field

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  11. Tap Open

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  12. Tap Done

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  13. Tap Save

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  14. Tap the Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot slider to enable

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  15. Your device is now set up as a wireless modem

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  16. Press the Home key to return to the home screen

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On the PC

Connect to a Secured Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot

  1. Click Start

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  2. Click Connect To

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  3. Click Wireless Network Connection

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  4. Find and select the Network SSID you created in the list of Wi-Fi networks (i.e. My Wi-Fi Hotspot)

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  5. Click Connect

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  6. Click the Network Key field
  7. Enter the network password

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  8. Click the Confirm Network Key field
  9. Enter the password to confirm

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  10. Click Connect

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  11. Wait until the connection is made
  12. Your PC is now connected to the phone's Internet connection

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Connect to a Secured Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot

  1. Click Start

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  2. Click Connect To

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  3. Click Wireless Network Connection

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  4. Find and select the Network SSID you created in the list of Wi-Fi networks (i.e. My Wi-Fi Hotspot)

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  5. Click Connect

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  6. Wait until the connection is made
  7. Your PC is now connected to the phone's Internet connection

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