How To Use Wi-Fi Hotspot Capability Of iPhone 7 And iPhone 7 Plus

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Using the Wi-Fi Hotspot capability of your iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus comes handy especially when connecting other devices to the Internet. You may also find it useful to set up your iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus as a Wi-Fi Hotspot whenever there is slow or weak public Wi-Fi signal strength.

To utilize the Wi-Fi hotspot capability of your iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus device, you must first set up the Hotspot on your device. This guide teaches our readers how to change the password and the security type of their iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus mobile hotspot.

 

Using iPhone7 and iPhone 7 Plus Hotspot Capability

  1. Turn your iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus on
  2. Open the settings from the Home screen
  3. Tap on Cellular
  4. Choose Personal Hotspot
  5. Toggle On the Wi-Fi switch
  6. Create your password by following the directions below;
    • Settings>Personal Hotspot>Password
    • Then type in your new password

 

Changing the Hotspot Name on your iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus

  1. Ensure your iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus is powered on.
  2. Tap on Settings from your device’s home screen.
  3. Select About then tap on Name
  4. Now, enter your new name for the iPhone 7 Hotspot

 

If you end up with a non functional mobile Hotspot after correctly following the steps to create it, then its good to consult your wireless carrier because a few data plans do not provide mobile hotspot until when you upgrade to it. The wireless carrier might give you a compatible plan.