How to Set up/ Use Your iPhone as WiFi Hotspot.
Internet has became the basic needs of every individual these days. We can definitely give up food for one time but it is impossible to live without checking your mails, social networking, texting and sharing lot of stuff over internet. However it stop our heart beating when we need internet so badly and guess what Router stops working. We end up calling our ISP (Internet Service Provider) and get to know it can’t fix immediately. In that case you can definitely turn up to your Apple iPhone.
Apple iPhone is one of the most advanced smart phone. You can do most of your work directly through iPhone such as Facebook, Emails, Chatting etc. But We all need desktop or laptop to send that important file. In that case iPhone’s Hotspot feature can save your life and you can access internet on your computer with in few simple steps as mentioned below.
Step 1: Go To Setting on your iPhone Home Screen or you can find it under utilities. Click On It.
Step 2: Once you have settings up go to Cellular and check your Cellular Data should be ON. It’s recommended to keep Voice & Data on 3G, 4G or LTE mode for better speed and connection.
Step 3: If above mentioned settings looks good on your iPhone, then go to Personal Hotspot and slide the little button. Green symbol show it is ON.
Now there are two ways you can take the benefits of this wonderful feature. Either you set up the wired connection to use single device such as single laptop or desktop or if you want to create a wifi hotspot the you need to follow few more steps.
Step 4: Now your hotspot shows green as On. In order to set it up as wifi hotspot your laptops or other devices need to find your iPhone under available wireless network.
It will also require the wireless key which is written as wifi password on the same window. You can also personalized this connection by putting custom key.
In order to set up wifi connection go to System Preferences or Click the Wireless symbol on top to see available network it will ask you to enter the wifi key set.
Once you enter the correct key you should get connected to internet with your hotspot connection
Remember you are connected through your data provider (cellular service provider). It’s not that fast as your broadband but it can certainly help you finishing your unfinished business. However you might end up paying high data charges in case your usage is high ( Download/KB)