October 7, 2012

Share Samsung Galaxy Y Internet – Thru Wi-Fi Tethering

A how to turn your Samsung Galaxy Y GT-S5360 into a Wi-Fi hotspot, you can share your Samsung Galaxy Y internet connection to other Wi-Fi enabled device like laptop, tablets and mobile phones. It’s a cool feature where you can use your Samsung Galaxy Y to act as a Wi-Fi router with an option to set WPA-PSK security. So if your Samsung Galaxy Y GT-S5360 phone has an unlimited data plan then share it to your laptop, tablet and mobile by following this few steps below.

Samsung Galaxy Y WiFi Tethering Steps

1. Open Settings and select 'Wireless and networks'

2. Open 'Tethering and portable hotspots'

3. Tick or check - Portable WiFi hotspot

To Create a Wi-Fi Protected Setup:

1. Go to 'Portable Wi-Fi hotspot settings'
2. Open 'Configure portable Wi-Fi hotspot'
3. Popup menu will open, tap on 'Security' drop down option and select 'WPA2 PSK'
4. In Password text box, create and type your Wi-Fi password.
5. You can change 'Network SSID' if you wish then click 'Save' and you're done.

If you want to configure you Samsung Galaxy Y GPRS 3G MMS Settings go here. You may also read this post Best Android Video Player For Samsung Galaxy Y.


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  2. Anonymous5/04/2013

    i could access in any of the above directions huhuhu

  3. Anonymous5/15/2013

    It's for samsung galaxy models, all are under settings menu