Share connection on Samsung Galaxy Tab A6
Sharing your Samsung Galaxy Tab A6’s internet connection via Wi-Fi is an extremely convenient feature on the Samsung Galaxy Tab A6. Setting the Samsung Galaxy Tab A6 to modem mode allows you to share your phone connection with your friends or other devices. So in case you do not have proper Wifi access where you are, we will see in this article how to turn the Samsung Galaxy Tab A6 into a wifi hotspot. We will first see how to set up and configure connection sharing. Later we will see what connection sharing is and what it means for the Samsung Galaxy Tab A6.
How to share the connection of your Samsung Galaxy Tab A6
Turning the Samsung Galaxy Tab A6 into a WiFi hotspot is really simple. Actually, you only have to do 2 things. The first is to configure connection sharing and the second is to configure the network. All you have to do is follow the two steps below.
Enable Internet Connection Sharing on your Samsung Galaxy Tab A6
To share the Internet connection of the Samsung Galaxy Tab A6, you will first need to enable connection sharing. To do this, you can go to the menu Settings of your Samsung Galaxy Tab A6. Once you are there, you must enter. Wireless and networksand then access the tab Share internet connection. You will then be offered three options:
- Share the Wi-Fi internet connection: to be able to connect wireless devices
- USB Sharing – In case the Samsung Galaxy Tab A6 is connected to a computer
- Share via bluetooth phone
Once you have made your choice, simply check to set up tethering on your Samsung Galaxy Tab A6. As soon as it is activated, you should see a small icon in the notification bar.
Set up Wi-Fi connection sharing on your Samsung Galaxy Tab A6
Now that you have turned the Samsung Galaxy Tab A6 into modem mode, you need to set up your network so that other devices can connect. Only those who have chosen to share Wifi are affected by the setting. To configure, select Via Wi-Fi on the tab Share internet connection. When you are there, you have to go inside. Set up Wi-Fi hotspot. Now that you are on this page, it is easy to change your password to connect to the network of your Samsung Galaxy Tab A6. In this way, enter the password of your choice and confirm. Finally, it’s easy to override the network name if you want.
Connect to the network Samsung Galaxy Tab A6
Once the network is configured, you can connect to other devices. To do this, you simply need to bring your computer and search for the Samsung Galaxy Tab A6 network in the available WIFI networks. Once you’ve found it, you have the option to log in with the password you set. That’s it, you have a great internet connection!
Definition of Internet Sharing on a Samsung Galaxy Tab A6
Basically, connection sharing is sharing the 4G network of your Samsung Galaxy Tab A6 with other devices. This is why it is ideal when you do not have a Wi-Fi connection, but you have a 4G network on the Samsung Galaxy Tab A6. This will allow you to have a decent connection almost anywhere. One caveat: Keep in mind that the Samsung Galaxy Tab A6’s tethering uses mobile data. This means that the web console you use is removed from your mobile plan. Thus, it is possible to set a limit on mobile data consumption. So if it exceeds a certain limit, the Samsung Galaxy Tab A6 wifi hotspot stops.