Start sharing your data connection

  1. On a Home screen, touch the Menu key (=).
  2. Touch "System settings".
  3. Under "Wireless & networks", touch "More …".
  4. Touch "Tethering & portable hotspot".
  5. Tick off "Portable Wi-Fi hotspot".

    The phone will start broadcasting its Wi-Fi network name (SSID).

  6. From your computer or other device, find and join your phone's network.

While your phone is sharing its mobile data connection as a portable Wi-Fi hotspot, a "Wi-Fi hotspot" icon will appear in the Status bar.