iPhone 6 Personal Hotspot Setup Guide for Starters

You can use Personal
Hotspot to share your iPhone Internet connection with other devices like a
computer. The Internet connection can be shared using Wi-Fi, Bluetooth or a USB
cable. Generally, other iOS devices share Internet connection using Wi-Fi.
use personal hotspot iphone6 tutorialImportant Notes:
Personal Hotspot
with the iPhone 6 will only work if the phone is connected to the Internet via
cellular data network.  Given the fact
that this feature may not be available with all carriers, contacting your
Internet service provider is recommended prior to setting up or using Personal
Hotspot with your new iPhone device.

How to share
Internet connection with iPhone 6 Personal Hotspot?

In order to use
Personal hotspot and share internet connection on your iPhone 6, you will need
to set up the service with your carrier beforehand. Here’s how:
  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Tap on Cellular.
  3. Select Personal Hotspot (if
    available). Follow the on-screen prompts/instructions to complete the
    setup or contact your carrier for more information and Personal Hotspot
    setup support.
Note: Additional
charges/fees may apply for using this feature. To avoid incurring (unwanted)
extra charges, please verify with your carrier first.
  1. Enable/activate Personal
    Hotspot.
After you activate
or enable Personal Hotspot on your iPhone 6, other devices may now connect to
the Internet using any of the following methods:
  1. Via Wi-Fi
To connect to the
Internet with the iPhone 6 Personal Hotspot through Wi-Fi, tap to select your
iPhone 6 from the list of available Wi-Fi networks on the other device.
  1. Via USB
To connect to the
Internet with the iPhone 6 Personal Hotspot through USB cable, follow these
steps:
  • Connect the iPhone to your
    computer using the USB cable the comes with it.
  • Get to your computer’s
    network preferences, select iPhone and configure the network settings.
  1. Via Bluetooth
To connect to the
Internet with the iPhone 6 Personal Hotspot via Bluetooth, follow these steps:
  • Go to your iPhone Settings.
  • Tap on Bluetooth from the
    Settings menu.
  • Enable/ turn on Bluetooth.
  • Pair and connect your iPhone
    6 with your other Bluetooth devices to share Internet connection.
You may change the
Wi-Fi Password for your iPhone 6. To do so, go to Settings, tap Personal
Hotspot, select Wi-Fi Password and then enter your new password. As
recommended, passwords must be at least 8 characters in length.
To monitor your
cellular data network usage, while using Personal Hotspot with your iPhone 6,
go to Settings, then tap Cellular.

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