Monday, February 28, 2011

How to setup Xoom as WiFi hotspot

A Wi-Fi hotspot can provide portable, convenient internet access to other Wi-Fi enabled devices.

To Turn Xoom tablet into a WiFi hotspot, do it step by step.
1. First turn off your WiFi. Touch Apps > Setting > Wireless & networks > WiFi.
2. Then turn on the hotspot. Touch Apps > Setting > Wireless & networks > Tethering & portable hotspot > Wi-Fi hotspot.
3. Configure your hotspot security.

Touch Portable Wi-Fi hotspot settings > Network SSID.
Type your hotspot name as Network SSID and touch Next.
There are two security options: Open and WPA2 PSK. WPA2 is the most secure and users only access the WiFi hotspot with the correc password. If you choose WPA2 PSK, you can set up a unique password.
Touch Save to complete the settings.


  1. Does not work for my xoom

  2. Thanks for the information I hope it will function when I connect it to a hot spot net