Enable WiFi Tethering on Samsung Galaxy J1- WiFi Hotpost, USB, Bluetooth Tethering

Using the Mobile hotspot you can share internet of your device with other devices nearby. This option is the stock Android feature and it’s available on Samsung Galaxy J1 phone as well.Samsung Galaxy J1 Hotspot

There are three options on Samsung Galaxy J1 through which you can share your mobile data with other devices around. They are –

  • WiFi tethering or WiFi hotspot
  • USB tethering
  • Bluetooth tethering

WiFi Tethering

To enable WiFi hotspot, do this –
  • On the Apps screen, tap Settings.Galaxy J1 Settings 
  • Now then tap on Tethering and Mobile hotspot. Samsung Galaxy J1 Tethering
  • Tap the Mobile hotspot switch to activate it.Samsung Galaxy J1 Tethering
  • appears on the status bar. Other devices can find your device in the Wi-Fi networks list.
  • To set a password for the mobile hotspot, tap Configure hotspot.Galaxy J1 Tethering Hotspot
  • On the other device’s screen, search for and select your device from the Wi-Fi networks list.
  • On the connected device, use the device’s mobile data connection to access the Internet.

USB Tethering

Using the USB tethering options, you can share the device’s mobile data connection with other devices via a USB cable. To do that –
  • On the Apps screen, tap Settings.Galaxy J1 Settings
  • Then head to Tethering and Mobile hotspot. Samsung Galaxy J1 Tethering
  • Connect your device to the computer via the USB cable.Samsung Galaxy J1 Tethering
  • Tick USB tethering appears on the status bar when the two devices are connected.
On the computer, use your device’s mobile data connection.

Bluetooth Tethering

Using the Bluetooth Tethering you can share the device’s mobile data connection with other devices via Bluetooth. You should ensure that the computer that you connect to supports the Bluetooth feature. Pair your device with the other device via Bluetooth.
Follow the process mentioned below to enable Bluetooth tethering on Galaxy J1 –
  • On the Apps screen of your device, tap Settings.Galaxy J1 Settings
  • Now go to Tethering and Mobile hotspot. Samsung Galaxy J1 Tethering
  • Tick Bluetooth tethering.Samsung Galaxy J1 Tethering
  • On the connected device, open the Bluetooth settings screen, tap Internet access appears on the status bar when the two devices are connected.
  • On the connected device, use the device’s mobile data connection to access the Internet
So that’s how you can share internet or data on your mobile with other devices nearby.