How to set up a wi-fi hotspot on Android

What is mobile wifi-hotspot

Wifi-hotspot is a feature that allows Android device work as a Wireless Access Point (AP). In this mode Android smartphone or tablet connects to the Internet via 3G/LTE and uses its wifi-module purely to distribute the Internet to other devices. Mobile Hotspot feature would be very useful, for instance, when you are outside and wish to connect your laptop to the Internet. Continue reading

How to manually assign a static IP-address on Android

Here is how to specify and use a static IP address on your Android phone or tablet. You might need this setting if you encounter problems while using DHCP (auto IP obtaining) on Android, if you want to use a specific IP without setting up the reservation or if you don’t have access to the router settings. You can easily revert the network setting to its default state at any time. Continue reading