How to set up a wi-fi hotspot on Android

What is a Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot or Mobile Hotspot on Android

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 Set a Static IP-Address for Wi-Fi on Android 4 to 9

If you encounter problems while using DHCP (auto IP obtaining) on Android you might need to manually set a static IP-address.  You may also decide to assign a static address to your Android phone if you want to use a specific IP on a Wi-Fi network but don’t want to set up the IP reservation on your access point 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 and continue using DHCP. Here is how to set a static IP-address on an Android phone or tablet running Android 4 to 9 version.  Continue reading