Turning on personal hotspot

Apple iPhone 5S on iOS 12.0.0

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You can share your device's cellular connection over Wi-Fi by setting up a Personal Hotspot. If this option is not present on your device, or cannot be enabled, your carrier's network or your specific cellular plan might not support the feature.

  1. Note: With Personal Hotspot, you can share your internet connection with other devices. You'll be charged for the data used by all devices connected to your hotspot. Contact your carrier for more information about your personal hotspot options.

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    From the Home screen, tap Settings.

    The indicator is in the center.
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    Tap Personal Hotspot.

    The indicator is in the bottom left.
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    Tap or slide the Personal Hotspot switch to ON.

    Note: Due to power usage, we recommend plugging your device in while using Personal Hotspot.

    The indicator is in the top right.
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