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    Default s5 hotsport not working but teathering is?

    hey guys

    i just changed over from an s4 to an s5 and i cant seam to get the wireless hotspot working however the teathering works fine.

    it showes up in my computer and tryes to connect but eventally says its a limited access..
    i have tryed this in 3 computers and the same resault.
    i rang my provider amasim and they said all is activated and should be fine.
    i have turned off the phone and taken the sim in and out an that did nothing as well.

    anyone had this happen to them or can anyone help..
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    Default Re: s5 hotsport not working but teathering is?

    Quote Originally Posted by AC Question View Post
    hey guys

    i just changed over from an s4 to an s5 and i cant seam to get the wireless hotspot working however the teathering works fine.

    it showes up in my computer and tryes to connect but eventally says its a limited access..
    i have tryed this in 3 computers and the same resault.
    i rang my provider amasim and they said all is activated and should be fine.
    i have turned off the phone and taken the sim in and out an that did nothing as well.

    anyone had this happen to them or can anyone help..
    Could it be a restriction by your provider? They said everything is OK with the device. However, do they require another plan to fully use the Hotspot feature?

    Since the tethering is working fine, why don't you use that? Just curious.

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