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How to Connect Mobile Hotspots to Chromebook

Mobile hotspots are becoming more common as people need to stay connected while on the go. If you have a Chromebook and want to connect to a mobile hotspot, you have come to the right place.

Here in this detailed guide, we will discuss how to connect to a mobile hotspot on a Chromebook. You can also check our guide on; how to connect to WiFi on Chromebook.

How to Connect Mobile Hotspots to Chromebook

Connecting to a mobile hotspot on a Chromebook is a simple process that can be done in just a few steps. You can easily connect your Chromebook to a mobile hotspot. For that, follow the below-mentioned steps:

Step 1: First, turn on the mobile hotspot on your mobile device. It can vary depending on the device. To do so, open the settings app, search for mobile hotspot settings, and turn it ON.

Step 2: Once the mobile hotspot is activated. Click the “Quick Settings Panel” in the lower right corner of your screen. Then click on the “WiFi” icon.

Turning WiFi on Chromebook from the Quick Settings Panel

Step 3: Now, turn ON the WiFi toggle. Here, you will get your mobile hotspot network name.

Selecting Mobile Hotspot from the Quick Settings Panel

Step 4: Choose the network and enter the password. Then click on the “Connect” button.

Entering Mobile Hotspot Password

Step 5: After connecting your Chromebook to the mobile hotspot. Open your web browser and navigate to a website to verify; that you have an active internet connection.

Default Theme on Google Chrome

You have successfully connected to your mobile hotspot if the internet is working.

Note:- If you are having issues connecting to a mobile hotspot. Then just remember that you have to turn ON the mobile data and mobile hotspot on your device.

That’s it; this is how you can connect mobile hotspots to Chromebook. If you want to connect to a WiFi network on your Chromebook, you can check our guide on; how to pin a website to your Chromebook Shelf.


You also can check out our Chromebook troubleshooting guide if you are new to Chromebook and Chrome OS.

I hope this Chromebook guide was helpful to you. If you liked the article, share it with your friends. If you have some suggestions, do not hesitate to leave them in the comments section. We are always there to assist you.

Ajoy Kumar
Ajoy Kumarhttps://thechromeguide.com
I love using Chromebook. So, I created TheChromeGuide.com to share my knowledge of ChromeOS, Chrome and Chromecast.
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