How to see or know who is connected to your Android mobile WiFi Hotspot? This article is a continuation of the previous tutorial that talks about How to activate and regulate cellular WiFi Hotspot of your Android device. And this article will help you to find out who is connected to your mobile hotspot WiFi network in android you’ve enabled.
Whenever you do not have Internet access, then you ask for help to those around you with Internet access that they have to share and able to help you to solve your problems. But, how? Namely, with the help of WiFi hotspots. A hotspot is any location where the web (WiFi) access is made available to the public. The hotspot is essentially a way to share your Internet connection with others. You can have multiple devices to share an internet connection via your Android device. You can even check and see who has connected to your hotspot. Here’s how to see who has connected to your hotspot android smartphone.
Here you can see who is linking to your Hotspot in two ways, namely through the menu settings and through notification bar. we look in more detail through the tutorial below.
How To Know Who is Connected To Your Android Mobile WiFi Hotspot
Through the Menu Settings
1. Go to Settings from the application menu of your device. Just tap on the Settings icon or Settings to access it.
2. Click “Tethering and Mobile Hotspot” to open the menu.
3. Press the menu option “mobile hotspot” to change your settings.
You may find a mobile data connection sharing devices via USB, WiFi or Bluetooth. But here we will arrange for a WiFi mobile Hotspot.
4. See who is connected.
Look at the label “devices connected”, there will be seen anybody and how many devices already connect to your hotspot. And below you can find the MAC address of users who is connect to your hotspot .
Media access control (MAC) is a 12-character typical recognize your Android device. It is unique for each Android device.
You can also see the IP address, MAC address, connection time, and duration of connections of the connected devices on your WiFi hotspot.
Through the Notification Bar
You can also immediately see how many devices are connected on your hotspot through Hotspot notification bar. Pull down (sliding down) on your Android screen and click on the “first device is connected to a mobile hotspot” that appear there.
Now that’s how to see who is connected to your mobile hotspot on your Android Smartphone. But here I would advise you to give a password so that you are more secure mobile hotspot, and others cannot be directly connected without your permission. Thank you for visiting, hopefully this short article may be useful to you.