Last updated on January 5th, 2022 at 07:40 am
Yes, You heard right. You can avoid hotspot Internet sharing with your friends without saying no and You just need to know, How to Block Wifi users on Android.
The Internet is now part of our life. Internet Enabled Android devices can fulfill all of our needs but what happens when your friends ask you to open hotspots so that they can use the Internet through wifi.
Because the two main causes behind are Highly Battery consumption and the other is Low Internet data (Conditional).
But you can’t say no to them, maybe your NO will make your enemy in your friend’s circle.
Here, I’ll show you how to block wifi users on Android from getting access to your hotspot for the Internet.
Let me Explain, You just need to change your Hotspot settings and free to share your internet through wifi.
Why? Because, After changing the hotspot settings. No one will able to access your Internet Data through the Wifi-hotspot.
Step 1. Go to Settings >>More
On an Android device, Go to settings then click on More.
Step 2. Click on Tethering & Portable Hotspot
After clicking on More, Click on Tethering & portable hotspot, and maybe if you found some changes in your Android so worry, every device has its own features.
Step 3. Click on Set up Wi-Fi hotspot
Click on Set up Wi-Fi hotspot for going into Wi-Fi hotspot settings.
Step 4. Select 5 GHz Band
5 GHz Band is an updated frequency mostly found in the Latest Android version like Nougat 7.0.
Set band setting from 2.4 GHz to 5 GHz. If you choose the 5GHz band then updated Android devices can get better signal strength from your hotspot and obviously better Internet connectivity through Wi-Fi.
But Outdated Android versions like Lollipop 5.0, Marshmellow 6.1, and even Oreo 8.0 can be connected to your device through a Wi-Fi hotspot but can’t access the Internet, here 5 GHz is useful for you.