How to turn on Hotspot, NFC, Flashlight on LG Stylo 6 lmq730

Hotspot, NFC & Flashlight are very useful LG Stylo 6 features. We need to use them every now and then. In this post, we are going to learn how to set up these features and launch them in a single click using the navigation panel shortcut.

So, let’s proceed with the tutorial –

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The easiest way to turn on NFC on LG Stylo 6 is using the quick access icon in the notification panel.

Pull down the notification panel as shown above.

Swipe down the screen one more time. Follow the 2nd arrow in the above screenshot.

 

Look for NFC and tap this icon to turn it on.

 

 

You can also enable NFC using the settings app.

Open the Settings app located on your Stylo 6 home screen.

 

 

 

Now, click on “Connected devices” and turn on “NFC” as shown above.

 

 

NFC is used for file sharing and contactless payments at the POS terminal.

 

After NFC let’s see how to enable hotspot on Stylo 6 –

 

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To turn on mobile hotspot/tethering, open the Settings app located on your Stylo 6 home screen.

Now, select “Network & Internet”.

 

 

We are on the “Network and Internet” screen.

Click on “Tethering” & then “Mobile Hotspot”.

 

To use Hotspot, we need to configure it first.

Select the “Configure Mobile Hotspot” option as shown above.

Choose Security as “WPA2 PSK” & add an 8 digit password. The password can be alphanumeric with a minimum of 8 characters.

You can also set the maximum allowed connections. The default setting is 10.

Tap “Save” to use these settings.

 

The first time, it takes you through a hotspot tutorial. You can skip it if not needed.

 

I’ve set the Wifi password as 12345678

Now, turn on the Mobile hotspot using the toggle switch.

 

 

The Mobile hotspot is now active on LG Stylo 6.

To use the internet on another device you need to enter the Wifi password 12345678

 

LG Stylo 6 Flashlight Settings & Shortcut

 

There is no flashlight app on Stylo 6. You need to turn it on using the quick access icon in the notification panel.

Pull down the notification panel as shown in the first screenshot. Follow the red arrow.

Swipe down the screen one more time as shown in the 2nd screenshot. Follow the yellow arrow.

 

Look for the “Flashlight icon” in the notification panel and tap on it.

When turned on the icon color changes from black to blue.

As long as the flashlight remains on, a notification shows up on the screen – “Flashlight is on”. Tap on it to turn off the flashlight.

 

How happy are you with the LG Stylo 6? Please share your experience in the comment section below.

 

 

 

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