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Use Tethering to share your device’s Internet connection with a computer that connects to your device using a USB cable, or by Bluetooth.

Important: Use of the Tethering feature requires an additional subscription. Sign on to your account at or access your account using Sprint Zone (tap Apps apps icon > Sprint Zone sprint zone app icon) to learn more.

  1. From home, tap Apps apps icon > Settings settings app icon.
  2. Tap Hotspot and Tethering hotspot settings icon.

    screenshot of hotspot and tethering settings
  3. Select a tethering option: Bluetooth tethering or USB tethering.
  • Tethering is turned on, and your phone’s Internet connection can be shared with a connected device.
  • For USB tethering, connect your phone to the target device with the supplied USB cable.
  • For Bluetooth tethering, pair your phone with the other device using Bluetooth.