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Tethering Settings

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

For more information, see Tethering.

Note: Using the tethering feature consumes battery power and uses data services.

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

    screenshot of hotspot and tethering
  3. Choose an option:
  • Bluetooth tethering: Pair your device with the computer via Bluetooth. Consult the computer’s documentation for more information about configuring your computer to pair using Bluetooth. Tap Bluetooth tethering to turn tethering on.
  • USB tethering: Connect the computer to your phone via USB cable, and then tap USB tethering to turn tethering on.