Samsung Galaxy S III

Samsung Galaxy S III

Use tethering - Samsung Galaxy S III

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You can use your phone to create an internet connection from a laptop or desktop. Follow these instructions to use tethering.
You need to set up your phone for internet to use this function. Click here for information on how to set up your phone for internet.

Step 1 of 8

Connect phone and computer

Connect the data cable to the socket and to your computer's USB port.

Step 2 of 8

Turn on tethering

Press Apps.

Step 3 of 8

Turn on tethering

Press Settings.

Step 4 of 8

Turn on tethering

Press More settings.

Step 5 of 8

Turn on tethering

Press Tethering and portable hotspot.

Step 6 of 8

Turn on tethering

Press USB tethering to turn on tethering.

Step 7 of 8

Turn on tethering

When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.

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Step 8 of 8

Establish connection

An internet connection from the computer via your phone is automatically established.
When the connection is established, you can access the internet from your computer.

1. Connect phone and computer

Connect the data cable to the socket and to your computer's USB port.

2. Turn on tethering

Press Apps.
Press Settings.
Press More settings.
Press Tethering and portable hotspot.
Press USB tethering to turn on tethering.
When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.

3. Establish connection

An internet connection from the computer via your phone is automatically established.
When the connection is established, you can access the internet from your computer.
Samsung Galaxy S III