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Using tethering on my mobile phone

Want to use your mobile phone to establish an internet connection from a laptop or desktop? It's called tethering. It's easy, but you need to set up your mobile phone for internet and activate data connections before you can use this function.

Step 1 of 8

Install iTunes

Go to www.itunes.com on your computer.

Find the download section on the website to download iTunes.

Download and install iTunes on your computer.

Step 2 of 8

Connect mobile phone and computer

Start the program iTunes on your computer.

Step 3 of 8

Connect mobile phone and computer

Connect the data cable to the socket at the bottom of your mobile phone and to the computer's USB port.

Step 4 of 8

Find "Personal Hotspot"

Tap Settings.

Step 5 of 8

Find "Personal Hotspot"

Tap Personal Hotspot.

Step 6 of 8

Turn on tethering

Tap the indicator next to Personal Hotspot to turn on tethering.

Step 7 of 8

Turn on tethering

If this is the first time you use the function:

Tap USB Only.

Step 8 of 8

Establish connection

An internet connection from your computer via your mobile phone is automatically established.

When the connection is established, you can access the internet from your computer.

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